Round 1: No touch of gloves in this grudge match. Tate comes out swinging. Rousey clinches and takes Tate to the canvas. Rousey stands and moves to side control. Rousey sinks in her move, the arm bar. Tate defends and gets top position. Tate’s arm was in a nasty position. Tate takes Rousey’s back. Rousey stands but can’t shake Tate from her back. Rousey escapes out the backdoor. She stands. She lands kicks to Tate’s legs. Tate stands. They clinch. Rousey gets a trip takedown. Tate stands and they separate. Tate lands a hard right hand. Rousey hip tosses Tate to the canvas. Rousey moves to side control and advances to the mount position. Tate rolls and Rousey postures and lands punches. Rousey applies an arm bar. Tate is forced to tap. Her arm may be broken. Ronda Rousey submits Tate to win the title.
The official time of the submission was 4:27 of the first round.