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When you see the women fight.
-- -- -- -- My goal is -- for myself I'll push myself as hard as I can't there's nothing.
The number one thing that I've learned.
Would you go to remains in front of some -- -- -- does not have -- -- You have seat -- the Ultimate Fighting Championship has come a long way since its inception in 1993.
When it was bought in 2001.
By Dana White.
President of the US seat and his partners that -- -- Brothers Dana congratulations on your first -- that's got to feel good.
Thank you very much integration and we're very excited both -- talk to Dana about his success you took over this -- When it was in a serious financial hole I called my partners and sent -- You know I think -- -- -- in trouble I think we can buy -- this this would be interesting and a month later we on the company how much as you purchased it for we've bought for two million dollars.
And how much is it worth today a lot more than confront them.
More than two -- It is an understatement.
Today the USC brings in an estimated 600 million dollars a year.
It is worth over an estimated two billion dollars recently they signed a lucrative broadcast deal with fox sports -- You're the biggest sports franchise on earth the most valuable sports franchise on -- -- 175 countries.
Point three different languages in over a billion homes worldwide.
And local -- -- around the world this sport works everywhere because I don't care what color you are.
What country come from what language you speak.
We're all human beings and fighting in our DNA we get it and we like we keep talking about mixed martial arts what is -- the first you have C.
Happen because they wanted to answer the age old question of which fighting style was the best we're karate guy didn't come through -- a box -- be the wrestler and the answer that age old question ended up being no one style was the best.
He had to have a little piece of everything to be complete fighter -- talking about boxing kick boxes we -- wrestling.
Jujitsu and any other martial -- thrown in there.
Recently women have been brought into the USC family where they're held to the same rules and standards as the men.
But a few years ago DMZ sports tonight Dana saying this but yeah.
Government network error there was an idiot he.
If oh wait that was -- that I love my fans I only did I say they won't fight here I stamp the network on the.
And you -- that because.
Because I saw flight one time in it was a mismatch between two women.
And it completely.
Turned me off.
Two women fighting them and that it's just a testament now how.
How -- sport has evolved that we can actually create an entire division in the USC.
Still wasn't a sexist statement in your partner and now everybody thought -- -- and everybody would accuse me of that.
But it was not sexist now far from along the furthest thing from that.
Don't try invited me -- players but I want to trade for me but they're not -- anything like.
On -- sat down with a win -- USC's moves dominating women fighters and Hillary went to 35 pound bantamweight champion.
-- -- -- She -- of record of seven you know with all wins coming by armed -- in the first round -- entirely in the office when I -- and she is one of the most fierce competitors that I've ever met life.
Ever in boxing or mixed martial arts.
Bad sense of competitiveness started at a young age growing up in North Dakota.
-- was a swimmer when she moved to LA and she took of judo.
This was not without a bit of resistance from her mother who just happen to be the first American world champion in -- -- wanted to she thought people would expect much out of me because.
I was her daughter she acquiesced and I had a knack for it says that -- -- -- instantly attractive yeah.
-- -- socially like -- shy and I I didn't speak very much and we moved to LA for north Dakota's I had like really thick accent like.
-- -- repeat that all I love movement in -- -- over there are sane man such a nice -- the -- and I'd like.
I isn't it now.
-- -- really forced me to be one on one with a kid and I didn't have the same thing it was forced me to be social.
-- would bring -- to the Olympic stage where she was part of the 2004.
And 2008 teens.
She failed to medal in 2004.
And was disillusioned by the life of an Olympian and so.
After the 2004 Olympics -- you -- away from home understands it pretty much came down to you know everything that I did every single day was dictated by an actress and the week after attorney Tina is packed up all my stuff and there's one -- Across the country.
A good job -- -- a story about it being college or something.
While it upstate New York -- still maintained a rigorous training regiment.
They stayed away from the restrictive life the coaches and supervise practices.
I ended -- moving to Chicago for a while I -- you know -- coaches -- president pushing me.
So I ended up having like one investors ever won a World Cup and we had an American woman to -- nine years and as accidental over the money.
Fortunately she had a change of heart.
And decided to give the Olympics one were trying.
And I went -- by a second time around bronzes deftly played better than me nothing at all or eight.
No such -- end -- science.
Because this is very bumpy bumpy.
That bumpy path led -- -- -- being the first American to medal in judo.
And along the -- she picked up the taste for mixed martial arts.
And what would you -- I went in that you routinely started -- -- -- watching me they would have little fight through it all went together and watched I fell on.
And I remember one of was.
-- can't crimes that night and I've -- and I thought I could beat those girls.
I could be doing right now what I I didn't wanna see it because I'm a little Olympic -- and everyone would -- -- -- -- Couldn't say Hezbollah haven't gotten a single crews from getting hit and the -- Coming up meet the one fighter and marine.
Who changed -- How do you feel in general about women being a part of the US.
Please -- you know I have looked at one fighters he has them opportunities that that that man do I mean.
This is -- just killed.
I was looking for -- a direction once and they had disciplined.
Liz girl real -- car mood she was born in Louisiana.
But grew up in Japan where she decided to follow with her father's footsteps and join the military.
I knew that if I was.
Do any branch the military it had to be the best of the best.
And the most challenging when.
And the Marine Corps course is what advice me everything was looking for how many tours of duty to do -- -- In what years were you the year 20062008.
Months or is it time.
During her last tour in Iraq and her friends introduced Liz to the hard hitting world of mixed martial arts.
As a you know I like it I don't just focus on one part I'm sorry everything to be the best fighter being gotten engaged in that involved -- something really punting is a game chest that I kid.
Push myself to.
Is a machine there's -- -- that she has that they can means don't possess and when she turned back here on she knew everybody in the past.
Still when did you first take your official lesson.
I first official lesson was when I got back from Iraq our first day ever in in the sparring bloodied up nose hair pulled out tank top for -- Robertson just.
Beaten up and I was like.
But I want to wanna do -- isn't supposed to go and but just to confirm it was with another girl correct knowing there's only -- holy smokes they should be no mercy no not at all.
Grown in that are professionals and and -- -- come in and she serves them like their children.
And -- everybody crime within six months she became a -- And -- -- Eight months.
She is part of the world type so she's.
On February 23 2013.
Days is hard work paid off and she became a part of history.
She earned the chance to fight the champion Rhonda -- In the first ever women's title place.
And -- be doing is as the USC's first openly gay fighter.
Chevron -- back she had -- in the show every woman every woman what happened.
Except on Tuesday -- haven't gotten a single bruised and getting hit and a -- -- valid.
I didn't get -- and is currently -- in the cross Vegas about that.
How did you feel.
When you didn't come out with a W I did the best I -- deal.
-- I wanted more and of course I want the way that was my dream I wasn't one of those people going and having it hides from you -- -- no I wanted to make history.
I want to come out there with the title.
And not having that was kind of a check for me.
But it being worked out much harder so Liz is a good fight -- very I would not be surprised if you put another stimulus -- -- came back from our.
Yeah against you and a renowned for his -- everything above that Atalanta.
Liz may make that prediction come true.
On July 27 2013.
In her second UFC fight.
Liz thought Brazilian Jessica on Friday and beat her with a vicious ground and pound game.
And as both women continue to make headlines Rhonda Rollins these next challenge is being one of the first women to coach the reality show.
The Ultimate Fighter.
Against her most hated rival.
-- -- I.
Isn't coaching and that.
You know fighting.
It's extremely emotionally taxing -- cares a lot.
I have -- on them -- You know it's it's their whole lives on the line it's the whole world that meant it would need to struggle for them from -- -- taking justice seriously so what can we expect from the season.
I gave a slogan.
-- in the -- the teams.
And called Bush's team team fake knives and -- team really.
Has pretty much -- case and about the team or you and -- really about me Misha.
But in now the teams out hi team that animated out of a sense of a lottery anti rowdy out -- guys like teams.
Really and Anaheim -- something.
They don't get don't like people being up Brian being honest because it's not mine is not polite.
-- -- rivalry comes to a head this December when Rhonda and me issue will be fighting for the title.
Are you gonna take on Rhonda you can't get it figured out this time -- December 28 everybody got at lax at the fantastic fight -- -- I -- it like it was really competitive and I got tired right.
Allen as you know that you know that I.
Is it I was it was that I idea I would.
-- what makes you professional -- to beat somebody up at a certain day and certain weight of their lives and would just -- dollars.
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