Former Legacy Fighting Championship Women’s Bantamweight Champion, is now the UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion.
Holly Holm entered UFC 193 a huge underdog to now former champion, Ronda Rousey. The majority of fans counted out Holly Holm, citing performances inside the octagon, and also her lack of quality opponents.
Holly Holm shocked the world with a second round head kick knock out of Ronda Rousey. Holm used superior footwork and crisp kickboxing to dominate the early fight. It would inevitably lead to the knockout.
This win shakes up the 135lb division. Her next opponent hasn’t been announced, but there are talks of a rematch.