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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

    Sarah Kaufman mmaweekly.com
    Sarah Kaufman
    17-2-0, 1 NC
  7. 7

    Alexis "Ally-Gator" Davis mmaweekly.com
    Alexis Davis
    "Ally-Gator"
    16-6-0
  8. 8

    Marloes "Rumina" Coenen mmaweekly.com
    Marloes Coenen
    "Rumina"
    22-6-0
  9. 9

    Jessica "Jag" Aguilar
    Jessica Aguilar
    "Jag"
    19-4-0
  10. 10

    "The Karate Hottie" Michelle Waterson mmaweekly.com
    Michelle Waterson
    "The Karate Hottie"
    12-3-0

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  1. Liz "Girl-Rilla" Carmouche | 9-5-0
  2. Jessica "Evil" Eye | 11-2-0, 1 NC
  3. "The Cookie Monster" Carla Esparza | 9-2-0
  4. "Little Warrior" Barb Honchak | 10-2-0
  5. Jessica Penne | 11-2-0
  6. Amanda "Lioness of the Ring" Nunes | 9-4-0
  7. Joanne "Jo Jo" Calderwood | 8-0-0
  8. Cláudia "Claudinha" Gadelha | 12-0-0
  9. "The Warrior Princess" Zoila Frausto-Gurgel | 12-4-0
  10. Rin Nakai | 16-1-1

  11. Holly "The Preacher's Daughter" Holm | 7-0-0
  12. "The Queen of Spades" Shayna Baszler | 15-9-0
  13. Tara LaRosa | 21-5-0
  14. Bethe "Pitbull" Correia | 9-0-0
  15. Felice "The Lil Bulldog" Herrig | 9-5-0
  16. Leslie "The Peacemaker" Smith | 7-6-1
  17. Jéssica "Bate Estaca" Andrade | 12-3-0
  18. Vanessa Porto | 17-6-0
  19. Lauren Murphy | 8-1-0
  20. Julianna "The Venezuelan Vixen" Pena | 5-2-0

  21. Sarah "The Monster" D'Alelio | 7-6-0
  22. Sheila "The German Tank" Gaff | 10-6-1
  23. Ediane "India" Gomes | 10-3-0
  24. Julia "The Jewel" Budd | 6-2-0
  25. Ayaka Hamasaki | 10-1-0
  26. "The Tiny Tornado" Tecia Torres | 4-0-0
  27. Jennifer Maia | 9-3-1
  28. Tonya "Triple Threat" Evinger | 14-6-0
  29. Rosi "The Surgeon" Sexton | 13-5-0
  30. Katja "Killer Bunny" Kankaanpaa | 10-1-1

  31. Joanna Jędrzejczyk | 7-0-0
  32. Seo Hee Ham | 15-5-0
  33. Germaine "The Iron Lady" de Randamie | 4-3-0
  34. Megumi "Mega Megu" Fujii | 26-3-0
  35. Aisling "Ais the Bash" Daly | 14-5-0
  36. Roxanne "The Happy Warrior" Modafferi | 16-11-0
  37. Marianna "The Crushen Russian" Kheyfets | 5-1-0
  38. Carina "Barbie" Damm | 21-11-0
  39. Takayo Hashi | 15-5-1
  40. Hitomi "Girlfight Monster" Akano | 18-10-0

  41. Jessamyn "The Gun" Duke | 3-2-0, 1 NC
  42. Erin "Steel" Toughill | 10-3-1
  43. Naho "Sugi Rock" Sugiyama | 10-4-0
  44. Munah "The Perfect Storm" Holland | 5-3-0
  45. "Thug" Rose Namajunas | 2-1-0
  46. Mizuki Inoue | 8-3-0
  47. Hiroko "Cat's Eye" Yamanaka | 12-3-0, 1 NC
  48. Gina "Conviction" Carano | 7-1-0
  49. "Rocky" Raquel Pennington | 4-4-0
  50. Ashley "Smashley" Cummins | 3-3-0

  51. Juliana "Ju Thai" Lima | 7-2-0
  52. Nicdali "The Night Queen" Rivera-Calanoc | 8-8-0
  53. Julie "Fireball" Kedzie | 16-13-0
  54. Lena "Hunter" Ovchynnikova | 9-3-0
  55. Amanda "Powerhouse" Lucas | 5-1-0
  56. Randi Miller | 1-0-0
  57. Lisa Ellis | 15-8-0
  58. Sarah "White Tiger" Schneider | 7-6-0
  59. Kalindra Faria | 15-4-1
  60. "V.V" Mei Yamaguchi | 12-7-1

  61. Bec "Rowdy" Rawlings | 5-3-0
  62. Kaitlin Young | 7-9-1
  63. Heather "Hurricane" Clark | 6-4-0
  64. Larissa Pacheco | 10-1-0
  65. Ashlee Evans-Smith | 3-0-0
  66. DeAnna "The Argentine Assassin" Bennett | 5-0-0
  67. Michelle "Diablita" Gutierrez | 3-5-0
  68. "Sassy" Cassie Rodish | 5-4-0
  69. Romy Ruyssen | 5-2-0
  70. Milana Dudieva | 11-3-0

  71. Stephanie "The Snowflake" Eggink | 4-2-0
  72. "The Heartbreaker" Veronica Rothenhausler | 1-1-0
  73. Sanja Sucevic | 4-3-0
  74. Michelle "Thundercat" Ould | 7-4-0, 2 NC
  75. Karolina Kowalkiewicz | 6-0-0
  76. Peggy "Daywalker" Morgan | 2-2-0
  77. Alida Gray | 4-1-0
  78. "The Queen of Mean" Miriam Nakamoto | 2-1-0, 1 NC
  79. Justine Kish | 4-0-0
  80. Herica Tiburcio | 8-2-0

  81. Elaina "Beef" Maxwell | 7-4-0
  82. "Little " Patricia Vidonic | 9-7-0
  83. Jessica "The Ragin'" Rakoczy | 1-4-0, 1 NC
  84. Yuka "Vale Tudo Queen" Tsuji | 24-3-0
  85. Jinh Yu | 2-1-0
  86. Emi "The Kamikaze Angel" Fujino | 14-8-0
  87. Saori "Shooting Star" Ishioka | 13-8-0
  88. Angela Magana | 11-6-0
  89. Kikuyo Ishikawa | 9-4-0
  90. Amy "Lil' Dynamite" Davis | 4-4-0, 1 NC

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