The Real Reason Ronda Rousey Missed 'Monday Night Raw'

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Ronda Rousey is supposed to be on every single RAW and by week two she's not.

Ronda Rousey hasn't necessarily retired from mixed martial arts, but the former UFC bantamweight champion recently implied that a return to fighting is highly unlikely.

Last week on Raw, her debut match was finally made official. Rousey signed a multi-year contract so she's unlikely to go back to MMA anytime soon. No one demanded a written resignation from me for judo, and I don't think the same thing is necessary for fighting, and I'm just doing what I enjoy. "When I first met with Triple H, I told him, 'There are other things I can do with my time that'll make way more money, but I won't enjoy almost as much'".

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I understood after getting back fit that I wouldn't be playing as many games as perhaps I might have done, but that's something that I understood. "I need to keep myself fit and ready".

Rousey signed on with the industry-leading professional wrestling promotion in January, ending months of speculation about her future. Josh is now a member of the FWAA and USBWA. Stephanie apologized, but then Triple H sucker punched Angle.

Rousey's appearance on "Ellen" ended all hope of an imminent return to the UFC. And the monster among men tossed every other team over the top rope to win the Battle Royal and sent out and battle cry of "I'M GOING TO WRESTLEMANIA!", making him the opponent for the Bar at Wrestlemania 34. "When I was swimmer, I was alone". With WWE, it's like a big team. The worst thing that will happen is I'll look stupid, which is not the worst thing that could really happen. "Everybody is working together to try to make it as great as possible". Rousey admitted that she's nervous, but it's not like she's "Olympics nervous".

However, she may put the time away to good use as she hones her craft for her first ever match at WrestleMania.

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