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Ronda Rousey had a clever way of showing she's right for the lead in 'Captain Marvel'

When Rousey was asked which superhero she would play if given the opportunity, she replied:<p>That character is also known as Captain Marvel, a name she shared with the classic comic created in the late 1960s. A film adaption is set for release in November 2018 and will be Marvel's first female-led …

UFC Champ Ronda Rousey Sells Controversial T-Shirt to Help Women in Need

"It's not very eloquently said, but it's to the point."<p><i>News.Com.Au</i> reports that UFC star Ronda Rousey released a t-shirt this weekend to defend women who "don't fit the stereotype of how females should look and act."<p>The 28-year-old undefeated champ says the idea of a DNB, or a "Do Nothing Bitch," …

Cris 'Cyborg' Justino's camp says she'll cut weight for Ronda Rousey fight

Discussions involving a megafight between Ronda Rousey and Cris "Cyborg" Justino on Dec. 5 at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas, have taken place, …

UFC Fight Night 73: A New Name Emerges in the Ronda Rousey Sweepstakes

Link to Media<p>Two right hands by Amanda Nunes did more than just drop poor Sara McMann to the mat Saturday night in Nashville—though they did that in resounding fashion, forcing the muscular former Olympian to collapse to the ground and give in to the storm that soon surrounded her. The cringe was …

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UFC Fight Night 38's lock, under-the-radar fight, best matchup, main-event stakes

NATAL, Brazil – Ahead of Sunday’s “UFC Fight Night 38: Shogun vs. Henderson 2” event on FOX Sports 1, MMAjunkie/USA TODAY lead staff reporter John …

Strawweight women invited to tryouts for 'TUF 20' in April in Las Vegas

Open fighter tryouts for Season 20 of “The Ultimate Fighter” are slated for April 28 in Las Vegas, with women’s strawweights invited.<p>Las Vegas’ …

Holly Holm nears deal with UFC

Holly Holm. Photo courtesy of Facebook.<p>Former boxing champion and rising MMA bantamweight Holly Holm has a fight scheduled April 4 (against Juliana …

MMA's top 10 lightweights with Anthony Pettis atop the heap

Check out the countdown of the top 10 lightweights in the latest USA TODAY Sports/MMAjunkie MMA Power Rankings.<p>With UFC champion Anthony Pettis on …

Chael Sonnen wants third fight with Anderson Silva

Third time’s the charm?<p>Chael Sonnen spent two months in Brazil to coach the third season of The Ultimate Fighter Brazil opposite to Wanderlei Silva, …

Shogun Rua vs Dan Henderson Pros' Picks ft. Pyle, Koch, OSP, Scoggins, Strickland & Hettes

The Cult of Nick Diaz: Why Some Fans Are Obsessed with the UFC Star

Link to Media<p>Sometimes you miss something without even consciously knowing it was gone. It's a nagging feeling, one that tickles the back of your brain. You sense something isn't right but can't always put your finger on exactly what's been absent from your life, what's made your dark, endless, …

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The Latest<p>12m<p>Andre Soukhamthath and Sean O’Malley have exchanged words ahead of UFC 222, and it showed during their media day staredown.<p>1hr<p>Paired …

Cincinnati's 'UFC Fight Night 40: Brown vs. Silva' lineup finalized with 13 bouts

The 13-bout lineup is set for May’s UFC Fight Night 40 event in Cincinnati.<p>The bulk of the May 10 card, including a welterweight headliner between …

Ronda Rousey Talks Love of CM Punk, Interest in Pro Wrestling

Link to Media<p>Ronda Rousey is the UFC women's bantamweight champion and, to some people, the best pound-for-pound female fighter on the planet. Usually, she's pretty witty when it comes to trash talking an opponent, but it seems as though that ability doesn't translate when discussing the opposite …

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Holly Holm nearing UFC deal, plotting eventual Ronda Rousey showdown

Holly Holm’s manager is optimistic the fighter will be in the UFC, but the sides must narrow a financial gap to sign a deal.<p>Lenny Fresquez today told …