Athlete of the Week: Ronda Rousey


By Drake Weissman

“I got caught.”

That is what Cat Zingano said after her 14-second loss to Ronda Rousey on Saturday night. In what was hyped up to be Rousey’s greatest test of her UFC career against an undefeated, highly mobile Zingano, the match ended up finishing before you could even grab a beer. Rousey is an absolute beast.

The victory was the fastest submission in a UFC title fight and tied for the fastest submission in UFC history. Only once in Rousey’s 11 ranked matches has the fight lasted more than 1 round. 9 out of these 11 victories have been won with the use of her vicious armbars.

At 5’7” and 135 lbs, she simply is too big and too strong for her opponents. Rousey is in another league amongst female fighters. She also is disgustingly disrespectful, which only contributes to her intimidating aura (skip to 2:00,

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