Ronda Rousey just gave birth to daughter La’akea Makalapuaokalanipō Browne. But for retired MMA fighter, former Pro Wrestler and online personality there’s no rest. She’ll be appearing next in her ESPN Plus series called Rowdy’s Places.
For the show Rousey enlisted the help of infamous Gracie Academy owners – Rener and Ryron Gracie. And in a fresh new snippet she demonstrated some of her trademark armbar details.
This program is a part of a ESPN initiative released in May of this year where they produce series focused on different sport. At the time the following shows were greenlit: . Abby’s Places will take a look at soccer; David Ortiz will host Big Papi’s Places about baseball; Rowdy’s Places will give viewers a look at combat sports; Vince’s Places will cover basketball; and Eli’s Places will explore the world of college football.
The athletes featured, besides Rousey are Abby Wambach, David Ortiz, Vince Carter and Eli Manning. Each producing segments regarding their own sports.
Since 2014, Benny A. King has been fully immersed in the world of combat sports. Starting with a blog about Greco Roman wrestling, Benny’s passion for combat sports has led him to explore various disciplines.