Last night Ronda Rousey lost her UFC bantamweight title to the American challenger Holly Holm (alliterative names are the best aren’t they?). To say this was surprising is somewhat of an understatement, considering she was probably the most well known UFC fighter in history; the driving force behind UFC becoming more embedded in mainstream consciousness. This reminded me of something I had always thought about UFC: that luck perhaps plays too large a part in success.

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