New UFC women’s strawweight champion Rose Namajunas is back on Ariel Helwani’s MMA Show to recap her title-winning performance vs. Zhang Weili at UFC 261.
0:00 The emotions Rose felt winning the belt for the second time compared to the first.
2:55 Her unique connection with fans and the reaction her victory generated.
9:18 Breaking down her high kick that led to the finish in the first round.
13:45 How she felt immediately after winning the fight.
15:40 Where her mantra of “I’m the best” came from.
19:50 Rose describes her nerves at the start of the bout.
21:00 What seeing Valentina Shevchenko and Kamaru Usman also win that night meant.
26:00 Her plans for the rest of 2021.
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