Ronda Rousey vs Holly Holm UFC 193 full fight highlights video: Why on earth the knockout took all by surprise
Ronda Rousey seemed to be someone who cannot be beaten. She was thought to be the Jon Jones of womenâ€™s MMA and many thought that last nightâ€™s fight will also go the beaten path and will produce the same old result that we have been accustomed to.
Nonetheless the world was in a massive shock. It was a shock that will take time to be absorbed by millions of her fans.
Ronda Rousey was in for a rude shock. To be true Holly Holm took her by surprise. She had never thought that any woman will be able to give her meaningful fight let alone beat her in second round knockout.
The UFC fans went blank as the beautiful Rousey with deadly prowess was thrown on the canvass by Holly Holm. She was thought to be an unstoppable force, impossible to either stop or silence. Nonetheless in last nightâ€™s fight she was broken by Holly Holm in an upset that flipped the world of womenâ€™s UFC on its head.
When the UFC 193 was announced sometimes ago and it was said that Holm will be pitted against Ronda Rousey, people jeered. They thought that she will be devoured by Rousey in no time as she had beaten all her previous opponents in the past. A report while talking about the perception said, â€œPart of that was her own relative inexperience in the octagon, but most of it was down to the mystique of Rousey, who leapt into the public consciousness and her role as MMAâ€™s biggest star in rapid timeâ€.
Ronda Rousey was bleeding even before the end of the first round. Desperation was writ large on her face. She hadnâ€™t anticipated such ferocious attack from her opponent.
Following the amazing win Holm said that she had a clear game plan. There is no denying the fact that the world title experience, the calm head and inner belief to shock the world put her on course.