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UFC fighter Ronda Rousey had an excellent response to those who say she looks 'masculine'

You tell ‘em, Ronda.

The 2015 ESPYS Awards - Los Angeles Source: AP/Press Association Images

UFC STAR RONDA Rousey has a history of saying what’s on her mind.

A few months ago, she beat Floyd Mayweather to the title of Best Fighter at the ESPYs and quipped, “I wonder how Floyd feels being beaten by a woman for once” — an allusion to allegations of domestic abuse against Mayweather.

Tonight, she steps into the Octagon to defend her Bantamweight title against Brazilian fighter Bethe Correia.

And she’s not holding back.

insta Source: UFC/YouTube

In a video shot to coincide with the fight, Rousey had this to say to viewers who describe her physique as “masculine”.

Listen, just because my body was developed for a purpose other than f***ing millionaires doesn’t mean it’s masculine. I think it’s femininely badass as f*** because there’s not a single muscle on my body that isn’t for a purpose, because I’m not a do nothing bitch. It’s not very eloquently said, but it’s to the point and maybe that’s just what I am.

insta Source: UFC/YouTube

Oh, we think it’s very eloquently said, Ronda.

And it looks like these people do, too.

Go, Ronda, go!

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