Dana White: I can see Rousey vs Cyborg as a UFC main event

source: twitter.com

UFC President Dana White appeared on the Dave and Mahoney show on X107.5 today and, like everyone else in MMA, discussed Ronda Rousey.

Well according to the show host Dave Farra, White said Rousey and Cris Cyborg could potentially be the first female athletes to fight in the UFC.

Dave Farra ‏@DaveFarra

Dana White: There's so many good fighters that I enjoy watching, but I'd have to say my favorite to watch are Anderson Silva fights.

Dana White: Yes, I could see @RondaRousey vs. Cyborg as a co-main or main event for a @ufc pay per view. Rousey is incredible.

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Only1 site profile image  

8/23/12 11:22 AM by Only1

Love or Hate, Ronda draws a lot of attention. Even casual fan will tune in.

octowussy site profile image  

8/23/12 11:05 AM by octowussy

I feel bad for the women who worked their non-existent balls off in MMA only to be badmouthed and basically laughed at by Dana for years. Poor Mega Megu, who has been armbarring motherfuckers since 2004.

BuddyRevell site profile image  

8/23/12 10:06 AM by BuddyRevell

 Not as a main event, but I'd like to see some women's fights on some UFC cards to mix it up a little.

Zombie Flanders site profile image  

8/22/12 8:07 PM by Zombie Flanders

BWAHAHAHAHAZUFFA is DESPERATE!!!!I expect Ronda/Cyborg on a FOX card to save their abysmal ratings.They still cant even get ELite XC ratings.

Fernando Alonso site profile image  

8/22/12 8:04 PM by Fernando Alonso

I think they should test it out with a Fuel TV card first or maybe even an FX card before putting them right away on PPV. If it does well in ratings then I can see them putting title fights being on PPV.

Wasa-B site profile image  

8/22/12 7:51 PM by Wasa-B

they could do it on one of the Fuel TV shows or whatever or as mentioned, co main event. I think they should. Im really curious to see this striker vs grappler match.

hockey player site profile image  

8/22/12 5:03 PM by hockey player

aka:  People will pay $55.95 to see Ronda Rousey fight.

Bloodstorm site profile image  

8/22/12 5:02 PM by Bloodstorm

It will work look how far MMA has gone in the last few years. It would be a great fight and the PPV numbers would be there

FUEL TV site profile image  

8/22/12 2:46 PM by FUEL TV

  Rousey's Mom > K.J.'s Dad  

Terry Etim for dinner site profile image  

8/22/12 2:39 PM by Terry Etim for dinner

Be a good ppv opener or fuel headliner.