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Holly Holm discusses UFC signing, Ronda Rousey
Holly Holm discusses UFC signing, Ronda Rousey

Holly Holm might be the best challenger to Ronda Rousey’s Ultimate Fighting Championship supremacy. Holm is a former professional boxer and kickboxer who is undefeated after seven mixed martial arts fights. “I have a lot of respect for Ronda and her well-rounded game … judo comes second-nature for her,” Holm told the Los Angeles Times on Friday in a telephone interview. “But I think there are things in my favor, too. I’ve been in a lot of battles in boxing, gaining valuable ring time. “It won’t be my first time being an underdog and it won’t be my first time in a big fight, and I think the mental part is a big part of this sport.” Holm, 32, is nearing full recovery after breaking her...

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