New UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm was welcome back to her home town of Albuquerque, New Mexico in a big way yesterday.
Holm, who defeated Ronda Rousey for the belt at UFC 193 in Australia, was presented with several portraits of the bout and spoke in front of a capacity crowd.
Welcome back to The Crossfire.
Holm has been on a victory tour of sorts since the victory, appearing on Good Morning America and other prominent media outlets to discuss the win.
What an amazing day. Thank you Albuquerque. I could never repay the love you give. You are… https://t.co/Ne0IecjUUd
— Holly Holm (@HollyHolm) December 7, 2015
UFC president Dana White recently confirmed that Holm’s next opponent will be a rematch with Rousey.
There’s been a lot of talk within the industry on the rematch.
Holm welcomed the rematch and continues to thank the fans for supporting her.