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Holly Holm transitioned from boxing to women's mixed martial arts and in her third UFC fight, she knocked out Ronda Rousey to win the women's bantamweight championship.

UFC fighter Holly Holm looks on before Miguel
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UFC fighter Holly Holm looks on before Miguel Cotto takes on Canelo Alvarez in their middleweight fight at the Mandalay Bay Events Center on November 21, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

LAS VEGAS, NV - NOVEMBER 21: Promoter/boxer Bernard
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LAS VEGAS, NV - NOVEMBER 21: Promoter/boxer Bernard Hopkins, UFC fighter Holly Holm and promoter Oscar De La Hoya pose before the Guillermo Rigondeaux and Drian Francisco junior featherweight bout at the Mandalay Bay Events Center on November 21, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

epa05026046 Holly Holm strikes defending champion Ronda Rousey
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epa05026046 Holly Holm strikes defending champion Ronda Rousey in the Women's Bantamweight Bout during the UFC 193 Australia event at Etihad stadium in Melbourne, 15 November 2015. EPA/JOE CASTRO AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND OUT EDITORIAL USE ONLY

epa05026045 Holly Holm celebrates after defeating defending champion
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epa05026045 Holly Holm celebrates after defeating defending champion Ronda Rousey in the Women's Bantamweight Bout during the UFC 193 Australia event at Etihad stadium in Melbourne, 15 November 2015. EPA/JOE CASTRO AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND OUT EDITORIAL USE ONLY

Holly Holm of the US finishes off compatriot
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Holly Holm of the US finishes off compatriot Ronda Rousey after landing a kick to the neck to knock out her compatriot and win the UFC title fight in Melbourne on November 15, 2015. RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE NO ADVERTISING USE NO PROMOTIONAL USE NO MERCHANDISING USE. AFP PHOTO/Paul CROCKPAUL CROCK/AFP/Getty Images

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - NOVEMBER 15: Ronda Rousey of
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MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - NOVEMBER 15: Ronda Rousey of the United States (L) and Holly Holm of the United States compete in their UFC women's bantamweight championship bout during the UFC 193 event at Etihad Stadium on November 15, 2015 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - NOVEMBER 15: Ronda Rousey of
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MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - NOVEMBER 15: Ronda Rousey of the United States (R) and Holly Holm of the United States compete in their UFC women's bantamweight championship bout during the UFC 193 event at Etihad Stadium on November 15, 2015 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)

Holly Holm holds the champion belt after defeating
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Holly Holm holds the champion belt after defeating Ronda Rousey during their UFC 193 bantamweight title fight in Melbourne, Australia, Sunday, Nov. 15, 2015. Holm pulled off a stunning upset victory over Rousey in the fight, knocking out the women's bantamweight champion in the second round with a powerful kick to the head Sunday. (AP Photo/Andy Brownbill)

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - NOVEMBER 15: Holly Holm of
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MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - NOVEMBER 15: Holly Holm of the United States celebrates victory over Ronda Rousey of the United States in their UFC women's bantamweight championship bout during the UFC 193 event at Etihad Stadium on November 15, 2015 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)

Holly Holm of the US celebrates after winning
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Holly Holm of the US celebrates after winning the UFC title fight against compatriot Ronda Rousey in Melbourne on November 15, 2015. RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE NO ADVERTISING USE NO PROMOTIONAL USE NO MERCHANDISING USE. AFP PHOTO/Paul CROCKPAUL CROCK/AFP/Getty Images

Ronda Rousey of the United States (L) and
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Ronda Rousey of the United States (L) and Holly Holm of the United States compete in their UFC women's bantamweight championship bout during the UFC 193 event at Etihad Stadium on November 15, 2015 in Melbourne, Australia.

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - NOVEMBER 15: Ronda Rousey of
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MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - NOVEMBER 15: Ronda Rousey of the United States (R) and Holly Holm of the United States compete in their UFC women's bantamweight championship bout during the UFC 193 event at Etihad Stadium on November 15, 2015 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)

Holly Holm, right, celebrates after defeating Ronda Rousey,
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Holly Holm, right, celebrates after defeating Ronda Rousey, left, during their UFC 193 Bantamweight title fight in Melbourne, Australia, Sunday, Nov. 15, 2015.

Holly Holm celebrates after defeating Ronda Rousey during
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Holly Holm celebrates after defeating Ronda Rousey during thier UFC 193 bantamweight title fight in Melbourne, Australia, Sunday, Nov. 15, 2015. (AP Andy Brownbill)

Holly Holm of the US talks to the
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Holly Holm of the US talks to the press before a face-off for the UFC fight in Melbourne on November 13, 2015. Over 55,000 are expected to attend the UFC fight between Rousey and compatriot Holly Holm in Melbourne on November 15. RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE NO ADVERTISING USE NO PROMOTIONAL USE NO MERCHANDISING USE AFP PHOTO/Paul CROCKPAUL CROCK/AFP/Getty Images

Holly Holm of the U.S. talks about her
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Holly Holm of the U.S. talks about her upcoming UFC bantamweight title match against Ronda Rousey in Melbourne, Australia, Friday, Nov. 13, 2015. Just eight months after Australia's Victoria state lifted its ban on cage fighting, the UFC has brought its showcase UFC 193 event Down Under, with the Rousey-Holm fight as its main event. (AP Photo Neil Frankland)

Ronda Rousey of the US (L) faces-off with
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Ronda Rousey of the US (L) faces-off with compatriot Holly Holm (R) for the UFC fight in Melbourne on November 13, 2015. Over 55,000 are expected to attend the UFC fight between Rousey and compatriot Holly Holm in Melbourne on November 15. RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE NO ADVERTISING USE NO PROMOTIONAL USE NO MERCHANDISING USE AFP PHOTO/Paul CROCK PAUL CROCK/AFP/Getty Images

Holly Holm, background, knocks out Allanna Jones with
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Holly Holm, background, knocks out Allanna Jones with a headkick in the second round of their bout at Legacy FC 21. (July 19, 2013)

Holly Holm, a 14-time world boxing champion, announces
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Holly Holm, a 14-time world boxing champion, announces she's moving to MMA. (April 16, 2013)

Holly Holm, right, trains with UFC light heavyweight

Holly Holm, right, trains with UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones.

Anne Sophie Mathis of Dombasle-sur-Meurthe, France, left, gets
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Anne Sophie Mathis of Dombasle-sur-Meurthe, France, left, gets hit by Holly Holm, during the IBA and WBAN Welterweight title fight in Laguna, New Mexico on Dec. 2, 2011.

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