Does Ronda Rousey belong in the WWE?
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Does Ronda Rousey belong in the WWE?

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Former UFC fighter Ronda Rousey is officially in the WWE after making an appearance at the Royal Rumble. After a string of losses in the UFC, Rousey may be a perfect fit for pro wrestling—she has the star power and athletic ability. Still, Rousey is only 30 years old and still considered a top-five fighter by some publications in her weight class. This could be a step backward for her career. Was it the right move for Rousey? 🤼

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Ronda Rousey has already accomplished everything she needed to accomplish in MMA. She was one of the greatest champions in the company's history and had a dominant run as the most dangerous woman in MMA. She has no reason to further risk her legacy, or her health by continuing to grind through the sport. A move to WWE would be great for her.

Rousey already made a special appearance at Wrestlemania 31, much to the delight of WWE fans. She proved she has the chops to cut it in WWE, and the star power to be a popular crossover sensation in professional wrestling. With a little more experience, Rousey could be a franchise star for the company.

Rousey may have had a string of bad matches in the UFC, but it doesn't mean she should quit. The world loves a comeback story. Rousey has an opportunity of her own. She shouldn't deny that chance for an easy paycheck with the WWE.

After losing her last two matches, Rousey has unfinished business in the UFC. If she was a real competitor, she wouldn't let those losses stop her from coming back and taking over the sport again. At 30 years old, Rousey has enough left in the tank to climb back to the top of MMA once again. Even with this latest move, she hasn't ruled out returning to MMA.

Even Rousey's fellow UFC competitors want her back.

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