The Chirp: Rousey vs. Correia

Aug 2 2015
The Players' Tribune
The Voice of the Game
Aug 2 2015

Live from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, UFC 190 featured a huge main event — pitting Ronda Rousey against Bethe Correia in a fight for Rousey’s bantamweight title. From the pre-fight hype to the aftermath of Rousey’s first-round knockout win, athletes from across the sports world took to Twitter to react:

Lakers guard Kobe Bryant and more on getting hyped for the fight:

Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown and more on missing the fight:


NFLers Mark Ingram and Kenny Stills talk it out:

The Champ is here:

Bucks center John Henson and Magic forward Tobias Harris on not loving the undercard:

Former NFL running back
Ryan Grant and more on the waiting game:

Ohio State quarterback
Cardale Jones and more pledge their allegiance:

NFL Hall of Famer
Michael Irvin on the only question left to answer:

The challenger enters:

…and then the champ:

USWNT forward Alex Morgan and more on Ronda Rousey’s first-round knockout win:

And finally, Pistons center Andre Drummond calls it:

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