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Cris Cyborg clinically breaks down Holly Holm, wins decision at UFC 219

Dec 31, 2017 - 2:13 PM

Cris Cyborg wins a unanimous decision over Ronda Rousey's conqueror Holly Holm

VICTORY. Cris Cyborg answered a lot of doubts about her stamina, walking down Holly Holm and winning a unanimous decision. File photo by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Images/AFP

Holly Holm says Ronda Rousey should quit if desire is gone

Apr 20, 2017 - 7:00 PM

Holm says Rousey shouldn t fight just to avenge her losses but only if she still has the hunger to compete

LOSING STREAK. Ronda Rousey has slid from the top of women's MMA following two knockout losses to Holly Holm and Amanda Nunes. Photo by Joe Castro/EPA

De Randamie defeats Holm to become first UFC women's featherweight champ

Feb 12, 2017 - 2:21 PM

Germaine De Randamie s counterpunching and knee strikes earn her a close decision win at UFC 208 and a possible showdown with Cris Cyborg

INAUGURAL CHAMPION. Germaine De Randamie becomes the first Dutch UFC champion since Bas Rutten, making history as the first UFC women's featherweight champion. Photo by Anthony Geathers/Getty Images/AFP

Nunes out to spoil Rousey's comeback fight at UFC 207

Dec 29, 2016 - 12:51 PM

Rousey is set to return for the first time after losing to Holly Holm in 2015

Shevchenko upsets Holly Holm via decision at UFC on FOX 20

Jul 24, 2016 - 1:03 PM

Holm suffers her second straight loss in the UFC

FIGHTER'S PRIDE. Holly Holm, seen after her knockout of Ronda Rousey, refused to tap out even as Miesha Tate had the rear-naked choke locked in. File photo by Joe Castro/EPA

Holm’s KO win over Rousey gets ‘Upset of the Year’ award at ESPYs

Jul 14, 2016 - 11:08 PM

Holly Holm is recognized for shocking the sports world with her knockout win over Ronda Rousey

AWARD WINNER. Holly Holm changed the face of women's MMA with her knockout win over Ronda Rousey. Photo by Paul Crock/AFP

Injury delays Ronda Rousey’s return to action

Jun 03, 2016 - 1:34 PM

The highly anticipated Octagon return of Ronda Rousey was pushed back to a later date

Holly Holm returns to action at UFC on FOX 20 in July

May 10, 2016 - 6:04 PM

Holm returns to the cage following her first MMA defeat to Miesha Tate

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Mar 07, 2016 - 6:56 PM

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Holly Holm refused to tap to Miesha Tate’s chokehold

Mar 06, 2016 - 7:56 PM

Holm had no plans of waving the white flag against Tate and has no plans of giving up on her MMA career

FIGHTER'S PRIDE. Holly Holm, seen after her knockout of Ronda Rousey, refused to tap out even as Miesha Tate had the rear-naked choke locked in. File photo by Joe Castro/EPA

Miesha Tate chokes out Holly Holm to win UFC women's bantamweight title

Mar 06, 2016 - 1:34 PM

Miesha Tate shocks Holly Holm submitting her by rear naked choke at UFC 196

NEW CHAMP. Miesha Tate becomes the third UFC women's bantamweight champion. File photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images/AFP

HIGHLIGHTS: UFC 196 - McGregor vs Diaz

Mar 06, 2016 - 12:10 AM

Live updates of the UFC 196 card featuring Conor McGregor vs Nate Diaz and Holly Holm vs Miesha Tate

McGregor, Diaz make weight for UFC 196 bout

Mar 05, 2016 - 12:04 PM

Both men were below the welterweight division’s 170 pound limit

FACE OFF. Conor McGregor (L) and Nate Diaz exchange explicit tirades at weigh-in for UFC 196. Screengrab from UFC's Youtube account

Ronda Rousey contemplated suicide after knockout loss

Feb 17, 2016 - 10:30 AM

Ronda Rousey tells TV host Ellen DeGeneres that she had thoughts of ending her life after being knocked out by Holly Holm

ROWDY REVELATION. Ronda Rousey reveals that she contemplated suicide following her loss to Holly Holm. Screenshot from YouTube

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Feb 12, 2016 - 7:21 PM

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Ex-UFC champ Ronda Rousey back in training

Feb 12, 2016 - 11:41 AM

The 29 year old fighter was also seen throwing combinations at a red punching bag and working on the mitts with Tarverdyan

Odds favor Dos Anjos, Holm ahead of UFC 197

Jan 12, 2016 - 2:08 PM

Structured as a money line game odds will change in either direction as the fight approaches

ODDS EVER IN THEIR FAVOR. Two months ahead of their respective title clashes at UFC 197 in March, betting odds are heavily in favor of Rafael Dos Anjos and Holly Holm. Photos from their Facebook accounts

Report: Dos Anjos-McGregor, Holm-Tate bouts set for March’s UFC 197

Jan 08, 2016 - 2:47 PM

The UFC is setting a blockbuster event that will feature two title bouts

TITLE CLASH. Conor McGregor will make his first trip into the cage following his record-setting KO of Jose Aldo against Rafael dos Anjos. Photos from their Facebooks

Duterte on human rights, JV Ejercito’s case, Rousey’s recovery | 6PM wRap

Dec 08, 2015 - 7:38 PM

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Rousey may need 6 months to recover from Holm knockout

Dec 08, 2015 - 1:27 PM

It might be three to six months before I can eat an apple let alone take an impact says Rousey

KNOCKOUT. Ronda Rousey saw her undefeated record go down the drain thanks to this kick. File photo by Paul Crock/AFP

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Dec 04, 2015 - 5:00 AM

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Nov 19, 2015 - 6:42 PM

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Ronda Rousey faces 6-month medical suspension after knockout loss

Nov 19, 2015 - 12:47 PM

Ronda Rousey may be forced to the sidelines for the immediate future after being knocked unconscious by Holly Holm

Odds favor Rousey against Holm in rematch

Nov 19, 2015 - 11:52 AM

Sportsbooks may have taken a hit when Holly Holm defeated Ronda Rousey but at least one outlet is willing to bet Rousey wins a rematch should one take place

STILL FAVORED. Ronda Rousey would still be favored by at least one sportsbook in a rematch against Holly Holm despite her one-sided loss at UFC 193. File photo by Joe Castro/EPA

Holm: I don’t wish Rousey any hate

Nov 18, 2015 - 11:56 PM

Holly Holm remains graceful in victory saying she would never wish harm or hate on Ronda Rousey

NO HATE. Holly Holm (right) says she is happy to win but does not wish hate or harm on Ronda Rousey, who has been criticized following the loss to Holm. Photo by Joe Castro/EPA

Mayweather offers to help Rousey with boxing

Nov 18, 2015 - 11:51 PM

If you need help as far as with boxing I m here to help you says Floyd Mayweather Jr about Ronda Rousey

HELP OFFERED. Retired boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr offers to help Ronda Rousey (left) with her boxing. Photo by Joe Castro/EPA

WATCH: Rousey hides face as she returns home after loss to Holm

Nov 18, 2015 - 3:32 PM

The UFC superstar wears a hoodie with the hood pulled over her face and dark sunglasses as she arrives in LA

Mayweather defends Rousey after loss

Nov 18, 2015 - 3:01 PM

In an unexpected plot twist Floyd Mayweather Jr defends Ronda Rousey after her shock KO loss to Holly Holm at UFC 193

IN DEFENSE OF ROUSEY. Floyd Mayweather Jr sticks up for Ronda Rousey from criticism she received after her surprise knockout loss to Holly Holm at UFC 193. File Photo by MICHAEL NELSON/EPA

Boxers won't flock to UFC after Holm's KO, says White

Nov 16, 2015 - 7:46 PM

“If I was a boxer I won’t be running here too quick Dana White says after former boxing champ Holly Holm knocked out MMA s biggest star in two rounds

Holly Holm has successfully transitioned from boxing to MMA at the highest level. Photo by Joe Castro/EPA

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Nov 16, 2015 - 6:39 PM

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WATCH: Ronda Rousey predicted own KO loss in October

Nov 16, 2015 - 2:34 PM

Ronda Rousey seemed to know what Holly Holm wanted to do to her She just wasn t able to do anything about it

WALKING TALL. Holly Holm walks off as medical staff attend to the fallen Ronda Rousey. It's being called in many circles the biggest upset in UFC history. Photo by Joe Castro/EPA

'I'll be back,' says Ronda Rousey after KO loss

Nov 16, 2015 - 2:20 PM

Rousey says she ll take some time off before returning to the Octagon following her shocking knockout defeat to Holly Holm

I'LL BE BACK. Ronda Rousey assuaged concerns about her health after she was knocked unconscious by former boxing champion Holly Holm. Photo by Joe Castro/EPA

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Nov 16, 2015 - 1:58 PM

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Holly Holm ready to give Ronda Rousey a title rematch

Nov 15, 2015 - 7:03 PM

Holly Holm has no reservations about facing Ronda Rousey once again after beating her by second round knockout

Holly Holm says she will give Ronda Rousey a rematch just as she herself received after her losses in boxing. Photo by Joe Castro/EPA

UFC boss on Holm-Rousey rematch: ‘It makes sense’

Nov 15, 2015 - 6:38 PM

UFC president Dana White says he is not ruling out a second meeting between newly minted champion Holly Holm and former titleholder Ronda Rousey

A rematch between Ronda Rousey (L) and Holly Holm (R) could be big business for the UFC. Photo by Joe Castro/EPA

Ronda Rousey taken to hospital after knockout loss

Nov 15, 2015 - 4:45 PM

Rousey was taken to a Melbourne hospital to get stitches on her lip and be observed following her knockout loss

ROWDY NIGHT. Ronda Rousey's rising star was hit by the Holly Holm comet. Photo by Paul Crock/AFP

WATCH: Rousey scuffles with Holm at UFC weigh-in

Nov 14, 2015 - 12:27 PM

Challenger Holly Holm and champion Ronda Rousey clash during the weigh in ahead of their UFC bantamweight title fight

SCUFFLE. Ronda Rousey (left) and Holly Holm scuffle during a face-off after the weigh-in for their UFC bantam weight title fight. Photo by JULIAN SMITH/EPA

UFC's Ronda Rousey motivated by Olympic pain

Oct 29, 2015 - 12:40 PM

Ronda Rousey had to settle for bronze in the 2008 Olympics a fact that she says has motivated her to excel in mixed martial arts

BRONZE. Ronda Rousey, in blue, tussles with Annett Boehm of Germany in the women's 70kg category bronze medal contest of the judo events at the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games. Photo by Simela Pantzartzi/EPA

Ronda Rousey brushes off mother's tirade against trainer

Oct 28, 2015 - 12:56 PM

Rousey s mother AnnMaria De Mars issued a searing attack against her daughter s trainer Edmond Tarverdyan earlier this month urging the fighter to split with the guru and branding him worthless

MUM'S THE WORD. Ronda Rousey isn't open to discussing the harsh words her mother had for her boxing coach. Photo by Harry How/AFP

Rousey vs Holm moved to UFC 193 in November

Aug 29, 2015 - 1:58 PM

Australian MMA fans will get a special treat as Ronda Rousey s title defense against former boxing champ Holly Holm moves to Melbourne

RESCHEDULED. Ronda Rousey (L) will defend her UFC title against former boxing champion turned MMA fighter Holly Holm (R) in Australia. Rousey photo from AFP/Holm photo from Facebook

Tate airs disappointment over UFC’s call to pit Rousey vs Holm

Aug 22, 2015 - 3:34 PM

Miesha Tate says she is surprised that the UFC has decided to match Rousey with former boxing champ Holly Holm after being told she was next for a third match

JILTED. Miesha Tate expected to be next in line for Ronda Rousey, but now finds herself the odd woman out. File photo by Josh Albelda

Ronda Rousey to defend UFC title against Holly Holm

Aug 21, 2015 - 9:33 PM

Ronda Rousey will make her seventh title defense against former boxing champion Holly Holm

Ronda Rousey (L) will defend her UFC title against former boxing champion turned MMA fighter Holly Holm (R). Rousey photo from AFP/Holm photo from Facebook

Former boxer Holly Holm set for UFC debut in December

Oct 12, 2014 - 4:23 PM

Holm will square off against UFC Season 18 alumna Raquel Pennington

Former boxer Holly Holm inks UFC contract

Jul 12, 2014 - 10:17 PM

Prized female fighter Holly Holm decides to sign multi fight deal with UFC after months of back and forth negotiations

RING TO OCTAGON. Holly Holm is taking her fighting talents to UFC. Photo from Holm's Facebook page