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Ronda Rousey Might Finally Have A Date For Her Return To The UFC

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David Hookstead Smoke Room Editor-in-Chief
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UFC superstar Ronda Rousey might be returning to the octagon in 2016.

Sporting News has reported that sources told them Rousey could possibly fight December 30 against Brazilian-born fighter Amanda Nunes. (SLIDESHOW: These Are The Sexiest Photos Of Ronda Rousey On The Internet)

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RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – JULY 31: UFC Strawweight Champion Ronda Rousey of the United States poses for photographers during the UFC 190 Rousey v Correia weigh-in at HSBC Arena on July 31, 2015 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

Rousey has taken a long break from fighting after Holly Holm kicked her face in at UFC 193. (SLIDESHOW: UFC Star Arianny Celeste Is Nearly Naked For All Her Fans In These Pictures)

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Dec 28, 2013; Las Vegas, NV, USA; Ronda Rousey (red gloves) and Miesha Tate (blue gloves) fight during their UFC women’s bantamweight championship bout at the MGM Grand Garden Arena. Mandatory Credit: Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports – via Reuters

If the former champion does return on December 30 it would be the perfect way to close out the biggest year in UFC history.

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