She was pretty much the lone standout for the current season of TUF, and now that she’s scrapped her way into the finals and is poised to become the first-ever UFC 115-pound female champ, Rose Namajunas could become the sport’s next big star.
But you know what? She’s always been cool – and pretty badass – so really, the rest of the world is only now seeing what most of us ardent MMA fans (and especially fans of women’s MMA) have known for a while. So let’s celebrate Her Royal Thugness with some videos, shall we?
Here’s Rose being an interesting psychopath:
Here’s an amateur fight of hers from back in the day:
Rose was a top prospect in Invicta FC before the UFC scooped her up. Here’s why:
And in case you failed to tune in to TUF 20 and missed out out seeing Rose’s handiwork, here it is in a nutshell:
So tell me, who are you rooting for at the TUF Finale on Friday night?