If Ronda Rousey doesn’t regain her UFC title one day, she might want to try soothsaying for a career.
Rousey, knocked out in stunning fashion Saturday by Holly Holm in a UFC championship bout, predicted how Holm would record the upset on “The Tonight Show” last month, For the Win pointed out.
Now Rousey was being strictly hypothetical with host Jimmy Fallon, but her words have an eerie echo following her “unthinkable” defeat in Melbourne, Australia. During the interview, she complimented Holm’s “head-kick knockouts,” then offered this about her opponent:
“She’s going to try to keep distance and keep far away from me and get me frustrated into a point where I’ll make a mistake and she can try to kick me in the head — but it’s not gonna go like that.”
Turns out Holm did kick her in the head, flooring Rousey with a vicious left foot:
Sometimes having a crystal ball can really hurt.
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