Ronda Rousey following UFC 193 loss to Holly Holm: 'I'll be back'

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Less than 24 hours after her loss to Holly Holm at UFC 193, Ronda Rousey took to Instagram to thank her supporters and assure them that she'll return to the octagon after taking some time off.

"I just wanted to thank everyone for the love and support," she wrote. "I appreciate the concerns about my health, but I'm fine. As I had mentioned ...Read more

Ronda Rousey has earned right to rematch with Holly Holm, UFC president says

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By producing the remarkable upset of Ronda Rousey, Holly Holm has earned the opportunity to duplicate it.

Dana White, the Ultimate Fighting Championship president, told reporters Sunday in Melbourne, Australia, that he'll pursue a rematch between his former champion and the still-unbeaten Holm, who stands as the first-ever boxing and UFC ...Read more

Holm stuns Rousey with a second-round knockout

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Down Under, the expected outcome turned upside down at UFC 193 on Sunday in Melbourne, Australia.

Holly Holm took away Ronda Rousey's Ultimate Fighting Championship women's bantamweight belt, turning Rousey's aggression against her, producing a stunning upset victory and a site to be seen.

After belting Rousey with a left hand to the head that...Read more

Holly Holm isn't fazed being a huge underdog against Ronda Rousey

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Holly Holm boasts world-championship boxing skills, is schooled by the best mixed martial arts trainers available, and counts Jon Jones, a former Ultimate Fighting Championship light-heavyweight champion, as a consultant.

Yet Holm is a 20-1 underdog against Ronda Rousey, UFC's undefeated bantamweight champion, for their scheduled five-round ...Read more

Analysis: Jon Jones' special treatment moves him closer to regaining UFC belt

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There are rules for the rest of us, and then there are those reserved for the likes of Jon Jones.

After testing positive for cocaine in December, he fought in January.

He then ran his car into one driven by a pregnant woman and on Tuesday he walked out of court a free man, troubled only by the details of probation.

Take away his Ultimate ...Read more

Ronda Rousey to fight Holly Holm on Nov. 14 in Australia

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Ronda Rousey's next Ultimate Fighting Championship title defense will come Nov. 14 at UFC 193 in Australia instead of Jan. 2 in Las Vegas.

UFC President Dana White announced Friday night that welterweight champion Robbie Lawler injured his thumb Friday and was ruled out of his scheduled Nov. 14 title defense against Carlos Condit.

Rousey (12-0...Read more