Women’s MMA World Bantamweight Rankings

Men’s Divisions
Heavyweight (265)Light Heavyweight (205)Middleweight (185)Welterweight (170)Lightweight (155)Featherweight (145)Bantamweight (135)Flyweight (125)Pound-4-Pound

Women’s Divisions
W-Featherweight (145+) – W-Bantamweight (135) – W-Flyweight (125)W-Strawweight (115) – Pound-4-Pound

#  FighterORGOVRLast 3 FightsNext Fight
1Amanda Nunes22-5 (17)W-Julianna Pena (DEC)
L-Julianna Pena (SUB)
W-Megan Anderson (SUB)
2Julianna Pena11-5 (8)L-Amanda Nunes (DEC)
W-Amanda Nunes (SUB)
W-Sara McMann (SUB)
3Ketlen Vieira13-2 (6)W-Holly Holm (DEC)
W-Miesha Tate (DEC)
L-Yana Kunitskaya (DEC)
4Holly Holm14-6 (8)L-Ketlen Vieira (DEC)
W-Irene Aldana (DEC)
W-Raquel Pennington (DEC)
5Raquel Pennington14-8 (5)W-Aspen Ladd (DEC)
W-Macy Chiasson (SUB)
W-Pannie Kianzad (DEC)
6Irene Aldana14-6 W-Macy Chiasson (KO)
W-Yana Kunitskaya (TKO)
L-Holly Holm (DEC)
7Aspen Ladd9-3 (7)L-Raquel Pennington (DEC)
L-Norma Dumont (DEC)
W-Yana Kunitskaya (TKO)
Sara McMann
09/17/2022
8Yana Kunitskaya14-6 (8)L-Irene Aldana (TKO)
W-Ketlen Vieira (DEC)
W-Julija Stoliarenko (DEC)
9Sara McMann13-6 (6)W-Karol Rosa (DEC)
L-Julianna Pena (SUB)
W-Lina Lansberg (DEC)
Aspen Ladd
09/17/2022
10Pannie Kianzad16-6 (3)W-Lina Lansberg (DEC)
L-Raquel Pennington (DEC)
W-Alexis Davis (DEC)
11Lina Lansberg10-6 (4)L-Pannie Kianzad (DEC)
L-Sara McMann (DEC)
W-Macy Chiasson (DEC)
Karol Rosa
10/22/2022
12Macy Chiasson8-3L-Irene Aldana (KO)
W-Norma Dumont (DEC)
L-Raquel Pennington (SUB)
13Alexis DavisFree Agent21-11W-Julija Stoliarenko (DEC)
L-Pannie Kianzad (DEC)
W-Sabina Mazo (DEC)
14Julia Avila8-2 (6)W-Julija Stoliarenko (SUB)
L-Sijara Eubanks (DEC)
W-Gina Mazany (TKO)
15Karol Rosa15-4 (6)L-Sara McMann (DEC)
W-Bethe Correia (DEC)
W-Joselyne Edwards (DEC)
Lina Lansberg
10/22/2022
16Talita BernardoInvicta8-4W-Yana Gadelha (SUB)
W-Lucie Pudilova (DEC)
L-Viviane Araujo (KO)
17Mayra Bueno Silva8-2-1W-Stephanie Egger (SUB)
W-Yanan Wu (DEC)
L-Manon Fiorot (DEC)
18Josiane Nunes9-1W-Ramona Pascual (DEC)
W-Bea Malecki (KO)
W-Quesia Zbonik (TKO)
19Stephanie Egger8-3W-Ailin Perez (SUB)
L-Mayra Bueno Silva (SUB)
W-Jessica Rose-Clark (SUB)
20Taneisha TennantInvicta5-1W-Olga Rubin (DEC)
W-Lisa Verzosa (DEC)
L-Danyelle Wolf (DEC)
21Lucie Pudilova14-7W-Yanan Wu (TKO)
W-Caroline Cruz (DEC)
W-Marta Waliczek (DEC)
22Julija Stoliarenko10-6-2W-Jessica Rose-Clark (SUB)
L-Alexis Davis (DEC)
L-Julia Avila (SUB)
Chelsea Chandler
10/01/2022
23Jessica Rose-Clark11-8 (5)L-Julija Stoliarenko (SUB)
L-Stephanie Egger (SUB)
W-Joselyne Edwards (DEC)
24Joselyne Edwards12-4W-Ji Yeon Kim (DEC)
W-Ramona Pascual (DEC)
L-Jessica Rose-Clark (DEC)
25Dariya ZheleznyakovaFree Agent7-0W-Liana Jojua (DEC)
W-Meruert Ibraeva (TKO)
W-Andreina Repolho (DEC)
Melissa Dixon
11/03/2022
Ineligible for Rankings
* Suspension
* Inactivity>15 months
* Moving Divisions
Germaine de RandamieFree Agent10-4 (5)W-Julianna Pena (SUB)
L-Amanda Nunes (DEC)
W-Aspen Ladd (TKO)
Tonya EvingerFree Agent19-8 (15)L-Lina Lansburg (DEC)
L-Aspen Ladd (TKO)
L-Cristiane Justino (TKO)
Nicco MontanoFree Agent4-3 (2)L-Julianna Pena (DEC)
W-Roxanne Modafferi (DEC)
W-Barb Honchak (DEC)
Rin NakaiDeep22-2-1 (16)W-Titapa Junsookplung (SUB)
W-Kaewjai Prachumwong (TKO)
W-Young Ji Kim (TKO)
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