UFC Champ Ronda Rousey Goes Face-to-Face With Online Critics

The mixed martial arts competitor attacks body-shamers after being called masculine.
2:44 | 08/04/15

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index" and this morning's hot button. Ronda Rousey in a new fight with her critics outside the ring. Some saying she's too mass cue Lynn. Jesse palmer with the details. You know, Ronda Rousey is the ufc's biggest star and now sheer's we go she's just as fierce with her words as with her fists. Beating back those body shamers. This morning, Ronda Rousey making big headlines with the announcement that she's set to tar in a biopic based on her life inside the ring. Start out early. Reporter: And now karlis's Jr. Confirming to ABC news she is their newest star all this on the heels of her victory on Sunday downing her opponent in only 34 seconds. Champion of the world. Reporter: Now out of the arena she is speaking out against a different kind of opponent. Body shamers. One person tweeting before her big fight, Ronda Rousey is disgustingly manly, how can people find her attractive? Another writing Ronda Rousey is not sexy to me. Her features are manly. This is a grandfather's critique of a current day athlete. Reporter: In a series ufc 190 embedded posted right before her match she fought back. I think it's hilarious like people say my mode looks masculine or something like that, I think it's femininely bad . Reporter: She's showing she's body proud in "Sports illustrated's" most recent swimsuit edition and 012's ESPN's "Body" issue. In the aftermath the conversation is changing. Those negative tweets replaced with an onslaught of positive ones. One person tweeting "She is absolutely beautiful." Another posting, @rondarousey. Such a boss. This woman is on fire. It's been quite a year for the 28-year-old. Tackling tinseltown in "Furious 7" and "Entourage". You couldn't last seven seconds with me if your life depended on it. She even gave me a run for my money when I interviewed her in may. The ultimate fighter fighting off foes in the ring of public opinion. Every time I watch that video my back hurts just a little bit. You know it's been reported Ronda Rousey's expected to fight once more before the end of the year and then she's going to shoot her biopic in January. She did it two or three times. You know what, she is absolutely beautiful. Most importantly she's healthy. She's one of the best conditioned athletes in the world. Absolutely stunning. She crushed you. Yes, she did. A role model for all of us. I'm a masochist, that's

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