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Holly Holm on her titleshot: "I feel very excited and so happy"

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  2. Swarthy Yellow Card

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    I really really like Holly so Wholesome and Sweet. Heart wants her to win but head says Ronda finishes things 2 minutes into the second.

    I really wanted to see Holly Step up in comp before she got her shot... But and the + Side she has not shown a whole lot in her last fights so there may be a couple suprises for RRR
    well at least I hope there are. More Hyped for the Joanna V Claudia fight tbh
     
  3. KhabibTheBeagle Silver Belt

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    Holly is so much nicer than Bethe, who needs another good humbling. I'm rooting for her in this one.
     
  4. FedorsonRua White Belt

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    January 2 is so far away, I feel like Holm will get injured and Miesha will step in.
     
  5. the muntjac Black Belt

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    Do you think mma's version of Tonya Harding/Nancy Kerrigan could happen? Now that would be some shit.
     
  6. rufferto I rule, I dominate the school!

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    I hope not. Otherwise Miesha may claim that she did not have time to prepare for the fight properly, thus making way for Ronda x Miesha IV.
     
  7. Swarthy Yellow Card

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    Holly seems very Scientific in her Approach and does not seem to over do it. She is also very Durable (on a side note I feel like Women Fighters in general seem to train alot smarter then men. Anyone else notice that? )
     
  8. Diggem Black Belt

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    What else is Holly supposed to say. The UFC pressured the fight with money but she is not ready. Ronda dick riders are rejoicing.
     
  9. zuffazombee Green Belt

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    Huh?

    "Excited"? "Happy"?

    She didn't say she wasn't ready & the UFC forced her to accept the biggest fight of her career?

    Sherdog told me this was the case, so she's obviously a liar.

    Edit: ...like clockwork, Diggem joins to set us all straight.
     
  10. Holm should have had at least one more fight against a grappler like McMahon before she fought Rousey. Like Justin Trudeau, Holm is just not ready.
     
  11. HockeyBjj Putting on the foil

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    She gonna die

    Will last longer than a minute tho, so that's something
     
  12. KhabibTheBeagle Silver Belt

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    McMann's on a 2-fight losing skid, but beating her would prove Holm is ready for a grappler (To some degree), though it wouldn't look good for her to get a title shot from that win.
     
  13. SheetsMMAfan Brown Belt

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    Cliffs for anyone not wanting to watch the whole video:

    "Aiiiiish, iiiiiiiish, hyiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiish, iiiiiiish, aiiiiiiiiiiiish!"
     
  14. Being 3-0 in the UFC would still look better than being 2-0 against two fighters who aren't known for their grappling. Beating a 0-2 McMann still looks better than the embarrassing performance Holm put on in her last fight against a 38 year old gym teacher.
     
  15. deviake Literally, figuratively, & ironically

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    I really like the matchup, but it would have been nice to see how Holm does against a really good grappler before getting the shot. Regardless, I think this will be the most interesting fight Ronda has had thus far, unless she manages to get a hold of Holm early and do her thing.
     
  16. sbhatt Purple Belt

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    I like what you did there. (great anti-Trudeau slogan put out there by the Conservatives)
     
  17. The anti-Trudeau ads really are great. Trudeau does have great hair though.

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  18. KhabibTheBeagle Silver Belt

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    Actually, Renau is BJJ Brown Belt, known for her grappling.
     
  19. MitMcl Black Belt

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    Holm should be training nothing but takedown defense and keeping the fight at a distance.
     
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    Fascinating stuff.
     

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