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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

    Cristiane "Cyborg" Justino mmaweekly.com
    Cristiane Justino
    "Cyborg"
    11-1-0, 1 NC
  3. 3

    "Alpha" Cat Zingano mmaweekly.com
    Cat Zingano
    "Alpha"
    8-0-0
  4. 4

    Miesha "Cupcake" Tate mmaweekly.com
    Miesha Tate
    "Cupcake"
    14-5-0
  5. 5

    Sara McMann
    Sara McMann
    7-1-0
  6. 6

    Alexis "Ally-Gator" Davis mmaweekly.com
    Alexis Davis
    "Ally-Gator"
    16-6-0
  7. 7

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

    Jessica "Jag" Aguilar
    Jessica Aguilar
    "Jag"
    18-4-0
  9. 9

    Marloes "Rumina" Coenen mmaweekly.com
    Marloes Coenen
    "Rumina"
    21-6-0
  10. 10

    Liz "Girl-Rilla" Carmouche mmaweekly.com
    Liz Carmouche
    "Girl-Rilla"
    9-5-0

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  1. Jessica "Evil" Eye | 10-2-0, 1 NC
  2. "The Karate Hottie" Michelle Waterson | 11-3-0
  3. "Little Warrior" Barb Honchak | 9-2-0
  4. "The Cookie Monster" Carla Esparza | 9-2-0
  5. Jessica Penne | 11-2-0
  6. Amanda "Lioness of the Ring" Nunes | 10-3-0
  7. Joanne "Jo Jo" Calderwood | 8-0-0
  8. "The Warrior Princess" Zoila Frausto-Gurgel | 12-4-0
  9. Tara LaRosa | 21-4-0
  10. Claudia "Claudinha" Gadelha | 12-0-0

  11. Holly "The Preacher's Daughter" Holm | 7-0-0
  12. Felice "The Lil Bulldog" Herrig | 9-5-0
  13. Rin Nakai | 16-0-1
  14. "The Queen of Spades" Shayna Baszler | 15-8-0
  15. Julia "The Jewel" Budd | 6-2-0
  16. Julianna "The Venezuelan Vixen" Pena | 5-2-0
  17. Leslie "The Peacemaker" Smith | 7-5-1
  18. Lauren Murphy | 8-0-0
  19. "The Tiny Tornado" Tecia Torres | 4-0-0
  20. Jessica "Bate Estaca" Andrade | 11-3-0

  21. Germaine "The Iron Lady" de Randamie | 4-3-0
  22. Megumi "Mega Megu" Fujii | 26-3-0
  23. Vanessa Porto | 17-6-0
  24. Sheila "The German Tank" Gaff | 10-6-1
  25. Hiroko "Cat's Eye" Yamanaka | 12-3-0, 1 NC
  26. Sarah "The Monster" D'Alelio | 7-6-0
  27. Marianna "The Crushen Russian" Kheyfets | 5-1-0
  28. Ayaka Hamasaki | 9-1-0
  29. Ediane "India" Gomes | 10-2-0
  30. Jennifer Maia | 8-3-1

  31. Rosi "The Surgeon" Sexton | 13-5-0
  32. Hitomi "Girlfight Monster" Akano | 18-10-0
  33. Carina "Barbie" Damm | 21-10-0
  34. Naho "Sugi Rock" Sugiyama | 10-3-0
  35. Erin "Steel" Toughill | 10-3-1
  36. Kaitlin Young | 7-8-1
  37. Roxanne "The Happy Warrior" Modafferi | 15-11-0
  38. "Rocky" Raquel Pennington | 4-4-0
  39. "The Queen of Mean" Miriam Nakamoto | 2-1-0, 1 NC
  40. Seo Hee Ham | 13-5-0

  41. Lena "Hunter" Ovchynnikova | 9-3-0
  42. Jessamyn "The Gun" Duke | 3-2-0, 1 NC
  43. Takayo Hashi | 15-4-1
  44. Lisa Ellis | 15-8-0
  45. Randi Miller | 1-0-0
  46. Katja "Killer Bunny" Kankaanpaa | 9-1-1
  47. Julie "Fireball" Kedzie | 16-13-0
  48. Bethe "Pitbull" Correia | 8-0-0
  49. Heather "Hurricane" Clark | 6-4-0
  50. Nicdali "The Night Queen" Rivera-Calanoc | 8-7-0

  51. Jessica "The Ragin'" Rakoczy | 1-4-0, 1 NC
  52. "Thug" Rose Namajunas | 2-1-0
  53. Aisling "Ais the Bash" Daly | 14-5-0
  54. Milana Dudieva | 10-3-0
  55. Ashley "Smashley" Cummins | 3-2-0
  56. Romy Ruyssen | 5-2-0
  57. Bec "Rowdy" Rawlings | 5-3-0
  58. Munah "The Perfect Storm" Holland | 5-3-0
  59. Michelle "Diablita" Gutierrez | 3-5-0
  60. Amanda "Powerhouse" Lucas | 5-1-0

  61. Tonya "Triple Threat" Evinger | 13-6-0
  62. Sanja Sucevic | 4-3-0
  63. "The Heartbreaker" Veronica Rothenhausler | 1-0-0
  64. Sarah "White Tiger" Schneider | 7-6-0
  65. Elaina "Beef" Maxwell | 7-4-0
  66. Yuka "Vale Tudo Queen" Tsuji | 24-3-0
  67. Mizuki Inoue | 7-2-0
  68. "Sassy" Cassie Rodish | 4-4-0
  69. Gina "Conviction" Carano | 7-1-0
  70. Peggy "Daywalker" Morgan | 2-1-0

  71. Fallon "Queen of Swords" Fox | 4-1-0
  72. Ashley "Loca" Sanchez | 4-3-0
  73. Julia Berezikova | 7-4-0
  74. Kikuyo Ishikawa | 9-4-0
  75. Yana "Foxy" Kunitskaya | 8-1-0
  76. Amy "Lil' Dynamite" Davis | 4-4-0, 1 NC
  77. Stephanie "Macaquinha" Frausto | 4-5-0
  78. Jessica Branco | 0-0-0
  79. "Slick" Sally Krumdiack | 9-7-0
  80. Simona Soukupova | 4-3-1

  81. "V.V" Mei Yamaguchi | 12-7-1
  82. Sarah "Cheesecake" Moras | 4-1-0
  83. Angela Magana | 11-6-0
  84. Paulina "Firefox" Granados | 2-1-0
  85. Alex "Astro Girl" Chambers | 4-1-0
  86. Karolina Kowalkiewicz | 5-0-0
  87. Jinh Yu | 2-0-0
  88. Livia "T-Rex" von Plettenberg | 2-1-0
  89. Sarah "KO Kid" Maloy | 3-3-0
  90. Emily Kagan | 3-1-0

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