Unfortunately Ronda Rousey is fairly accustomed to body shaming, just not generally from her competitors.
This time it came from Julianna Pena, a fellow bantamweight contender who has taken aim at just about every woman in the division in an attempt to get into the title picture.
Here’s her bit on Rousey, per TMZ:
“No one cares about [her] and her fat arms anymore.”
“She’s like the emperor in no clothes,” Pena added … “She’s broken a little bit.”
That’s a curious — and insulting — take. Maybe she thought body shaming would get under Rousey’s skin, but it’s just a cheap shot. Rousey has often said she’s proud to be who she, looking like she does, and good for her. And here’s how she looks:
In body paint:
On the Tonght Show:
And that she looks like this relaxed:
Sounds like wither jeolousy, sour grapes or both. But it doesn’t sound good.