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Ronda Rousey's Mayweather Jab was Planned a Year in Advance

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Sometimes the right joke takes time to come to light.

Ronda Rousey's knockout of Floyd Mayweather at the ESPYS is still being talked about. Some people think it was spur of the moment, but she had been planning it for a year in advance. 

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Back in July 2014, Mayweather was asked about Rousey and he claimed he didn't know who "he" was. Yes, he. Mayweather didn't even know if she was a man or woman. 


"I know for damn sure he knew who I was," Rousey told MMA.com "He was running against me for 'Best Fighter' that year and he had signed MMA fighters, so his feigned ignorance was meant to really be a snarky remark to me."

Rousey mentioned that had she not won the ESPY, she would've kept waiting.

"I waited a whole year to say something," Rousey said. "And you know what? If I didn't win 'Best Fighter' this year, I would have waited two years or three years."