Ronda Rousey has her first match since losing to Shayna Baszler at WWE Summerslam 2023

As seen during the 2023 WWE Summerslam PLE, Ronda Rousey was defeated by Shayna Baszler in an MMA rules match. According to Dave Meltzer of, the match was Rousey’s farewell “at least for now” and she’s not expected back at any specific date.

Rousey had her first match since losing to Baszler at Lucha VaVOOM’s event on Thursday night. In an impromptu match, Rousey and Marina Shafir defeated Taya Valkyrie and Brian Kendrick. Rousey posted footage from the match on Instagram along with the following message…

“@luchavavoom was honestly the best Lucha/burlesque hybrid show I’ve ever had the pleasure of jumping into unannounced. Anyone who doubted me and @marinashafir could make magic in a ring is an idiot – thank you @thetayavalkyrie and @mr.briankendrick for being down to get down with us 🙏🏼❤️🤼”