Some people shy away from talking about sex. Some even shy away from doing the deed. For a long time, it’s been something male athletes have been told to avoid performing before an event. Not Ronda Rousey though, for her, it’s the complete opposite.
Hair was bobbing everywhere and Twitter was probably smoking after Rousey admitted on CONAN on TBS that she actually prefers sex before fights. After Rousey told host Conan O’Brien she’s even more “Rowdy” than usual prepping for battle, he was comically flustered.
“I mean for girls it raises your testosterone, so I try to have as much sex as possible before a fight, actually,” Ronda Rousey said before on Jim Rome’s Showtime. “Not with like everybody. I don’t put out Craigslist ads or anything, but you know, if I got a steady, I’m going to be like, “Yo, fight time’s coming up.”
This may not be scientific, but science
While she didn’t have a boyfriend during her talk with O’Brien, she’s now married to UFC heavyweight Travis Browne. Complete with a new beau and career-path, is the pre-fight