When Gina Carano began her acting career, a hole opened up in the world of women’s MMA.
For a short time, it appeared that former Strikeforce bantamweight champion Miesha Tate was the lady who would fill that void, but her reign on the top of the sport didn’t last long. She was quickly disposed of by perhaps the most skilled woman we have ever seen in the sport: Ronda Rousey.
Rousey got a chance to do what Tate couldn’t earlier in her career do by defeating Sarah Kaufman.
As the star that is Ronda Rousey continues to grow in 2012, would her hype be derailed just months after it started?
Let’s look back at the most memorable moments from Strikeforce: Rousey vs. Kaufman from San Diego.