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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"
    9-0-0
  2. 2

    Cristiane "Cyborg" Justino mmaweekly.com
    Cristiane Justino
    "Cyborg"
    12-1-0, 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"
    13-5-0
  5. 5

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

    Alexis "Ally-Gator" Davis mmaweekly.com
    Alexis Davis
    "Ally-Gator"
    16-5-0
  7. 7

    Sarah Kaufman mmaweekly.com
    Sarah Kaufman
    16-2-0, 1 NC
  8. 8

    Marloes "Rumina" Coenen mmaweekly.com
    Marloes Coenen
    "Rumina"
    21-6-0
  9. 9

    Liz "Girl-Rilla" Carmouche mmaweekly.com
    Liz Carmouche
    "Girl-Rilla"
    9-4-0
  10. 10

    Jessica "Jag" Aguilar
    Jessica Aguilar
    "Jag"
    17-4-0

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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. Amanda "Lioness of the Ring" Nunes | 10-3-0
  5. "The Cookie Monster" Carla Esparza | 9-2-0
  6. Jessica Penne | 11-2-0
  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. "The Queen of Spades" Shayna Baszler | 15-8-0

  11. Claudia "Claudinha" Gadelha | 11-0-0
  12. Felice "The Lil Bulldog" Herrig | 9-5-0
  13. Rosi "The Surgeon" Sexton | 13-4-0
  14. Julia "The Jewel" Budd | 6-2-0
  15. Rin Nakai | 15-0-1
  16. Lauren Murphy | 8-0-0
  17. Jessica "Bate Estaca" Andrade | 11-3-0
  18. Holly "The Preacher's Daughter" Holm | 7-0-0
  19. Leslie "The Peacemaker" Smith | 6-4-1
  20. Julianna "The Venezuelan Vixen" Pena | 5-2-0

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

  31. Erin "Steel" Toughill | 10-3-1
  32. Jennifer Maia | 7-3-1
  33. Hitomi "Girlfight Monster" Akano | 18-10-0
  34. Carina "Barbie" Damm | 21-10-0
  35. "The Queen of Mean" Miriam Nakamoto | 2-1-0, 1 NC
  36. Roxanne "The Happy Warrior" Modafferi | 15-11-0
  37. Jessamyn "The Gun" Duke | 3-0-0, 1 NC
  38. Naho "Sugi Rock" Sugiyama | 10-3-0
  39. Julie "Fireball" Kedzie | 16-13-0
  40. "Rocky" Raquel Pennington | 4-4-0

  41. Kaitlin Young | 7-8-1
  42. Bec "Rowdy" Rawlings | 5-3-0
  43. Seo Hee Ham | 13-5-0
  44. Lena "Hunter" Ovchynnikova | 9-2-0
  45. Takayo Hashi | 14-4-1
  46. Lisa Ellis Ward | 15-8-0
  47. Aisling "Ais the Bash" Daly | 14-5-0
  48. "Thug" Rose Namajunas | 2-1-0
  49. Randi Miller | 1-0-0
  50. Amanda "Powerhouse" Lucas | 5-1-0

  51. Gina "Conviction" Carano | 7-1-0
  52. Nicdali "The Night Queen" Rivera-Calanoc | 8-7-0
  53. "The Heartbreaker" Veronica Rothenhausler | 1-0-0
  54. Heather "Hurricane" Clark | 6-4-0
  55. Tonya "Triple Threat" Evinger | 12-6-0
  56. Jessica "The Ragin'" Rakoczy | 1-4-0, 1 NC
  57. Katja "Killer Bunny" Kankaanpaa | 8-1-1
  58. Munah "The Perfect Storm" Holland | 5-3-0
  59. Milana Dudieva | 10-3-0
  60. Sanja Sucevic | 4-2-0

  61. Ashley "Smashley" Cummins | 3-2-0
  62. Romy Ruyssen | 5-2-0
  63. Michelle "Diablita" Gutierrez | 3-5-0
  64. Sarah "White Tiger" Schneider | 6-6-0
  65. Mizuki Inoue | 7-2-0
  66. Elaina "Beef" Maxwell | 7-4-0
  67. "Sassy" Cassie Rodish | 4-4-0
  68. Yuka "Vale Tudo Queen" Tsuji | 24-3-0
  69. Peggy "Daywalker" Morgan | 2-1-0
  70. Fallon "Queen of Swords" Fox | 4-1-0

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

  81. "V.V" Mei Yamaguchi | 11-7-1
  82. Sarah "Cheesecake" Moras | 3-1-0
  83. Angela Magana | 11-6-0
  84. Paulina "Firefox" Granados | 2-1-0
  85. Alex Chambers | 4-1-0
  86. Jinh Yu | 2-0-0
  87. Karolina Kowalkiewicz | 4-0-0
  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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