Top 10 Female MMA Fighters Of All-Time

10. Holly Holm

Nickname: The Preacher’s Daughter Born: October 17, 1981 Age:40 Division: Bantamweight/ Featherweight MMA Record: 14 wins/ 5 lo Career: 2011-present

Holly Holm

Holly Holm is an MMA fighter from the United States who currently competes in the UFC. She also had an extraordinary boxing career in which she successfully defended her world title 18 times. BoxRec named her the best professional female boxer of all time.

9. Marloes Coenen

Nickname: Female Rickson Rumina Born: March 31, 1981 Age: 40 Division: Featherweight/Bantamweight MMA Record: 23 wins/8 lo Career: 2000-2017

Marloes Coenen

Marloes Coenen is a former professional MMA fighter from the Netherlands. She is also known as the "O.G." of female MMA. She competed in MMA promotions such as Strikeforce, Invicta FC, and Bellator MMA over her 17-year career.

8. Rose Namajuna

Nickname: Thug Born: June 29, 1992 Age: 29 Division: Strawweight MMA Record: 10 wins/4 lo Career: 2010-present

Rose Namajuna

Rose Namajunas is a professional mixed martial artist from the United States. After an unbeaten amateur career, she made her professional MMA debut with Invicta FC. She was later picked up by the UFC to fight in The Ultimate Fighter in 2013.

7. Miesha Tate

Nickname: Cupcake Born: August 18, 1986 Age:35 Division: Bantamweight MMA Record: 18 wins/7 lo Career: 2007-2016/2021- present

Miesha Tate

Miesha Tate is an MMA fighter from the United States. She left the UFC in 2016, but returned in 2021. She is well-known as Ronda Rousey's number one competitor, resulting in one of the most storied rivalries in UFC history.

6. Valentina Shevchenko

Nickname: Bullet Born: March 7, 1988 Age: 34 Division: Bantamweight/ Flyweight MMA Record: 21 wins/ 3 lo Career: 2008- present

Valentina Shevchenko

Valentina Shevchenko is a professional MMA fighter and former Muay Thai fighter from Kyrgyzstan and Peru. She is also regarded as one of the best Muay Thai fighters of all time, having won many world titles.

5. Megumi Fuji

Nickname: Mega Megu Born: April 26, 1974 Age:47 Division: Strawweight MMA Record: 26 wins/3 lo Career: 2004-2013

Megumi Fuji

There is no doubt that Megumi Fujii will participate in the women's mixed martial arts at Mount Rushmore. In MMA promotions such as Shooto, Jewels, Smackgirl, and Belator, she terrorized her opponents with her fighting power and toughness. 

4. Joanna Jedrzejczyk

Nickname: JJ Born: August 18, 1987 Age: 37 Division: Strawweight/Flyweight MMA Record: 20 wins/4 lo Career: 2012-present

Joanna Jedrzejczyk

Prior to her UFC debut, she was a five-time Muay Thai World Champion. Then, within a year of her UFC debut, she won the UFC Strawweight title  at UFC 185 on March 14, 2015, after she defeated Carla Esparza. 

3. Ronda Rousey

Nickname: Rowdy Born: February 1, 1987 Age:35 Division: Bantamweight/Featherweight MMA Record: 12 wins/2 lo Career: 2010-2016

Ronda Rousey

Ronda Rousey is a former American  professional MMA fighter and wrestler. In 2015, ESPN ranked her as the greatest female athlete  of all time. Her heritage of her Roussie is unparalleled. She is the first woman to become a UFC and WWE World Champion. 

2. Amanda Nune

Nickname: Lione Born: May 30, 1988 Age: 33 Division: Bantamweight/Featherweight MMA Record: 21 wins/4 lo Career: 2008-present

Amanda Nune

Amanda Nunes is a Brazilian professional MMA fighter. She is currently the dominant force in MMA and she is ranked number one in the UFC's Pound vs. Pound Women's Ranking. Nunez is a holder of both the UFC Women's Bantamweight and Featherweight Championships. 

1. Cris Cyborg

Nickname: Cyborg Born: July 9, 1985 Age: 36 Division: Featherweight MMA Record: 24 wins/2 loss/1 No-contest Career: 2005-present

Cris Cyborg

Cris Cyborg is a professional Brazilian-American MMA fighter. Since losing  her professional debut, her cyborg has turned into a beast. Similarly, Chris played 20 undefeated races before losing to Amanda Nunes in 2018. As of 2021, she is number one in the Pound for Pound ranking among Bellator women.