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Rousey returns: Fighter is back for UFC 207, taking on Amanda Nunes

In this Nov. 15, 2015, file photo, Ronda Rousey, left, and Holly Holm fight during their UFC 193 bantamweight title bout in Melbourne, Australia. Rousey will return to the UFC on Dec. 30 in Las Vegas, fighting Amanda Nunes for the bantamweight title.
In this Nov. 15, 2015, file photo, Ronda Rousey, left, and Holly Holm fight during their UFC 193 bantamweight title bout in Melbourne, Australia. Rousey will return to the UFC on Dec. 30 in Las Vegas, fighting Amanda Nunes for the bantamweight title. AP

Ronda Rousey returns to the UFC main stage, challenging champion Amanda Nunes for the women’s bantamweight title in Las Vegas.

Rousey (12-1, 6-1 UFC), one of the biggest mixed martial arts stars, last fought at UFC 193 on Nov. 14, 2015, when she was suprisingly knocked out by challenger Holly Holm.

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And here’s why she’s not fighting Cris Cyborg, according to Dana White, UFC president.

UFC 207: Nunes vs. Rousey

  • Date: December 30, 2016 (Start time to be announced)
  • Venue: T-Mobile Arena
  • Location: Las Vegas, Nevada
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