Rousey ‘honored’ to co-main Weidman/Silva rematch PPV

Tuesday, July 16, 2013

The Ronda Rousey vs. Miesha Tate rematch was scheduled to be the main event of UFC 168, that was until UFC President Dana White announced that the biggest rematch in UFC history would also take place on the card. With Anderson Silva vs. Chris Weidman in the main event slot, Rousey vs. Tate will now co-main event, a place Rousey is more than happy to be in:

“I’m super stoked about being on the same card as Anderson Silva and Chris Weidman,” Rousey told USA TODAY Sports. “It’ll alleviate some of the promotional stress and pressure because there’ll be more of us working to promote this big card.”

“Their fight may very well be the fight of the year, maybe even in the history of the company, and I think it’s an honor to be a part of that,” Rousey said.

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