Ronda Rousey appears on the cover of the 2016 Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue. The former UFC women’s bantamweight champion is featured in several photos inside wearing only body paint. Here’s SI.com‘s preview for the issue:
“Back for her second year, Ronda Rousey will join an elite club of body-painted swimsuit models in the 2016 SI Swimsuit issue. Yep, you read that right. Ronda will wearing NOTHING BUT PAINT on the pages of our magazine next month. So what could be better? Well, as it turns out, the beach in Grenada where we shot Ronda’s gorgeous photos is public, so some eager paparazzi got a few early snaps. That means Christmas is coming again, folks! We’re sharing a few BTS shots that are sure to tie you over until our official images of Ronda hit newsstands next month.”
Take a look at Ronda’s body paint photo shoot on the next page.