Former UFC superstar Ronda Rousey signs with WWE as professional wrestler
31 January, 2018, 06:08 | Author: Laura Christensen
Rousey, who just last week denied having a deal in place with Vince McMahon's wrestling company, surprised the Philadelphia crowd after Asuka won the women's Royal Rumble. "It's so empowering to see a woman like Ronda, like, coming into wrestling right now".
A common complaint among fans on social media following the Royal Rumble was that Rousey's arrival overshadowed Asuka's win in the first women's Royal Rumble match.
Ronda Rousey stayed silent as she pointed from the ring toward the WrestleMania logo that hung in the rafters.
Now with the addition of Rousey into the Women's roster female professional wrestling just received a major push in legitimacy.
Ronda Rousey is a officially a part of the WWE. "Rousey was stationed at ringside in the stands and Johnson brought her in the ring to attack McMahon and give HHH a judo throw".
The former UFC bantamweight champion stated after the event that she's not done with MMA, despite the drastic career change from the UFC, where she used to dominate. She didn't beat anyone, she didn't fight anybody here. UFC President Dana White said Rousey will never fight again for the company.
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