Cast your minds back to April 2011, when Rousey was just one fight in to her illustrious career.
Standing in front of a mural showing Muhammad Ali and Edmond Tarverdyan and the slogan ‘Nothing Is Impossible,’ this is the oldest known footage of Tarverdyan training striking with Rousey.
Following the main event finish at UFC 207, many questions have again been raised about Ronda Rousey.
Primarily, the big question is regarding her future in the sport.
Demi Lovato has spent the past year going through MMA training, and now the singer is talking about the potential of an actual fight.
TMZ Sports spoke with Unbreakable Performance Center owner Jay Glazer—who also serves as an analyst for Fox Sports—this week about Lovato, and he had nothing but praise."She throws elbows better than most of the UFC guys that come in there," Glazer said.
Their courage in discussing their lives seemed to resonate with people.
“It actually taught us something as well,” Ansaroff said at a UFC 207 media lunch last week.
With the help of Ansaroff, a former psychology major, she began to address the issues that led her to lose steam. We went online, looked for other athletes who experience the same thing I did. “Let’s take this sad moment and make it a positive, a change.Sporting one of the UFC’s official “We are all fighters” tanks with the colors of the rainbow, she was asked by a fan about how being openly gay had impacted her career. It’s with that same openness and ease that Nunes’ approaches her relationship with girlfriend and fellow UFC fighter Nina Ansaroff. It has to be me.’ And I shouldn’t think that way, because she could help me as well. “And as a person I trained with in order to help, not hurt. We stop, say ‘I caught you here, let’s not do this anymore.’ We help each other out.” The decision to leave MMA Masters for America Top Team was also one made as a couple – a move sparked by the fight that Nunes sees as a career turning point: a UFC 178 loss to Cat Zingano. The strawweight, however, also lost her fight, and the pair took that opportunity to start fresh. She was also in Rio de Janeiro a few days later, when the newly-crowned champ talked to Brazilian media over dinner. the way I react to certain music, my emotions when listening to a specific song. So, it’s hard to find this type of type of partner, when you know you’re going to evolve even with her being a different division.” While Nunes now appreciates Ansaroff as a driving force on multiple fronts, that wasn’t the case from the start.As that remains to be seen, another very pertinent point has been debated.Similar to the aftermath of UFC 193, Edmond Tarverdyan has been a hot topic on the forums. As inflammatory as the title questions sounds, we’ll simply attempt to look in to exactly who the infamous coach is.She would likely be relegated to a small promotion against an opponent with a similar level of experience, and she's already worth an estimated million, per Celebrity Net Worth.