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Ronda Rousey

 

Ronda Rousey was born on February 1, 1987 in Riverside, California. She is a famous mixed martial artist and judoka that sometimes stars in movies. She has done cameo roles for The Expendables in 2014 and Furious 7, as well as, Entourage in 2015. During the 2008 Summer Olympics held in Beijing, she won the Olympic medal in judo (bronze) and she is the first American woman to do it. She is the last Strikeforce Women’s Bantamweight Champion and was previously the UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion. She has won six Ultimate Fighting Championship competitions and twelve consecutive MMA fights, but only lost once to Holly Holm.

Maxim’s Hot 100 ranked her in the 42nd spot in 2014. Just this March 2016, the Ultimate Fighting Championship rated her as the second female bantamweight fighter in the globe, while Sherdog gave her the third spot. Fight Matrix and Sherdog also ranked her as the fourth pound-for-pound Women’s MMA fighter.

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