UFC Primetime: Rousey vs. Carmouche Receiving Rave Reviews


The Ultimate Fighting Championship’s latest episode of “UFC Primetime” will be airing tonight at midnight on the East coast. The “UFC Primetime” special will give viewers and mixed martial arts fans a behind the scenes look at UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey and her challenger Liz Carmouche.

Both fighter’s appearances in the octagon will be marking firsts for the promotion. Rousey became the first woman to sign with the UFC and claim a title, while Carmouche is the UFC’s first openly gay fighter.

Tonight’s “UFC Primetime” episode has drawn some impressive reviews and has fans of mixed martial arts are excited to get an all access look. MMA Fighting’s Ariel Helwani, one of the most well-respected journalists in the sport, passed along this news on Twitter to ramp up the excitement even more.

 

Here is some additional feedback from the Twitterverse:

Be sure to tune in to FUEL TV tonight for an all access look at the UFC 157: Rousey vs. Carmouche main event participants.

Rousey and Carmouche are set to do battle at UFC 157 in Anaheim on February 23rd. Here is the fight card for the event:

MAIN CARD

  • Ronda Rousey vs. Liz Carmouche – women’s bantamweight title match
  • Dan Henderson vs. Lyoto Machida
  • Urijah Faber vs. Ivan Menjivar
  • Manny Gamburyan vs. Chad Mendes
  • Josh Koscheck vs. Robbie Lawler

PRELIMINARY CARD

  • Lavar Johnson vs. Brendan Schaub
  • Mike Chiesa vs. Anton Kuivanen
  • Court McGee vs. Josh Neer
  • Caros Fodor vs. Sam Stout
  • Dennis Bermudez vs. Matt Grice
  • Brock Jardine vs. Kenny Robertson
  • Neil Magny vs. Jon Manley

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