"I was one of the lucky few chosen to be a canvas for a hand painted masterpiece that took 14 hours to put on," Rousey -- who also posed for the publication in 2015 --Instagrammed on Thursday. "I can't wait to show you guys the final pics the when the issue hits stands!"
The former Sports Illustrated swimsuit cover girl has been using the athlete's inspiring "do nothing b**ch" speech during her performances. "To be honest, it's a honor to have a real powerhouse of a woman like Beyonce just recognize my existence," Rousey told ET. "Such a huge compliment, I couldn't be more grateful."