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No need to visit your optometrist, your eyeballs are working perfectly fine. You are in fact looking at the first UFC event poster to feature two females.
Freshly-minted UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey defends her crown against Liz Carmouche in UFC 157‘s showcase contest.
The billboard isn’t nearly as aesthetically appealing as UFC 158′s, but I’m sure Rousey and Carmouche aren’t complaining.
Former light heavyweight champ Lyoto Machida battles Dan Henderson in the night’s co-main event. Bantamweights Urijah Faber and Ivan Menjivar take the card’s third-to-top billing.
Honda Center in Anaheim, California hosts the February 23rd festivities.
Here is the card’s current lineup:
Neil Magny vs. Jon Manley
Josh Neer vs. Court McGee
Brendan Schaub and Lavar Johnson
Urijah Faber vs. Ivan Menjivar
Dan Henderson vs. Lyoto Machida
Liz Carmouche vs. Ronda Rousey (UFC bantamweight champion)
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Ronda Rousey is headlining the UFC 157 fight card in Anaheim, California and there are plenty of folks who don’t agree with it. Most recently, Dan Henderson’s Boxing Coach, Gus Pugliese took to Facebook to argue his point.
“Ronda is headlining UFC 157. Here is why I have a problem with that. Ronda is the champion of Strikeforce with 6 wins in less than 2 years of a mma professional...
Ronda Rousey will be making her UFC debut at UFC 157 in February, and some people are not too thrilled about all the promotion she’s receiving. In fact, one of Dan Henderson’s coaches is upset with the situation.
Hendo, who was Strikeforce’s light heavyweight champion and a two-time champion in Pride, will be fighting Lyoto Machida at the Anaheim event. Their fight is being...
Urijah Chamberlain vs Ronda Rousey at UFC 157, who you got?
“The California Kid” Is Killing Them Softly
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Former Pride FC and Strikeforce champion Dan Henderson admits that at 42 years old he is quickly approaching the end of his mixed martial arts career. Henderson, a veteran of over 30 mixed..
Only fitting that Hendo would be rocking some army fatigues as his right hand is also know as the H-Bomb. Can’t wait to see him and Lyoto fight for the #1 spot.
Hendo Is GI Joe
It’s history in the making on Saturday, February 23rd as the UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey defends her title against Liz Carmouche! Plus, two light heavyweight contenders face off in the Octagon as former PRIDE champion Dan Henderson takes on former UFC champion Lyoto Machida. Also, “The California Kid” returns as Urijah Faber battles Ivan Menjivar! UFC 157...
The MMA world is still buzzing about Ronda Rousey headlining the upcoming UFC 157 card but not everyone is happy about it. Dan Henderson will be sharing the card that night and according to his camp, he and not Rousey should be the headliner.
Here is what Team Quest coach Gus Pugliese had to tell Gracie Mag “Where I come from, there’s a pecking order for anything in life. I believe in paying dues. In this particular case, ‘Hendo’ and Machida paid their dues a long time ago. For someone new to come in and have a free ride just seems unfair to them and the whole sport they helped build.” I’m a huge Ronda Rousey...
The 12 days of MMA Christmas would be pretty boring other than the fact that it has UFC ring girl Brittney Palmer in it. Gamma Rays, an MMA supplement provider made the video to promote their Christmas sales. The video also has other MMA stars such as Chuck Liddell, Shane Carwin, Joe Lauzon, and Urijah Faber in it.
Oh yea, and if the sexy ring girl wasn't enough, you can...
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Below you will find the 'UFC 157: Rousey vs. Carmouche' fight card as it stands today.
• Women's Bantamweight Title Bout: Ronda Rousey (C) (6-0) vs. Liz Carmouche (8-2)
• Light Heavyweight Bout: Dan Henderson (29-8) vs. Lyoto Machida (18-3)