Rousey left an impression, on Carmouche's arm

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                    <p>Ronda Rousey left an impression on Liz Carmouche&nbsp;Saturday night, literally.</p>

Carmouche took Ronda's back and was working a standing face crank, when her forearm drove Rousey's mouthpiece out. Rather than readjust and work a choke on the world-class Judoka, Carmouche opted to apply pressure with a crank, right on Ronda's teeth.

At the UFC 157 post fight press conference, both figthers gave their impression of the moment.

"Neck cranks are always hard to pull off," related Carmouche. "If a person has a lot of heart, they can fight through it like she did. She was successful. I beared down to where I got teeth marks actually from getting down to her mouth and thinking, ‘Maybe I can get her to tap by knocking some teeth out.’ It just didn’t quite work out.”

Minutes later Rousey showed, and gave an accounting from the other side.

"She had like a cross face," said Rousey. "It was across my face, and actually, I dislocated my jaw when I was a kid, i'ts like a weird injury there, and she went across and it was pushing my mouthguard out and her arm went past my teeth... So I'm sorry it was not intentional at all dude!"

"It was a tricky situation to be in especially after I saw Urijah earlier that day - It was like 'uhoh.' I wasn't worried but I was very aware of the severity of the situation."

Although Rousey apologized, the hold was not illegal, as rather than Rousey biting down, Carmouche was trying to driver her forearm into Rousey's teeth.

The impression was visible during the fight.

A close up.

The pair share battle scars.





 

Carmouche basically bit her own arm using Ronda's teeth to do the work. That was a very tight crank she had on there.

I know there was a thread already about it, but it didn't have all the info in it, it had a title that was incorrect, so I made a new one. I work really hard no to dupe existing threads, but I do sometimes if there is very significant info missing, I am interested in feedback on whether that works for the members of the UG?

She should get that shit tattooed on. A reminder of such a huge moment in women's MMA. She held her own, moreso than anyone against Rousey so far.

i thought it was over

glad to see them being cool with eachother after the fight. Phone Post

That was one hell of a crossface. Awesome fight.

Jack Skellington - 


i thought it was over



+1 Amazing fight I loved it

Kirik - 


I know there was a thread already about it, but it didn't have all the info in it, it had a title that was incorrect, so I made a new one. I work really hard no to dupe existing threads, but I do sometimes if there is very significant info missing, I am interested in feedback on whether that works for the members of the UG?


Works great for me.

It was an amazing first fight for WMMA. It seriously couldn't have gone better for the UFC. Phone Post

sadisticsoldier - She should get that shit tattooed on. A reminder of such a huge moment in women's MMA. She held her own, moreso than anyone against Rousey so far.

That would be sick Phone Post

Rousey's teeth pushed into Carmouche's arm, leaving this impression.

Man I have so much respect for those 2 women, amazing fight.