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Jedrzejczyk’s Teammate & Former Opponent: wasn’t expecting Rose to win this way

UFC 193 is most commonly remembered for being the night that Ronda Rousey’s reign ended to Holly Holm.

And rightfully so, that was a historic upset and change for the Bantamweight division. But that night also featured one of the former Strawweight queen, Joanna Jedrzejczyk’s five title defenses while…

“I DON’T THINK SO. IT’S ALWAYS BEEN HER ATTITUDE. WE ARE VERY DIFFERENT. I LIKE TO BE VERY HUMBLE. I DON’T TALK TOO MUCH. I DON’T LIKE TO SHOW OFF. I THINK MOST CANADIANS ARE LIKE THAT,” LETOURNEAU SAID “IT’S ALWAYS BEEN HER ATTITUDE. BUT SHE IS A DIFFERENT PERSON IN THE GYM. SHE’S NOT COCKY IN THE GYM. SHE’S CLOSE TO EVERYBODY. SHE’S COMING TO THE GYM RIDING HER BICYCLE. I DON’T SEE HER THIS WAY. THIS IS WHAT MATTERS THE MOST TO ME. SHE’S BEEN TRAINING SO FREAKING HARD. THIS IS SOMETHING THAT INSPIRES ME FROM JOANNA, IS HOW HARD [SHE TRAINS] AFTER BEATING ALMOST EVERYBODY IN THE DIVISION. SHE DIDN’T TAKE THIS FIGHT LIGHTLY.
“THAT’S NOT THE REASON WHY SHE LOST….BUT SHE DIDN’T TRAIN LIKE SHE WAS OVERCONFIDENT. THAT’S ALL I CAN SAY.”

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