The Best Female Fighters In UFC Right Now

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Vote up the best women fighting in UFC right now.

Who are the best female UFC fighters right now? To be great in MMA today, female fighters must know a myriad of disciplines like kickboxing, wrestling, Taekwondo, Muay Thai, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, and even karate. The toughest women's UFC fighters can fight standing up or grapple on the mat, until they find themselves with the opportunity for a ground-and-pound in the Octagon. Who's the current best female UFC fighter? Which of the best UFC women fighters right now do you love?

When it comes to the pound-for-pound best women UFC fighter this year, Valentina Shevchenko and Amanda Nunes have to be near the top of the list, while also among the best female UFC fighters of all time. The best woman UFC fighters like Rose Namajunas and Julianna Peña have their claim to the best female fighter in UFC title as well. 

Vote up the best women's UFC fighters pound-for-pound right now. Or re-rank this list the way you think it should go!

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  • Valentina Shevchenko
    1
    Frunze, Kirghiz SSR, Soviet Union
    • Nationality: Kyrgyzstan
  • Weili Zhang
    4
    Handan, Hebei, China
    • Nationality: China
  • Holly Holm
    7
    Albuquerque, New Mexico
    • Nationality: United States of America
  • Jéssica Andrade
    8
    Umuarama, Brazil
    • Nationality: Brazilian
  • Miesha Tate
    9
    Tacoma, Washington, United States of America
    • Nationality: United States of America
  • Tatiana Suarez
    12
    Covina, California
    • Nationality: American
  • Joanne Calderwood
    13
    Glasgow, Scotland
    • Nationality: Scottish
  • Aspen Ladd
    14
    Folsom, California, United States
    • Nationality: United States of America
  • Alexa Grasso
    15
    Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
    • Nationality: Mexican
  • Cláudia Gadelha
    16
    Mossoró, Brazil
    • Nationality: Brazilian
  • Tecia Torres
    18
    Fall River, Massachusetts
    • Nationality: American
  • Amanda Ribas
    19
    Varginha, Minas Gerais, Brazil
    • Nationality: Brazil
  • Jessica-Rose Clark
    20
    Cairns, Australia
    • Nationality: Australia
  • Andrea Lee
    21
    Atlanta, Texas, U.S.
    • Nationality: United States of America
  • Felice Herrig
    22
    Buffalo Grove, Illinois
    • Karolina Kowalkiewicz
      23
      Łódź, Poland
      • Nationality: Polish
    • Katlyn Chookagian
      24
      Quakertown, Pennsylvania
      • Nationality: American
    • Germaine de Randamie
      25
      Utrecht, Netherlands
      • Nationality: Dutch