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The Current Best Pound-for-Pound Female MMA Fighters

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The current pound-for-pound female fighter ranking has all the best ladies of mixed martial arts to grace the cage. From 135 to 145 and beyond, these fighters aren't messing around when the door shuts and the ref signals the start. Create YOUR own ranking today.

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  1. 1

    "Rowdy" Ronda Rousey
    Ronda Rousey
    "Rowdy"
    10-0-0
  2. 2

    "Alpha" Cat Zingano mmaweekly.com
    Cat Zingano
    "Alpha"
    9-0-0
  3. 3

    Cristiane "Cyborg" Justino mmaweekly.com
    Cristiane Justino
    "Cyborg"
    11-1-0, 1 NC
  4. 4

    Miesha "Cupcake" Tate mmaweekly.com
    Miesha Tate
    "Cupcake"
    15-5-0
  5. 5

    Sara McMann
    Sara McMann
    8-1-0
  6. 6

    Jessica "Jag" Aguilar
    Jessica Aguilar
    "Jag"
    19-4-0
  7. 7

    Sarah Kaufman mmaweekly.com
    Sarah Kaufman
    17-2-0, 1 NC
  8. 8

    Alexis "Ally-Gator" Davis mmaweekly.com
    Alexis Davis
    "Ally-Gator"
    16-6-0
  9. 9

    Marloes "Rumina" Coenen mmaweekly.com
    Marloes Coenen
    "Rumina"
    22-6-0
  10. 10

    "The Cookie Monster" Carla Esparza mmaweekly.com
    Carla Esparza
    "The Cookie Monster"
    10-2-0

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  1. "The Karate Hottie" Michelle Waterson | 12-4-0
  2. Jessica "Evil" Eye | 11-2-0, 1 NC
  3. Liz "Girl-Rilla" Carmouche | 9-5-0
  4. "Little Warrior" Barb Honchak | 10-2-0
  5. Jessica Penne | 12-2-0
  6. Amanda "Lioness of the Ring" Nunes | 9-4-0
  7. Cláudia "Claudinha" Gadelha | 12-1-0
  8. Joanne "Jo Jo" Calderwood | 9-0-0
  9. Holly "The Preacher's Daughter" Holm | 7-0-0
  10. Rin Nakai | 16-1-1

  11. "Thug" Rose Namajunas | 2-2-0
  12. Bethe "Pitbull" Correia | 9-0-0
  13. "The Warrior Princess" Zoila Frausto-Gurgel | 12-4-0
  14. Herica Tiburcio | 9-2-0
  15. Joanna Jędrzejczyk | 8-0-0
  16. Tara LaRosa | 21-5-0
  17. "The Queen of Spades" Shayna Baszler | 15-9-0
  18. Julianna "The Venezuelan Vixen" Pena | 5-2-0
  19. Felice "The Lil Bulldog" Herrig | 10-5-0
  20. Jéssica "Bate Estaca" Andrade | 12-3-0

  21. Leslie "The Peacemaker" Smith | 7-6-1
  22. Ayaka Hamasaki | 10-1-0
  23. Lauren Murphy | 8-1-0
  24. Katja "Killer Bunny" Kankaanpaa | 10-1-1
  25. Vanessa Porto | 17-6-0
  26. Julia "The Jewel" Budd | 6-2-0
  27. Sarah "The Monster" D'Alelio | 7-6-0
  28. "The Tiny Tornado" Tecia Torres | 5-0-0
  29. "Rocky" Raquel Pennington | 5-4-0
  30. Roxanne "The Happy Warrior" Modafferi | 17-11-0

  31. Jennifer Maia | 9-4-1
  32. Takayo Hashi | 15-5-1
  33. Tonya "Triple Threat" Evinger | 15-6-0
  34. Rosi "The Surgeon" Sexton | 13-5-0
  35. Aisling "Ais the Bash" Daly | 15-5-0
  36. Ediane "India" Gomes | 10-3-0
  37. Seo Hee Ham | 15-6-0
  38. Sheila "The German Tank" Gaff | 10-6-1
  39. Carina "Barbie" Damm | 21-11-0
  40. Naho "Sugi Rock" Sugiyama | 10-4-0

  41. Jessamyn "The Gun" Duke | 3-2-0, 1 NC
  42. Randa "Quiet Storm" Markos | 4-2-0
  43. Marianna "The Crushen Russian" Kheyfets | 5-1-0
  44. Germaine "The Iron Lady" de Randamie | 4-3-0
  45. Erin "Steel" Toughill | 10-3-1
  46. DeAnna "The Argentine Assassin" Bennett | 6-0-0
  47. Hitomi "Girlfight Monster" Akano | 18-10-0
  48. Kalindra Faria | 15-4-1
  49. Juliana "Ju Thai" Lima | 7-2-0
  50. Lisa Ellis | 15-9-0

  51. Ashley "Smashley" Cummins | 3-3-0
  52. Megumi "Mega Megu" Fujii | 26-3-0
  53. Hiroko "Cat's Eye" Yamanaka | 12-3-0, 1 NC
  54. "V.V" Mei Yamaguchi | 12-7-1
  55. Amanda "Powerhouse" Lucas | 5-1-0
  56. Nicdali "The Night Queen" Rivera-Calanoc | 8-8-0
  57. Kaitlin Young | 7-9-1
  58. Gina "Conviction" Carano | 7-1-0
  59. Sarah "White Tiger" Schneider | 7-6-0
  60. Karolina Kowalkiewicz | 6-0-0

  61. Bec "Rowdy" Rawlings | 5-4-0
  62. Lena "Hunter" Ovchynnikova | 9-3-0
  63. Peggy "Daywalker" Morgan | 3-2-0
  64. Randi Miller | 1-0-0
  65. Justine Kish | 4-0-0
  66. Milana Dudieva | 11-3-0
  67. Mizuki Inoue | 8-3-0
  68. Heather "Hurricane" Clark | 7-4-0
  69. Stephanie "The Snowflake" Eggink | 4-2-0
  70. Romy Ruyssen | 5-2-0

  71. "Sassy" Cassie Rodish | 5-4-0
  72. Munah "The Perfect Storm" Holland | 5-3-0
  73. Michelle "Diablita" Gutierrez | 3-5-0
  74. Larissa Pacheco | 10-1-0
  75. "The Heartbreaker" Veronica Rothenhausler | 1-1-0
  76. "The Queen of Mean" Miriam Nakamoto | 2-1-0, 1 NC
  77. "Little " Patricia Vidonic | 9-7-0
  78. Michelle "Thundercat" Ould | 7-4-0, 2 NC
  79. Alida Gray | 4-2-0
  80. Elaina "Beef" Maxwell | 7-4-0

  81. Jessica "The Ragin'" Rakoczy | 1-4-0, 1 NC
  82. Sanja Sucevic | 4-3-0
  83. Saori "Shooting Star" Ishioka | 13-8-0
  84. Sarah "Cheesecake" Moras | 4-1-0
  85. Jinh Yu | 3-1-0
  86. Yuka "Vale Tudo Queen" Tsuji | 24-3-0
  87. Kikuyo Ishikawa | 9-4-0
  88. Alexa Grasso | 6-0-0
  89. Emi "The Kamikaze Angel" Fujino | 14-8-0
  90. Amy "Lil' Dynamite" Davis | 4-4-0, 1 NC

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