Hard work and dedication continues to pay off for the UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey in 2014 as she was recently nominated for 2 ESPYS. Ronda continues lead by example which is taking women in sport to all new levels.
Ronda has been nominated for “Best Female Athlete” along side other notable names such as Maya Moore (Minnesota Lynx – Basketball), Mikaela Shiffrin (Alpine Skiing), & Breanna Stewart (UConn Basketball).
If that wasn’t an honor in itself, Ronda is also nominate for “Best Fighter” along with her UFC counterpart Jon Jones (MMA). Other highly reputable nominees include Floyd Mayweather (Boxing), Manny Pacquiao (Boxing), & Andre Ward (Boxing).
The ESPYS, hosted by Drake air July 16th at 9pm EST on ESPN.