Ronda Rousey Reveals Dream WrestleMania Opponent



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07 Nov 2018, 16:15 IST

Ronda Rousey is on a hot streak!
Ronda Rousey is on a scorching streak!

What is the story?

There’s been a number of talks just lately that subsequent 12 months’s WrestleMania could very effectively be the primary ever to be headlined by girls – with rumours suggesting Ronda Rousey vs Charlotte could also be within the works.

Effectively, for the primary time ever, the RAW Girls’s Champion has spoken out on the PWI Podcast about the potential of headlining Mania, and he or she’s even revealed her dream opponent – and it is not Charlotte Aptitude!

In case you did not know…

Ever since she crashed the Girls’s Royal Rumble to shut out the present, Ronda Rousey has been arguably the most popular information story in WWE on a weekly foundation.

From her groundbreaking in-ring debut at WrestleMania the place the Baddest Lady on the Planet teamed with Kurt Angle to face off towards Triple H and Stephanie McMahon, up till her latest match to headline the primary ever WWE all-women’s pay-per-view, Evolution, towards Nikki Bella, Rousey has been enormous information and has up to now surpassed everybody’s expectations.

Ronda Rousey has been very impressive thus far
Ronda Rousey has been very spectacular so far

The guts of the matter

RAW Girls’s Champion Ronda Rousey was just lately a visitor on the PWI Podcast with Al Fortress and Dan Murphy the place the previous UFC star opened up about who her dream WrestleMania opponent can be.

I’d actually like to wrestle Sasha Banks. I believe I’ve simply been so impressed watching her work, and see her within the again, and see her work. And I used to be already a fan of hers earlier than. I believe that we’d be capable of make one thing nice collectively and I believe she has given a number of girls their finest matches ever.

Rousey, although, remained humble and stated she could not give Banks her finest match.

However I nearly really feel like I am not on the proper degree but for her. I actually assume that we may make one thing actually particular and actually nice, however I do not know that I am on the degree that is prepared for that but and I do not know if the corporate would ever like that, however in an ideal world, I’d undoubtedly love that for certain.

Could we see Ronda Rousey vs Sasha Banks at WrestleMania?
May we see Ronda Rousey vs Sasha Banks at WrestleMania?

Addressing rumours that the ladies could headline WrestleMania 35, Rousey claimed “it’s time” for it to occur – however stated she’s undecided she’ll be the one to take action.

Yeah, I’d like to be one of many first girls to headline WrestleMania. I believe it is time. Nevertheless it’s lower than me. Even when it is simply any individual [else], I simply assume it is time for any girls to be headlining WrestleMania.

Rousey went on to say she’d be simply as completely satisfied for different feminine Superstars to headline.

If any girls get to headline WrestleMania, I will probably be simply as completely satisfied for them as I’d be for myself as a result of I simply assume it must occur.

Though clearly the RAW Girls’s Champion would like to be the primary!

I’d like to be one of many first girls to headline WrestleMania. However that is one thing that’s fully out of my management and so I am not going to speculate any of my happiness in whether or not that occurs or not. If it does occur, I will be like, “Hell sure, that is wonderful! Let’s go girls! Woohoo!” However I am not going to be, like, crying at residence for weeks as a result of I did not get to headline WrestleMania.

Rousey additionally spoke about her imaginative and prescient for equality inside WWE.

I’d identical to to see girls signify 50% of the roster and 50% of each card. I do not assume that is too unreasonable. I believe that is a far method down the road, however I believe it is a good aim to pursue.

H/T to Wrestling Inc. for the transcription.

What’s subsequent?

Effectively, I assume we solely have just a few months to attend earlier than we discover out what WWE’s plans are for Ronda Rousey at WrestleMania. In the meantime, Rousey faces off towards Becky Lynch at Survivor Sequence in a Champion vs Champion Match.

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Gary Cassidy is a contract journalist from Glasgow, Scotland, specialising in skilled wrestling with Sportskeeda.
Gary has ten years’ writing expertise and a 2:1 Honours diploma, and can be a subtitler engaged on each reside and prerecorded broadcast for tv channels throughout the UK, USA and Australia.

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