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The Best Female Fighters In UFC Right Now

Updated March 14, 2020 4.3k votes 441 voters 8.7k 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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  • 1

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

  • 2

    Valentina Shevchenko

    236
    67

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

  • 3

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

  • 4

    Weili Zhang

    126
    77

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

  • 5

    BirthplaceOlsztyn, Poland

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

  • 6

    Cris Cyborg

    98
    73

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

  • 7

    Holly Holm

    United States of America
    114
    95

    BirthplaceAlbuquerque, New Mexico

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

  • 8

    Tatiana Suarez

    71
    59

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

  • 9

    Michelle Waterson

    United States of America
    79
    69

    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

    Aspen Ladd

    59
    49

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

  • 12

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

  • 13

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

  • 14

    Julianna Pena

    58
    49

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

  • 15

    Felicia Spencer

    50
    40

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

  • 16

    Cat Zingano

    United States of America
    62
    55

    BirthplaceBroomfield, Colorado

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

  • 17

    Alexa Grasso

    46
    39

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

  • 18

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

  • 19

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

  • 20

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

  • 21

    Andrea Lee

    38
    38

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

  • 22

    Maycee Barber

    48
    52

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

  • 23

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

  • 24

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

  • 25

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

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