Found February 09, 2013 on Larry Brown Sports:
Ronda Rousey spoke in rare detail about her father’s death and showed raw emotion during a moving interview released this week. Rousey is two weeks away from her first career fight in the UFC. She will be taking on Liz Carmouche Feb. 23 at the Honda Center in Anaheim. The UFC has begun increasing promotion for the fight, and they released the first episode of “UFC Primetime: Rousey vs. Carmouche” this week to help build interest in the match. The show is structured very similarly to HBO’s fantastic “24/7″ series that revolutionized the fight promotion industry. The episode takes viewers into the personal lives of both fighters. We learn about their histories, their daily routines, and how hard each of them have worked to get where they are. Rousey life as a struggling waitress following her time as a judo fighter at the Olympics is discussed; Carmouche’s struggle with her sexuality is broached. But the episode really begins to touch viewers when Rousey talks about her father. Rous...
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