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Ronda Rousey on ESPY win: 'I wonder how Floyd feels being beat by a woman for once?'

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Ronda Rousey bested Floyd Mayweather for the Best Fighter ESPY Award, and took a nasty verbal jab at the star boxer.

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UFC star Ronda Rousey won the ESPY award for Best Fighter tonight, beating out Floyd Mayweather, who had won the last three awards from 2012-14, and took a shot at Mayweather upon accepting the award on the red carpet.

"I can't help but wonder but really say that I wonder how Floyd feels being beat by a woman for once? I'd like to see him pretend to not know who I am now," Rousey said, which is sure to spark a ton of conversation.

Rousey, the 28-year-old UFC women's bantamweight champion, won a pair of fights in 2014 and one in February of this year, none of the fights lasting more than 66 seconds. Her most recent fight was her shortest to date, as she tapped out Cat Zingano in just 14 seconds.

Mayweather, 38, won the ESPY awards for Best Fighter in 2007-08, 2010, and 2012-14. The only other fighter prior to now to win the award has been Manny Pacquiao, who claimed it in 2009 and 2011. Rousey is also the first non-boxer to win the award.

Aside from Rousey and Mayweather, other candidates for the award this year were UFC's Donald Cerrone, and boxers Terence Crawford and Gennady Golovkin.