Two years ago, one of the hottest topics in MMA was the potential return of Gina Carano.
Photos were posted of her at the gym training. UFC president Dana White said Carano and the UFC were in discussions about a possible title fight with Ronda Rousey. Even Carano herself teased a return on late-night talk shows.
Carano’s talks with the UFC fizzled and a fight with Rousey never came together. Since then, there has been very little talk of one of the most popular women to ever grace the cage making a comeback.
Even Kevin Ross is uncertain of it will ever happen and he has some first-hand insight. The Bellator Kickboxing star is dating the former MMA superstar and current Hollywood actress.
“Like anything else, you never really know,” said Ross, who fights Matteo Taccini at the inaugural Bellator Kickboxing show April 16 in Turin, Italy. “It might happen, it might not. It’s just a matter if it’s something she wants to do. There’s a million people that would love to see it I would love to see it, as well as I would hate to see it, because it’s hard to watch someone you love fight or even someone you’re friends with fight. I’m always kind of split.”
A photo posted by GinaJCarano (@ginajcarano) on Dec 3, 2015 at 1:26pm PST
Carano, 32, hardly needs MMA. She’s had plenty of success in movies, most recently with a role in “Deadpool,” which is now the largest grossing R-rated film of all time. Carano, who has also been in the “Fast & The Furious” franchise, is in the new “Kickboxer” sequel with Jean-Claude Van Damme and also has other things on her plate.
But Carano is in the gym all the time at CSA in Dublin, Calif., and other places. And ….View full article
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