Ronda Rousey of the U.S. (right) defeated Bethe Correia of Brazil in their bantamweight title fight during Saturday's UFC 190 event in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Mixed martial arts star gives fans quick thrill

Aug 3, 2015
Ronda Rousey defeated her opponent in just 34 seconds over the weekend.
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The economics of pay-per-view

Sep 16, 2013
Boxing's mainstream glory days pretty much ended when Don King and Mike Tyson got involved. Networks no longer wanted any part of it. So, in many ways, boxing owes its survival to pay-per-view, which has allowed it to tap a small but dedicated audience for a high price.
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