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Ronda Rousey’s Complicated Entry Into The WWE

Ronda Rousey is a professional wrestler now

Ronda Rousey is a professional wrestler now

Rowdy Ronda Rousey has become a professional wrestler and joined the WWE.

This has lightning shocked wrestling fans with very similarly complicated feelings to the ones mixed martial arts fans felt when Rousey was on top of that sport.

Sarah unpacked these complicated feelings in a column for Vice Sports.

To read it go here.

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Daphne du Maurier And Holm Vs. Correia

Holm vs. Correia

Holm vs. Correia

A little while back marquee women’s fighters Holly Holm and Bethe Correia squared off for a fight in Singapore (Holm won).

The thing is, for both of them the fight took place under the shadow of mutual past adversary Ronda Rousey.

For Sarah this felt a little like the plot from Daphne du Maurier’s novel Rebecca.

So she wrote about why for Vice Sports.

To read it click here.

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Roger Moore’s Secret Fight Game

Roger Moore

Roger Moore

When Roger Moore passed away in May it made a lot of 007 followers take a closer look at the actor’s career.

One thing Sarah noticed was a surprisingly sophisticated understanding of the fighting arts, including how and when to use those skills.

She wrote about Moore’s combat skills in a piece for Vice Sports.

To read it go here.

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