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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. Amanda "Lioness of the Ring" Nunes | 9-4-0
  6. Jessica Penne | 11-2-0
  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. Bethe "Pitbull" Correia | 9-0-0
  14. Tara LaRosa | 21-5-0
  15. Felice "The Lil Bulldog" Herrig | 9-5-0
  16. Leslie "The Peacemaker" Smith | 7-6-1
  17. Julianna "The Venezuelan Vixen" Pena | 5-2-0
  18. Sarah "The Monster" D'Alelio | 7-6-0
  19. Jéssica "Bate Estaca" Andrade | 12-3-0
  20. Vanessa Porto | 17-6-0

  21. Lauren Murphy | 8-1-0
  22. Julia "The Jewel" Budd | 6-2-0
  23. Sheila "The German Tank" Gaff | 10-6-1
  24. Ediane "India" Gomes | 10-3-0
  25. Tonya "Triple Threat" Evinger | 14-6-0
  26. Germaine "The Iron Lady" de Randamie | 4-3-0
  27. "The Tiny Tornado" Tecia Torres | 4-0-0
  28. Jennifer Maia | 9-3-1
  29. Ayaka Hamasaki | 10-1-0
  30. Rosi "The Surgeon" Sexton | 13-5-0

  31. Seo Hee Ham | 15-5-0
  32. Carina "Barbie" Damm | 21-11-0
  33. Hitomi "Girlfight Monster" Akano | 18-10-0
  34. Katja "Killer Bunny" Kankaanpaa | 10-1-1
  35. Megumi "Mega Megu" Fujii | 26-3-0
  36. Joanna Jędrzejczyk | 7-0-0
  37. Aisling "Ais the Bash" Daly | 14-5-0
  38. Hiroko "Cat's Eye" Yamanaka | 12-3-0, 1 NC
  39. Roxanne "The Happy Warrior" Modafferi | 16-11-0
  40. "Rocky" Raquel Pennington | 4-4-0

  41. Marianna "The Crushen Russian" Kheyfets | 5-1-0
  42. Takayo Hashi | 15-5-1
  43. Jessamyn "The Gun" Duke | 3-2-0, 1 NC
  44. Erin "Steel" Toughill | 10-3-1
  45. Munah "The Perfect Storm" Holland | 5-3-0
  46. Gina "Conviction" Carano | 7-1-0
  47. "Thug" Rose Namajunas | 2-1-0
  48. Naho "Sugi Rock" Sugiyama | 10-4-0
  49. Mizuki Inoue | 8-3-0
  50. Milana Dudieva | 11-3-0

  51. Juliana "Ju Thai" Lima | 7-2-0
  52. Ashley "Smashley" Cummins | 3-3-0
  53. "The Queen of Mean" Miriam Nakamoto | 2-1-0, 1 NC
  54. Sarah "White Tiger" Schneider | 7-6-0
  55. Nicdali "The Night Queen" Rivera-Calanoc | 8-8-0
  56. Larissa Pacheco | 10-1-0
  57. Julie "Fireball" Kedzie | 16-13-0
  58. Lena "Hunter" Ovchynnikova | 9-3-0
  59. Ashlee Evans-Smith | 3-0-0
  60. Amanda "Powerhouse" Lucas | 5-1-0

  61. Randi Miller | 1-0-0
  62. Lisa Ellis | 15-8-0
  63. Kaitlin Young | 7-9-1
  64. Bec "Rowdy" Rawlings | 5-3-0
  65. Heather "Hurricane" Clark | 6-4-0
  66. Kalindra Faria | 15-4-1
  67. DeAnna "The Argentine Assassin" Bennett | 5-0-0
  68. Michelle "Diablita" Gutierrez | 3-5-0
  69. "Sassy" Cassie Rodish | 5-4-0
  70. Romy Ruyssen | 5-2-0

  71. "V.V" Mei Yamaguchi | 12-7-1
  72. Stephanie "The Snowflake" Eggink | 4-2-0
  73. "The Heartbreaker" Veronica Rothenhausler | 1-1-0
  74. Karolina Kowalkiewicz | 6-0-0
  75. "Little " Patricia Vidonic | 9-7-0
  76. Sanja Sucevic | 4-3-0
  77. Alida Gray | 4-1-0
  78. Michelle "Thundercat" Ould | 7-4-0, 2 NC
  79. Herica Tiburcio | 8-2-0
  80. Peggy "Daywalker" Morgan | 2-2-0

  81. Elaina "Beef" Maxwell | 7-4-0
  82. Yuka "Vale Tudo Queen" Tsuji | 24-3-0
  83. Jessica "The Ragin'" Rakoczy | 1-4-0, 1 NC
  84. Justine Kish | 4-0-0
  85. Fallon "Queen of Swords" Fox | 5-1-0
  86. Jinh Yu | 2-1-0
  87. Pannie "Banzai" Kianzad | 7-0-0
  88. Emi "The Kamikaze Angel" Fujino | 14-8-0
  89. Jessy "Jessy Jess" Rose-Clark | 5-1-0
  90. Nina "The Strina" Ansaroff | 6-4-0

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