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The Best Female Fighters In UFC Right Now

Updated March 14, 2020 4.1k votes 423 voters 8.3k views40 items

List RulesVote up the best women fighting in UFC right now.

The battle for the spot as the  best female UFC fighter features the women across all divisions hoping to prove their greatness. Ronda Rousey’s success helped usher in a new era for girls and women in the sport, but her departure from the mixed martial arts world has seen many new candidates step up for the top spot in the women’s division. Incredible talents like Amanda Nunes, Jessica Andrade, and Cris Cyborg are hoping to prove they are each the true best female MMA fighter. 

All the top UFC women will be featured here as we look to compare the stars of each weight class and fighting style. The level of competition has as many great female athletes as any time in UFC history.

So which of these female MMA fighters is the best of the bunch? Vote up for your favorite fighters as we aim to find the overall top female fighter in the UFC today!

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    Valentina Shevchenko

    Height: 5'5''
    Weight class: Flyweight, Lightweight, Bantamweight
    Fighting style: Muay Thai, Taekwondo, Boxing, Kickboxing, Judo

  • 2

    Height: 5'8''
    Weight class: Bantamweight, Featherweight,
    Fighting style: Boxing, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Judo, Capoeira, Muay Thai, Karate

  • 3

    Height: 5'5''
    Weight class: Strawweight
    Fighting style: Taekwondo, Karate, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

  • 4
    121
    73

    Weili Zhang

    Height: 5'4''
    Weight class: Strawweight
    Fighting style: Sanda, Shuai Jiao, Brazilian jiu-jitsu

  • 5

    BirthplaceOlsztyn, Poland

    BirthplaceOlsztyn, Poland

    Height: 5'6''
    Weight class: Super Bantamweight, Featherweight, Strawweight, Flyweight
    Fighting style: Muay Thai

  • 6
    109
    89

    Holly Holm

    United States of America

    BirthplaceAlbuquerque, New Mexico

    BirthplaceAlbuquerque, New Mexico

    Height: 5'8''
    Weight class: Bantamweight, Featherweight
    Fighting style: Boxing, Kickboxing, Gaidojutsu

  • 7
    91
    72

    Cris Cyborg

    Height: 5'8''
    Weight class: Featherweight
    Fighting style: Muay Thai, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Wrestling

  • 8
    70
    53

    Tatiana Suarez

    Height: 5'5''
    Weight class: Strawweight
    Fighting style: Wrestling

  • 9
    77
    63

    Michelle Waterson

    United States of America

    BirthplaceColorado Springs, Colorado, United States of America

    BirthplaceColorado Springs, Colorado, United States of America

    Height: 5'3''
    Weight class: Strawweight
    Fighting style: Karate, Muay Thai, Brazilian jiu-jitsu

  • 10

    Height: 5'6''
    Weight class: Strawweight, Flyweight
    Fighting style: Muay Thai

  • 11

    Height: 5'2''
    Weight class: Bantamweight, Strawweight
    Fighting style: Boxing, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Muay Thai

  • 12
    47
    32

    Alexa Grasso

    Height: 5'5''
    Weight class: Strawweight
    Fighting style: Boxing

  • 13
    62
    49

    Cat Zingano

    United States of America

    BirthplaceBroomfield, Colorado

    BirthplaceBroomfield, Colorado

    Height: 5'6''
    Weight class: Flyweight, Bantamweight, Featherweight
    Fighting style: Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

  • 14

    Height: 5'1''
    Weight class: Strawweight
    Fighting style: Taekwondo, Muay Thai, Karate, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

  • 15
    57
    47

    Aspen Ladd

    Height: 5'6''
    Weight class: Flyweight, Bantamweight
    Fighting style: Boxing, Kickboxing, Wrestling, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

  • 16
    48
    38

    Felicia Spencer

    Height: 5'6''
    Weight class: Featherweight, Lightweight
    Fighting style: Brazilian jiu-jitsu, Kickboxing, Taekwondo

  • 17
    54
    47

    Julianna Pena

    Height: 5'7''
    Weight class: Bantamweight
    Fighting style: Kickboxing, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

  • 18

    Height: 5'4''
    Weight class: Strawweight
    Fighting style: Muay Thai, Kickboxing, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

  • 19

    Height: 5'4''
    Weight class: Strawweight
    Fighting style: Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

  • 20

    Height: 5'1''
    Weight class: Strawweight
    Fighting style: Wrestling

  • 21
    36
    34

    Andrea Lee

    Height: 5'7''
    Weight class: Flyweight
    Fighting style: Muay Thai, Brazilian jiu-jitsu, Kyokushin

  • 22

    Height: 5'3''
    Weight class: Strawweight, Flyweight
    Fighting style: Muay Thai

  • 23
    46
    50

    Maycee Barber

    Height: 5'5''
    Weight class: Flyweight
    Fighting style: Brazilian jiu-jitsu, Muay Thai

  • 24

    Height: 5'9''
    Weight class: Bantamweight, Featherweight
    Fighting style: Muay Thai

  • 25

    Height: 5'7''
    Weight class: Bantamweight
    Fighting style: Boxing