LOS ANGELES - Ronda Rousey's legacy in mixed martial arts is already secure.
She was the fighter who pushed the UFC to break the gender barrier, the first women's headliner in the company and the first UFC women's bantamweight champion.
But while Rousey has blazed an impressive trail in putting together an undefeated record, with all wins via finish, she won't be fully satisfied with her career unless she gets to fight the woman who got her interested in fighting in the first place.
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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) -- acting as its own regulatory body overseas -- has released the UFC Fight Night 43 medical suspensions and corresponding injuries for those fighters competing at the "Te Huna vs. Marquardt" mixed martial arts (MMA) event last weekend (Sat., June 28, 2014) in Auckland, New Zealand.
And local hero Soa Palelei is leaving a little worse for the wear.
The heavyweight slugger joins Gian Villante, Mike Rhodes, and Charles Oliveira on the list more
Jim Miller and Jessamyn Duke led a lengthy list of UFC Fight Night 45 fighters that were medically suspended following knockouts in eight of the 11 fights on the card. more
In a night filled with slam-bang action -- as well as brutal finishes -- a handful of competitors will be forced to ride the pine until further notice.
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) will be losing 10 of its 22 fighters who competed at the UFC Fight Night 45: "Cerrone vs. Miller" mixed martial arts (MMA) event last Wednesday night (July 16, 2014) inside Revel Resort in Atlantic City, New Jersey.
At least until their physicians clear them to come back.
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Jim Miller led a list of six fighters who received indefinite medical suspensions following Wednesday night's UFC Fight Night 45 event in Atlantic City, New Jersey, according to information released by the New Jersey State Athletic Control Board.
The usually violent show featured nine finishes out of 11 fights, and the medical suspension report reflects that number, as Miller, Alptekin Ozkilic, Alex White, Jessamyn Duke, Jerrod Sanders and Tina Lahdemaki all were handed indefinite sentences pend more
Not only did Jim Miller lose his bout against Donald Cerrone at UFC Fight Night "Cerrone vs. Miller" on Wednesday, but the hometown fighter will also not see action for at least 30 days. more
Following a KO heavy fight card on Wednesday night in Atlantic City, six fighters have been medically suspended for an indefinite time period. The first of two UFC Fight Night cards this weekend featured an array of vicious knockouts and stoppages, which is evident in the post-fight medical report released by the New Jersey State Athletic Control Board.
The judges overseeing the event were given an easy night, as nine of the eleven fights on the UFC Fight Night: Atlantic City card ended within t more
That took all of 20 minutes.
Easy come, easy go.
Top Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight Khabib Nurmagomedov agreed to fight Donald Cerrone at the upcoming UFC 178: "Jones vs. Gustafsson 2" pay-per-view (PPV) event, which takes place on Sept. 27, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
20 minutes later, he blew out his knee. . @danawhite says 20 minutes after Khabib-Cerrone fight was signed, Khabib blew his knee out and the fight is off UFC 178 card
— Kevin Iole (@KevinI) July 18, 2014 Mixed mar more
UFC President Dana White is hopeful he’ll get Gina Carano signed next week. And when it happens, he plans to have her fight Ronda Rousey for the bantamweight title.Filed under: Featured, MMA Rumors, News, UFC more