Ronda Rousey returns to WWE, wins the 2022 Women’s Royal Rumble (Video)

Written by Doug Rush

Ronda Rousey returns to WWE, wins the 2022 Women’s Royal Rumble (Video)

Ronda Rousey hasn’t been in a WWE ring since Wrestlemania 35 when she main evented with Charlotte Flair and Becky Lynch.

And then on Saturday night at the 2022 Royal Rumble in the Women’s Royal Rumble match, The Baddest Woman on the Planet returned.

Rousey left WWE to start a family and had a baby last year. She returned at #28, got to the final two and won the Royal Rumble, last eliminating Charlotte Flair.


About the author

Doug Rush

Doug Rush is entering his 18th season as a writer. His career dates back to when he was with The Asbury Park Press covering high school football, The Harlem Globetrotters and The Lakewood Blueclaws.

In 2009, he joined Bleacher Report, covering the New York Yankees and New York Giants, amassing over 2 million reader views.

After 2013, he left B/R to join Sports Media 101 to cover the Yankees and Giants. While with Sports Media 101, Rush was named to the Pro Football Writers Association of America. He was there until July of 2016.

In January of 2018, Rush joined USA Today as part of the Giants Wire staff to cover the Giants. He is still currently with them, as he does weekly analysis for them during the season.

In September of 2021, Rush joined Pro Sports Extra, where he will be covering MLB, the NFL, NBA, WWE and AEW.

Doug is from Toms River, New Jersey where he has two children, Carson and Peyton.