Found February 24, 2013 on
It was lucky number 7 for UFC bantamweight queen Ronda Rousey (Pictured) on Saturday night. Seven professional fights in the books, all ending in first round armbar fashion.
Rousey’s latest victim came in her heavily-hyped big league debut. Liz Carmouche presented the “Rowdy” one with a brief scare early, but Rousey managed to throw her off and lock in her trademark armbar.
Carmouche defended the submission for as long as she could. However, she was ultimately forced to cry uncle with just 11 ticks remaining in the opening stanza.
According to UFC President Dana White, Rousey’s next opponent will likely be the winner of April’s Miesha Tate vs. Cat Zingano matchup. Rousey already made Tate tap last March.
UFC 157 took place inside Honda Center in Anaheim, California. It was the first time two ladies have fought in the UFC. They also headlined Saturday’s pay-per-view broadcast.
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Video: UFC on FUEL TV: Highlights – UFC 157
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You know Dana loves him some Ronda Rousey. She brings a whole new fan base to the UFC and is a bad ass fighter on top of everything. The PPV numbers are going to be strong and not because of that boring ass co main event.
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Jose Aldo has become my new favorite UFC fighter. After months of ridiculous UFC championship fights Aldo has become the first fighter to put an end to this farce and Dana White is not a happy man.
Got to love how fan friendly the boss is. Big announcement is that Dana said if the champions successfully defend their titles in their next fights Silva will be in a super fight against either GSP or Jon Jones. Who would you guys rather see the GOAT face?
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Video: UFC on FUEL TV: Highlights - UFC 157
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