Amanda Nunes apologizes to Ronda Rousey after UFC win harsh comments

After two horrific defeats, it seems former UFC champion Ronda Rousey is on her way out.

Regrets for Nunes after the winning high. Perhaps the news Tuesday that Ronda Rousey’s MMA career may well be over made Amanda Nunes want to offer some kind words for her defeated rival. Or maybe, with a month passed since she made short, violent work of Rousey, the UFC bantamweight champion had arrived at a place of deeper perspective.

Amanda Nunes defeats former champ Ronda Rousey
Kind words after the brutal beating and harsh comments. In any event, Nunes saw fit to issue an apology to Rousey via social media. The Brazilian fighter called Rousey “an amazing athlete” and praised what the former champion had done for women’s MMA.
She was angry and carried away in the heat if the fight and the aftermath. Here is what as t the champ said in her social media page:

Let me take a moment to explain myself. I was overwhelmed with adrenaline, emotion and hurt at the time. I held so much in during the weeks prior to my fight with Ronda. I might have said or posted some things at the time that I now realize was not the right thing to do. I want to apologize to Ronda. Her fans and mine and the UFC as well. Ronda is an amazing athlete and has done so much for this sport, especially for the women. #respect 

Demeaning and disrespectful gesture to the former Queen of the octagon. Nunes clearly was feeling some regret over the image she posted to social media within an hour or so of defeating Rousey at UFC 207 in late December, a bout called after just 48 seconds as Nunes landed punch after punch to her opponent’s face. The post showed a doctored image of Rousey in a stroller, being pushed by the reigning champ.

Everyone remembers her fiery post match comments. That post followed someThat post followed some sharp words for Rousey offered by Nunes right after their match. “Forget Ronda Rousey,” Nunes said in her post-fight interview. “She’s going to go make movies now and retire.”

A difficult time for Nunes trying to compete with the pre match popularity of Rousey. According to her she felt they were favouring Ronda in every way:
“They want to make things more soft for her.”
Ronda Rousey retirement from UFC
By Tuesday, Nunes had vastly changed her tune. “I might have said or posted some things at the time that I now realize  sharp words for Rousey offered by Nunes right after their match. “Forget Ronda Rousey,” Nunes said in her post-fight interview. “She’s going to go make movies now and retire.”

“I was overwhelmed with adrenaline, emotion and hurt at the time. I held so much in during the weeks prior to my fight with her. 

Rousey is expected to make up her mind soon about her UFC future which seems all but over after two devastating back to back defeats by Holmes and Nunes.
Amanda Nunes apologizes to Ronda Rousey after UFC win harsh comments Amanda Nunes apologizes to Ronda Rousey after UFC win harsh comments Reviewed by Nelson Storm on February 01, 2017 Rating: 5