UFC Women’s Strawweight Rankings

Men’s Divisions
Heavyweight (265)Light Heavyweight (205)Middleweight (185)Welterweight (170)Lightweight (155)Featherweight (145)Bantamweight (135)Flyweight (125)

Women’s Divisions
Women’s Featherweight (145)Women’s Bantamweight (135)Women’s Flyweight (125) – Women’s Strawweight (115)

#FighterOVRUFCLast 3 FightsNext Fight
1
Weili Zhang25-39-2W-Yan Xiaonan (DEC)
W-Amanda Lemos (DEC)
W-Carla Esparza (SUB)
2
Tatiana Suarez10-07-0W-Jessica Andrade (SUB)
W-Montana De La Rosa (SUB)
W-Nina Ansaroff (DEC)
3
Yan Xiaonan15-47-3L-Weili Zhang (DEC)
W-Jessica Andrade (KO)
W-Mackenzie Dern (DEC)
4Jessica Andrade26-1217-10W-Marina Rodriguez (DEC)
W-Mackenzie Dern (TKO)
L-Tatiana Suarez (SUB)
5
Amanda Lemos14-3-18-3W-Mackenzie Dern (DEC)
L-Weili Zhang (DEC)
W-Marina Rodriguez (TKO)
6
Virna Jandiroba20-36-3W-Lupita Godinez (DEC)
W-Marina Rodriguez (DEC)
W-Angela Hill (DEC)
7
Marina Rodriguez17-4-27-4-2L-Jessica Andrade (DEC)
W-Michelle Waterson (TKO)
L-Virna Jandiroba (DEC)
8Amanda Ribas12-57-4L-Rose Namajunas (DEC)
W-Luana Pinheiro (TKO)
L-Maycee Barber (TKO)
9
Mackenzie Dern13-58-5L-Amanda Lemos (DEC)
L-Jessica Andrade (TKO)
W-Angela Hill (DEC)
10
Angela Hill17-1312-13W-Luana Pinheiro (SUB)
W-Denise Gomes (DEC)
L-Mackenzie Dern (DEC)
11Lupita Godinez12-47-4L-Virna Jandiroba (DEC)
W-Tabatha Ricci (DEC)
W-Elise Reed (SUB)
12Tabatha Ricci10-25-2W-Tecia Torres (DEC)
L-Lupita Godinez (DEC)
W-Gillian Robertson (DEC)
13
Tecia Torres13-79-7L-Tabatha Ricci (DEC)
L-Mackenzie Dern (DEC)
W-Angela Hill (DEC)
14
Luana Pinheiro11-33-2L-Angela Hill (SUB)
L-Amanda Ribas (TKO)
W-Michelle Waterson (DEC)
15
Michelle Waterson18-126-8L-Marina Rodriguez (DEC)
L-Luana Pinheiro (DEC)
L-Amanda Lemos (SUB)
16
Loma Lookboonmee9-36-2W-Bruna Brasil (DEC)
W-Elise Reed (SUB)
W-Denise Gomes (DEC)
17Denise Gomes8-32-2L-Angela Hill (DEC)
W-Yazmin Jauregui (TKO)
W-Bruna Brasil (TKO)
18
Yazmin Jauregui11-13-1W-Sam Hughes (DEC)
L-Denise Gomes (TKO)
W-Istela Nunes (TKO)
19Iasmin Lucindo16-53-1W-Karolina Kowalkiewicz (DEC)
W-Polyana Viana (SUB)
W-Brogan Walker (DEC)
20Vanessa Demopoulos11-55-2W-Emily Ducote (DEC)
W-Kanako Murata (DEC)
L-Karolina Kowalkiewicz (DEC)
21
Emily Ducote13-92-3L-Vanessa Demopoulos (DEC)
W-Ashley Yoder (DEC)
L-Lupita Godinez (DEC)
22
Jessica Penne14-73-5L-Tabatha Ricci (SUB)
L-Emily Ducote (DEC)
W-Karolina Kowalkiewicz (SUB)
23
Karolina Kowalkiewicz16-89-8L-Iasmin Lucindo (DEC)
W-Diana Belbita (DEC)
W-Vanessa Demopoulos (DEC)
24Gillian Robertson13-810-6W-Polyana Viana (TKO)
L-Tabatha Ricci (DEC)
W-Piera Rodriguez (SUB)
25Molly McCann14-67-5W-Diana Belbita (SUB)
L-Julija Stoliarenko (SUB)
L-Erin Blanchfield (SUB)
26
Ariane Carnelossi15-33-2W-Piera Rodriguez (DQ)
L-Lupita Godinez (DEC)
W-Istela Nunes (SUB)
27Piera Rodriguez9-22-2L-Ariane Carnelossi (DQ)
L-Gillian Robertson (SUB)
W-Sam Hughes (DEC)
28Mizuki Inoue15-62-1W-Hannah Goldy (DEC)
L-Amanda Lemos (DEC)
W-Yanan Wu (DEC)
29
Sam Hughes8-63-5L-Yazmin Jauregui (DEC)
W-Jaqueline Amorim (DEC)
L-Piera Rodriguez (DEC)
30Jaqueline Amorim8-12-1W-Cory McKenna (SUB)
W-Montserrat Ruiz (TKO)
L-Sam Hughes (DEC)
31Elise Reed7-43-4L-Lupita Godinez (SUB)
W-Jinh Yu Frey (DEC)
L-Loma Lookboonmee (SUB)
32Cory McKenna8-33-2L-Jaqueline Amorim (SUB)
W-Cheyanne Vlismas (DEC)
W-Miranda Granger (SUB)
33Victoria Dudakova8-02-0W-Jinh Yu Frey (DEC)
W-Istela Nunes (TKO)
W-Maria Silva (DEC)
34Polyana Viana13-74-6L-Gillian Robertson (TKO)
L-Jasmin Lucindo (SUB)
W-Jinh Yu Frey (KO)
35Eduarda Moura10-01-0W-Montserrat Ruiz (DEC)
W-Janaina Silva (SUB)
W-Claudiene Alves (TKO)
36Ketlen Souza14-41-1W-Marnic Mann (DEC)
L-Karine Silva (SUB)
W-Kristina Williams (DEC)
37
Montserrat Ruiz10-41-3L-Eduarda Moura (TKO)
L-Jaqueline Amorim (TKO)
L-Amanda Lemos (TKO)
38
Cheyanne Vlismas7-32-2L-Cory McKenna (DEC)
W-Mallory Martin (DEC)
W-Gloria de Paula (TKO)
39Diana Belbita13-92-5L-Molly McCann (SUB)
L-Karolina Kowalkiewicz (DEC)
W-Maria Oliveira (DEC)
40Bruna Brasil9-4-11-2L-Loma Lookboonmee (DEC)
W-Shauna Bannon (DEC)
L-Denise Gomes (TKO)
41
Josefine Knutsson7-01-0W-Marnic Mann (DEC)
W-Isis Verbeek (DEC)
W-Jacinta Austin (DEC)
42
Shauna Bannon5-10-1L-Bruna Brasil (DEC)
W-Minna Grusander (DEC)
W-Kerry Isom (DEC)
43
Istela Nunes6-50-4L-Victoria Dudakova (TKO)
L-Yazmin Jauregui (TKO)
L-Sam Hughes (DEC)
44
Talita
Alencar
5-0-11-0W-Rayanne Amanda (DEC)
D-Stephanie Luciano (DEC)
W-Kelsey Arnesen (DEC)
45
Rayanne Amanda14-70-1L-Talita Alencar (DEC)
W-Jillian DeCoursey (DEC)
W-Katie Saull (DEC)
46
Marnic Mann6-30-2L-Ketlen Souza (DEC)
L-Elise Reed (DEC)
W-Josefine Knutsson (DEC)
Ineligible for Rankings
* Suspension
* Inactivity>15 months
* Moving Divisions
* Yet to debut

Carla Esparza19-710-5L-Weili Zhang (SUB)
W-Rose Namajunas (DEC)
W-Yan Xiaonan (TKO)

Brianna Van Buren9-31-1L-Tecia Torres (DEC)
W-Livia Renata Souza (DEC)
W-Kailin Curran (SUB)

Melissa Martinez7-10-1L-Elise Reed (DEC)
W-Desiree Yanez (DEC)
W-Caroline Gallardo (TKO)
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13 Comments on this post.
  • val venis
    19 February 2024 at 9:14 AM
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    Carla Esparza has surpassed 15 months of inactivity

    • D.C. Ross
      22 February 2024 at 10:42 PM
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      Updated, thank you.

  • Emil Cicker
    7 August 2023 at 1:58 PM
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    Rose Namajunas at 15 months of inactivity as of TODAY.

  • Paige Woreton
    5 December 2022 at 10:52 AM
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    Silvana Gomez Juarez was released last week

  • ToDd bussy
    11 August 2022 at 9:20 PM
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    Miranda Granger was cut 2 days ago

  • Curtis Wranger
    6 August 2022 at 12:45 PM
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    There’s no comment section available on the 125 page but Joanne Wood is ranked yet she was cut from the UFC roster weeks ago.

    • RB
      14 August 2022 at 4:59 PM
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      Don’t think thats been officially confirmed anywhere other than the UFC roster watch twitter account. Her contract ended I believe but she is still listed as an active fighter on the UFC website so she hasn’t technically left the promotion just yet

  • Times
    22 October 2021 at 8:37 AM
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    Lemos is too high. She hasn’t beaten anyone of note to earn a number eleven spot.

  • Whose
    22 October 2021 at 8:33 AM
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    I think you have Carla too high…

  • mike ripple
    23 October 2016 at 9:01 PM
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    I really like bec rawlings but it is getting to be that time…

  • mike ripple
    11 October 2015 at 10:50 PM
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    Just wait til justine gets a crack at anybody

  • yossgold
    15 December 2014 at 8:28 AM
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    So-Hee Ham at 22??? Did you watch the fight? She looked awesome against your #5. That has to at least rank her before all the other TUF losers, no?

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