originally posted on deadspin.com: http://deadspin.com/how-ronda-rousey-lost-1742721532
You’ve seen the kick. We’ve all seen the kick. Left shin meets jaw/neck, and Ronda Rousey is out. It was a brutal, iconic moment, but it’s almost beside the point: Holly Holm was already beating Rousey, and beating her badly. She wasn’t just edging her out; it was total domination from start to finish.
When a fight is so completely one-sided—and in the opposite way you thought it would be—you’re left sitting there wondering how the hell you didn’t see it coming. And how didn’t Rousey?
I think she did, and that this was her downfall…………….click here for more.