Ronda Rousey is convinced her new book will do well, even without the benefit of appearing on the shelves of Wal-Mart stores.
And why wouldn't she think so? After all, she always seems to do quite well for herself, whether it's on the judo mat, where she won an Olympic medal back in 2008, or in the octagon, where she's the
Rousey said as much Wednesday on Instagram, responding to the news from earlier this week that Wal-Mart would only sell her book "My Fight/Your Fight" online.
She also included a link to preorder the book -- from
It's still a mystery why Wal-Mart stores won't have the book visiibly available for customers, who do have the option of picking up the publication on location if they order it online. The New York Post and ESPN have reported that the superstore chain has deemed Rousey "too violent."
Wal-Mart spokeswoman Danit Marquardt told The Times on Monday that "a variety of factors" went into the decision.