Still, UFC president Dana White credits her as the only reason female weight classes were opened in the UFC.
Ronda was caught leaving Los Angeles last week (ends26Jan18) and told TMZ cameras she was off to South America. Yet, also confirming the rumors that have been circulating.
Rousey seems to be all-in on her future with the company, calling her WWE career "First priority on my timeline for the next several years". Rousey is longtime fan of professional wrestling and inherited her nickname from the legendary "Rowdy" Roddy Piper.
Founder of MyMMANews.com - After writing for Ultimate MMA magazine and serving as the editor for U.S. Combat Sports, both of which went on hiatus, I decided to venture out on my own and enlist a staff of writers and photographers that could help me achieve my goal of telling stories that would otherwise go untold. I haven't walked into any places to enjoy the event, I walk in to enjoy the result.
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When the rapper left campus, students crowded around the motorcade and chased it down Miller Drive, The Miami Hurricane reported. The students were then released onto the field at the back of the school, initially confused about who they'd see.
Rey said of his Royal Rumble appearance to the WWE after the match: "It's incredible".
Now, Rousey is just looking forward to the next chapter. We have the Smackdown World Title match set for "Wrestlemania XXXIV" but there are over two months before we get there, along with the "Fastlane 2018" pay per view in March. Backgrounds in amateur wrestling and various martial arts have helped UFC stars to transition successfully from the real fighting in the world of MMA to the scripted fighting of the WWE.
Performing in the WWE should not be too much of a stretch for Rousey, who had roles in The Expendables 3, Furious 7 and the Entourage film.
"Look what happened after she lost to Holly Holm, she became a different person", he said. "I never retired from judo", Rousey said to ESPN.