08-Miesha-Tate-TUF-17-Finale-wUFC president Dana White, for the longest time, said women would never fight in the UFC. Miesha Tate didn’t take that as a slight, she took it as a personal challenge.

“I don’t like to be told know,” she said in a recent episode of UFC Ultimate Insider. “So I was on a mission to show him and prove him wrong. It became a goal and it became a dream and now it’s become a reality.”

Check out Miesha Tate’s UFC Ultimate Insider interview leading up to Wednesday night’s premiere of The Ultimate Fighter: Team Rousey vs. Team Tate.

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