Just 57 days after defeating Meisha Tate she will face what should be the toughest challenge of her career in Sarah McMann.
This Saturday is a true test of Rousey’s popularity. When Rashad Evans was pulled from the card due to injury last week that left Rousey as the only proven PPV star on the card.
These two legends of women’s MMA are forever joined together in a legacy of personality clashes reminiscent of Ali and Frasier.
This fight is huge for MMA and a star like Rousey could really help push the UFC into the mainstream.
Ronda Rousey has an Olympic judo medal, a commanding presence and a merciless string of victories in her short mixed martial arts career.
Former Olympic judo bronze medalist and rising mixed-martial arts star Ronda Rousey will fight in the main event at UFC 157 on Feb. 23 in Anaheim, Calif., where she will face Liz Carmouche in the first women’s fight in UFC history.