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Sarah Kaufman

Sarah Kaufman
  • Given Name: Sarah Elizabeth Kaufman
  • MMA Record: 19-4-0, 1 NC (Win-Loss-Draw)
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  • Current Streak: 2 Wins
  • Age: 32 | Date of Birth: 1985.09.20
  • Last Fight: January 13, 2018 in IFC
  • Weight Class: Bantamweight | Last Weigh-In: 135.4 lbs
  • Affiliation: Zugec Ultimate Martial Arts
  • Height: 5'5" (166cm) | Reach: 67.0" (170cm)
  • Career Disclosed Earnings: $116,000 USD
  • Born: Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
  • Fighting out of: Victoria, British Columbia
  • College: University of Victoria
  • Foundation Style: N/A
  • Head Coach: Adam Zugec
  • Other Coaches: N/A
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Sarah Kaufman Bantamweight Ranking History

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Sarah Kaufman MMA Fight Record

Record by Year and By Promotion

Pro Results Opponent Event Date
Confirmed Upcoming Bout

De Katharina Lehner
19-4-0 7-0-0

Us Invicta FC 29: Kaufman vs. Lehner
Main Event | Vacant Title | Bantamweight | 135 lbs

2018.05.04
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Se Pannie Kianzad
18-4-0 8-2-0

Us Invicta FC 27: Kaufman vs. Kianzad
Main Event | Bantamweight | 135 lbs

2018.01.13
Odds: -280 (Moderate Favorite) | Weigh-In: 135.4 lbs (61.4 kgs) | Referee: Mike England
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Au Jessica-Rose Clark
17-4-0 6-3-0

Kr Battlefield Fighting Championships
Co-Main Event | Bantamweight | 136 lbs

2017.03.18
Cancelled Bout Jan Finney Battlefield Fighting Championships 2017.03.18
Loss | Decision | Split
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Kg Valentina Shevchenko
17-3-0 11-1-0

Us UFC on FOX 17: Dos Anjos vs. Cowboy 2
Preliminary Card | Bantamweight | 135 lbs

2015.12.19
Odds: -135 (Slight Favorite) | Disclosed Pay: $22,000 Base | Weigh-In: 136.0 lbs (61.7 kgs) | Referee: Dan Miragliotta
Cancelled Bout Germaine de Randamie UFC on FOX 17 2015.12.19
Reason: de Randamie Injury
Loss | Submission | Armlock
1:52 Round 2 of 3, 6:52 Total

Ca Alexis Davis
17-2-0 16-6-0

Ca UFC 186: Johnson vs. Horiguchi
Preliminary Card | Bantamweight | 135 lbs

2015.04.25
Odds: -210 (Moderate Favorite) Upset Defeat | Weigh-In: 136.0 lbs (61.7 kgs) | Referee: Jerin Valel
#31 Best MMA Submission of the Year 2015
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Us Leslie Smith
16-2-0 6-4-1

Ca UFC Fight Night: Bisping vs. Kennedy
Preliminary Card | Bantamweight | 135 lbs

2014.04.16
Odds: -255 (Moderate Favorite) | Weigh-In: 135.0 lbs (61.2 kgs) | Referee: Yves Lavigne
Cancelled Bout Amanda Nunes UFC UFN 2014.04.16
Reason: Nunes Injury
Cancelled Bout Shayna Baszler UFC UFN 2014.04.16
Reason: Baszler Injury
No Contest | Decision
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Us Jessica Eye
16-2-0 10-1-0

Us UFC 166: Velasquez vs. Dos Santos 3
Preliminary Card | Bantamweight | 135 lbs

2013.10.19
Odds: -220 (Moderate Favorite) Upset Defeat | Weigh-In: 135.0 lbs (61.2 kgs) | Referee: Jacob Montalvo
Cancelled Bout Sara McMann UFC UFN 27 2013.08.28
Reason: McMann Withdrew From Bout
Win | Decision | Split
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Us Leslie Smith
15-2-0 5-2-1

Us Invicta FC 5: Penne vs. Waterson
Main Card | Bantamweight | 135 lbs

2013.04.05
Odds: -325 (Moderate Favorite) | Weigh-In: 135.5 lbs (61.5 kgs) | Referee: Greg Franklin
Cancelled Bout Kaitlin Young Invicta FC 3 2012.10.06
Reason: Kaufman Injury
Loss | Submission | Armlock
0:54 Round 1 of 5

Us Ronda Rousey
15-1-0 5-0-0

Us Strikeforce: Rousey vs. Kaufman
Main Event | Title Challenge | Bantamweight | 135

2012.08.18
Odds: +600 (Huge Underdog) | Disclosed Pay: $17,000 Base | Weigh-In: 134.0 lbs (60.8 kgs) | Referee: Herb Dean
#30 Best MMA Submission of the Year 2012
Win | Decision | Majority
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Ca Alexis Davis
14-1-0 11-4-0

Us Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey
Preliminary Card | Bantamweight | 135 lbs

2012.03.03
Odds: -600 (Huge Favorite) | Disclosed Pay: $25,000 ($15K Base, $10K Bonus) | Weigh-In: 135.5 lbs (61.5 kgs) | Referee: Jerry Krzys
#28 Best MMA Fight of the Year for 2012
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Us Liz Carmouche
13-1-0 6-1-0

Us Strikeforce Challengers 17: Bowling vs. Voelker 3
Main Card | Bantamweight | 135 lbs

2011.07.22
Odds: -165 (Slight Favorite) | Disclosed Pay: $10,000 Base | Weigh-In: 135.0 lbs (61.2 kgs) | Referee: Josh Rosenthal
Win | KO/TKO | Punches
3:34 Round 3 of 3, 13:34 Total

Jp Megumi Yabushita
12-1-0 19-17-0

Ca Armageddon FC 5: Judgement Day
Main Event | Bantamweight | 135 lbs

2011.04.02
Weigh-In: 135.0 lbs (61.2 kgs) | Referee: Brian Beauchamp
Loss | Submission | Armlock
1:59 Round 3 of 5, 11:59 Total

Nl Marloes Coenen
12-0-0 17-4-0

Us Strikeforce: Diaz vs. Noons II
Main Card | Title Defense | Bantamweight | 135 lbs

2010.10.09
Odds: -280 (Moderate Favorite) Upset Defeat | Disclosed Pay: $20,000 Base | Weigh-In: 134.3 lbs (60.9 kgs) | Referee: Dan Stell
#28 Best MMA Submission of the Year 2010
Win | KO/TKO | Slam
4:45 Round 3 of 5, 14:45 Total

Us Roxanne Modafferi
11-0-0 15-5-0

Us Strikeforce Challengers 9: Rosario vs. Mahe
Co-Main Event | Title Defense | Welterweight | 135

2010.07.24
Odds: -475 (Heavy Favorite) | Weigh-In: 134.0 lbs (60.8 kgs) | Referee: Anthony Hamlett
#28 Best MMA Knockout of the Year 2010
Win | Decision | Unanimous
5 Rounds, 25:00 Total

Jp Takayo Hashi
10-0-0 13-1-0

Us Strikeforce Challengers 6: Kaufman vs Hashi
Main Event | Vacant Title | Bantamweight | 135 lbs

2010.02.26
Odds: -650 (Huge Favorite) | Disclosed Pay: $14,000 ($7K Base, $7K Bonus) | Weigh-In: 133.8 lbs (60.7 kgs) | Referee: Dan Stell
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Us Shayna Baszler
9-0-0 10-5-0

Us Strikeforce Challengers 2: Villasenor vs. Cyborg
Main Card | Bantamweight | 135 lbs

2009.06.19
Odds: -214 (Moderate Favorite) | Disclosed Pay: $8,000 Base | Weigh-In: 134.0 lbs (60.8 kgs)
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 9:00 Total

Us Miesha Tate
8-0-0 6-1-0

Us Strikeforce Challengers 1: Aina vs. Evangelista
Main Card | Bantamweight | 135 lbs

2009.05.16
Odds: -493 (Heavy Favorite) | Weigh-In: 135.0 lbs (61.2 kgs)
Win | KO/TKO | Punches

Us Sarah Schneider

Us Palace Fighting Championship

2009.04.23
Win | KO/TKO | Punches

Us Molly Helsel

Ca Quebec Regional

2008.03.29
Win | KO/TKO | Punches

Us Ginele Marquez

Ca Alberta Regional

2007.10.19
Win | KO/TKO | Punches

Ca Valérie Létourneau

Ca TKO Major League MMA

2007.06.01
Win | KO/TKO | Punches

Ca Alexis Davis

Ca Manitoba Regional

2007.04.07
Win | KO/TKO | Injury

Ca Misty Shearer

Ca King of the Cage

2006.11.26
Win | KO/TKO | Punches

Ca Sarah Draht

Ca King of the Cage

2006.10.06
Win | KO/TKO | Punch

Ca Liz Posener

Ca North American Challenge

2006.06.03

Sarah Kaufman Wiki Update Wiki

A professional since 2006, Sarah Kaufman is among the best female fighters in Mixed Martial Arts.  When an MMA gym opened in the same building that Kaufman's dance company rehearsed in, Kaufman began training MMA and fell in love with the sport.  Kaufman abandoned her plans of becoming a cardiovascular surgeon, quit university, and embarked on a professional mixed martial arts career.  She holds wins over many top female fighters and is the former Strikeforce women's bantamweight world champion.  Kaufman was recently signed to the UFC.

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