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Just a few years ago, UFC President Dana White said he never envisioned women's fighting ever happening in the Octagon, but now everything has officially changed forever. read news >>
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Strikeforce women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey is officially UFC bound.
Following a week's worth of reports about a potential deal, UFC President Dana White today confirmed the signing.
White confirmed the UFC deal, which is the first for a female fighter, today while a guest on "The Jim Rome Show" ahead of Saturday's UFC 154 event.
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Strikeforce bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey will reportedly become the first female to join the UFC roster, according to TMZ.com. read news >>
So the heavier men, Chris Weidman and Vitor Belfort, get headlining duties. Ronda Rousey is without a doubt one of the biggest draws in mixed martial arts (MMA) today. So why is the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) women's bantamweight champion not headlining pay-per-view (PPV) events? Because she weighs a measly 135 pounds, according to company president Dana White. Before you get all riled up and start crying foul, dive in to see White's explanation to UFC's The Download. "It has nothing t read news >>
With Ronda Rousey vs. Cat Zingano moved to UFC 184, the new co-main event on January 3rd features Donald Cerrone against Myles Jury in a lightweight showdown. For the 2nd time in as many fights, Donald Cerrone takes the co-main event slot on a UFC PPV. The lightweight contender was reportedly going to face Myles Jury at UFC Fight Night: McGregor vs. Siver in Boston, but Dana White tweeted out news that Cerrone vs. Jury is now the co-main of UFC 182 in Las Vegas: Head of PR Vitor Belfort started read news >>
While originally scheduled as the co-main event for UFC 182, UFC bantamweight women's champion Ronda Rousey will instead defend her title against Cat Zingano at UFC 184. The bout will still serve as the co-main event on the new card. UFC President Dana White made the news official Wednesday with a video post on Instagram. UFC 184 is set to take place at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California on February 28, 2015. This marks the UFC's first return to the city and that particular venue sinc read news >>
The UFC has officially announced that Ronda Rousey will defend her women's Bantamweight against Cat Zingano at UFC 182 in Las Vegas, Nevada on January 3, 2015. It's on. It's official. It's definitely, totally happening. UFC president Dana White confirmed Ronda Rousey's next fight to Fox Sports 1's UFC Tonight last night. UFC 182 will be headlined by the much anticipated Light Heavyweight title fight between Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier. Rousey vs. Zingano will be the co-main event. The 27-year-o read news >>
Ronda Rousey will defend her UFC women's bantamweight title in January against top challenger Cat Zingano. That's according to a report from broadcaster Ariel Helwani on Wednesday's UFC Tonight program. Dana White says @RondaRousey vs. @CatZingano is set for UFC 182 in Vegas. — UFC Tonight (@UFCTonight) October 23, 2014 If all goes according to plan, this will be one of two title bouts at UFC 182. In the other, Jon Jones will put his light heavyweight belt on the line against Daniel Cormier. Rou read news >>
Signed, sealed and delivered. If 2014 is the year Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) would like to forget, forever, then the world's leading mixed martial arts (MMA) league is looking to erase the bad memories with a quickness in 2015. As expected, UFC Women's Bantamweight Champion, Ronda Rousey -- who company president Dana White claims is a bigger draw than former champions Brock Lesnar and Georges St. Pierre ever were (read more here) -- will co-headline a pay-per-view (PPV) event opposite read news >>
Cat Zingano officially put an end to any hopes of a Ronda Rousey-Gina Carano pairing in the immediate future with her technical knockout victory against Amanda read news >>
Cat Zingano officially put an end to any hopes of a Ronda Rousey-Gina Carano pairing in the immediate future with her technical knockout victory against Amanda Nunes at UFC 178. read news >>