American Female Mixed Martial Artists

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 1 
Ronda Rousey
(First American Female to Earn an Olympic Medal in Judo)

Ronda Rousey
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Birthdate: February 1, 1987
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Riverside, California, United States

A professional WWE wrestler, Ronda Rousey was the first UFC Women's Bantamweight Champion and also the first woman to be inducted into the UFC Hall of Fame. Earlier, she became the first US woman to win an Olympic medal in judo. Amongst the greatest female MMA fighter, Ronda has also appeared in films like The Expendables 3 and Furious 7.

 2 
Gina Carano
(Actress, Mixed Martial Artist)

Gina Carano
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Birthdate: April 16, 1982
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Dallas, Texas, United States

A former mixed martial artist, Gina Carano went on to become an actress; she uses her martial arts skills to perform stunts in popular action movies. Before becoming an actress, she was quite popular in the MMA scene, being termed the face of women's MMA. In 2008, she was named in a Top 10 Influential Women list.

 3 
Holly Holm
(Mixed Martial Artist)

Holly Holm
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Birthdate: October 17, 1981
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States

Holly Holm is a mixed martial artist. A former world champion in boxing, Holm currently competes in the UFC and holds the distinction of being the first fighter to hold a UFC title and a world boxing title. Her win against Ronda Rousey at UFC 193 is regarded as one of the biggest upsets in the history of combat sports.

 4 
Paige VanZant
(Mixed Martial Artist, Bare Knuckle Boxer and Professional Wrestler)

Paige VanZant
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Birthdate: March 26, 1994
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Dundee, Oregon, United States

Paige VanZant is an American mixed martial artist, model, and author. Although she spent over 13 years exploring dance forms like hip hop, ballet, and jazz in a dance studio owned by her parents, VanZant took up martial arts during her teenage years and went on to compete in Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). A multi-talented personality, VanZant also loves hunting.

 5 
Sonya Deville
(Mixed martial artist, Professional wrestler)

Sonya Deville
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Birthdate: September 24, 1993
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Shamong, New Jersey, United States

 6 
Shayna Baszler
(Professional Wrestler and Former Mixed Martial Artist)

Shayna Baszler
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Birthdate: August 8, 1980
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Former Two-Time ‘NXT Women's Champion’ with the Longest Combined Reign

Shayna Baszler is an American WWE wrestler and former WWE women's tag team champion. Before signing with WWE, Baszler was a mixed martial artist. She served as an important spokesperson in a movement, which was initiated to create an athletic commission for combat sports in South Dakota. A multi-talented personality, Shayna Baszler is also a certified Emergency Medical Technician.

 7 
Michelle Waterson
(Mixed Martial Artist and Model)

Michelle Waterson
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Birthdate: January 6, 1986
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Aurora, Colorado, United States

Michelle Waterson is a mixed martial artist. A former Invicta FC Atomweight Champion, Waterson was the world's best women's atomweight fighter between 2013 and 2014. In 2013, she won the Atomweight of the Year award at the Women's MMA Awards. She competes in the UFC where she is ranked in the top 10 in the list of current UFC fighters.

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 8 
Rose Namajunas
(Mixed martial artist)

Rose Namajunas
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Birthdate: June 29, 1992
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, U.S.

 9 
Cris Cyborg
(Mixed Martial Artist)

Cris Cyborg
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Birthdate: July 9, 1985
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Curitiba, State of Paraná, Brazil
Brazilian MMA fighter Cris Cyborg currently competes for Bellator MMA and is the reigning Bellator Women's Featherweight World Champion. She has also won the Strikeforce, UFC, and Invicta FC World Featherweight Championships, this becoming the only MMA Grand Slam champion, having won all four major MMA titles.

 10 
Miesha Tate
(Mixed martial artist)

Miesha Tate
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Birthdate: August 18, 1986
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Tacoma, Washington, United States
MMA fighter Miesha Tate is a former UFC Women's Bantamweight Champion. She is best known for her grappling skills. Following her retirement, she works as the vice president of ONE Championship and lives in Singapore. She has also graced the covers of fitness magazines such as Fitness Gurls.

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Claressa Shields
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Birthdate: March 17, 1995
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Flint, Michigan, United States

Boxer and mixed martial artist, Claressa Shields, reigned as the undisputed female middleweight champion from 2019 to 2020. She has previously held multiple WBA, WBC, and IBF female middleweight titles. She is also the first American boxer to win consecutive Olympic medals. She was named the Female Fighter of the Year by the Boxing Writers Association of America in 2018.

 12 
Nina Ansaroff
(Mixed Martial Artist)

Nina Ansaroff
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Birthdate: December 3, 1985
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Weston, Florida, United States

 13 
Julianna Peña
(Mixed martial arts fighter)

Julianna Peña
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Birthdate: August 19, 1989
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Spokane, Washington, United States

 14 
Carla Esparza
(Mixed martial artist)

Carla Esparza
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Birthdate: October 10, 1987
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Torrance, California, United States

 15 
Tecia Torres
(Mixed Martial Artist)

Tecia Torres
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Birthdate: August 16, 1989
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Fall River, Massachusetts, United States

 16 
Rachael Ostovich
(Mixed martial artists)

Rachael Ostovich
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Birthdate: February 25, 1991
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Hawaii, United States

 17 
Mackenzie Dern
(Brazilian jiu-jitsu practitioner and Mixed martial artist.)

Mackenzie Dern
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Birthdate: March 24, 1993
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Phoenix, Arizona, United States

 18 
Angela Lee
(Mixed Martial Artist)

Angela Lee
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Birthdate: July 8, 1996
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Vancouver, Canada

 19 
Kayla Harrison
(Judoka, Mixed martial artist)

Kayla Harrison
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Birthdate: July 2, 1990
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Middletown, Ohio, United States

 20 
Katlyn Chookagian
(Mixed martial artist)

Katlyn Chookagian
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Birthdate: December 28, 1988
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Quakertown, Pennsylvania, United States

 21 
Amanda Lucas
(Mixed martial artist)

Amanda Lucas
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Birthdate: July 1, 1981
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: United States

 22 
Liz Carmouche
(Mixed martial artist, Military personnel)

Liz Carmouche
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Birthdate: February 19, 1984
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Lafayette, Louisiana, United States

 23 

Amanda Serrano
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Birthdate: October 9, 1988
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Carolina, Puerto Rico

 24 
ODB
(Professional Wrestler)

ODB
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Birthdate: June 6, 1978
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Maple Grove, Minnesota, United States

 25 
Tatiana Suarez
(Mixed martial artist,Wrestling)

Tatiana Suarez
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Birthdate: December 19, 1990
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Azusa, California, United States

 26 
Sara McMann
(Mixed martial artist)

Sara McMann
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Birthdate: September 24, 1980
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Takoma Park, Maryland, United States

Sara McMann is a mixed martial artist who competes in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). In 2004, McMann became the first American woman to win an Olympic silver when she won the medal for wrestling in the Summer Olympics. Sara McMann has also won a silver medal and two bronze medals at the World Wrestling Championships.

 27 
Andrea Lee (fighter)
(Mixed martial artist)

Andrea Lee (fighter)
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Birthdate: February 11, 1989
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Atlanta, Texas, United States

 28 
Ashlee Evans-Smith
(Mixed Martial Artist)

Ashlee Evans-Smith
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Birthdate: July 9, 1987
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Ukiah, California, United States

 29 
Marion Reneau
(Retired Bantamweight Mixed martial artist)

Marion Reneau
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Birthdate: June 20, 1977
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Tulare, California, United States

 30 
Jessica Penne
(Mixed martial artist)

Jessica Penne
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Birthdate: January 30, 1983
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Newport Beach, California, United States

 31 

Heather Hardy
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Birthdate: January 25, 1982
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States

 32 
Pearl Gonzalez
(MMA & Wrestler)

Pearl Gonzalez
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Birthdate: August 12, 1986
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois

 33 
LeiD Tapa
(Professional wrestler, Model)

LeiD Tapa
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Birthdate: November 27, 1982
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Wiesbaden, Hesse, Germany

 34 
Kailin Curran
(Mixed Martial Artist)

Kailin Curran
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Birthdate: April 11, 1991
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Ewa Beach, Hawaii, United States

 35 

Angela Magana
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Birthdate: August 2, 1983
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Farmington, New Mexico, United States

 36 
Miriam Nakamoto
(Mixed martial artist)

Miriam Nakamoto
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Birthdate: August 5, 1976
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: United States

 37 
Montana De La Rosa
(Mixed Martial Artist)

Montana De La Rosa
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Birthdate: February 14, 1995
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Fort Worth, Texas, United States

 38 
Justine Kish
(Mixed martial artist, Kickboxer)

Justine Kish
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Birthdate: April 13, 1988
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia

 39 
JJ Aldrich
(Mixed martial artist)

JJ Aldrich
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Birthdate: September 29, 1992
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Denver, Colorado, United States

 40 
Julie Kedzie
(Mixed martial artist)

Julie Kedzie
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Birthdate: March 18, 1981
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States

 41 
Victoria Lee
(Mixed martial artist)

Victoria Lee
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Birthdate: May 17, 2004
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Waipahu, Hawaii, nowrap United States

 42 
Kay Hansen
(Mixed martial artist)

Kay Hansen
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Birthdate: August 14, 1999
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: California, United States

 43 
Jodie Esquibel
(Mixed martial artist)

Jodie Esquibel
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Birthdate: May 7, 1986
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States

 44 
Amanda Brundage
(Mixed martial artist)

Amanda Brundage
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Birthdate: October 22, 1991
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Bath Township, Michigan, United States

 45 

Danyelle Wolf
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Birthdate: September 8, 1983
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: York, Pennsylvania, United States

 46 
Heather Jo Clark
(Mixed martial artist)

Heather Jo Clark
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Birthdate: September 19, 1980
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States

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Ana Julaton
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Birthdate: July 5, 1980
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, United States

 48 
Zoila Frausto Gurgel
(Mixed martial artist)

Zoila Frausto Gurgel
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Birthdate: December 10, 1983
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Fresno, California, United States

 49 
Elena Reid
(Boxer)

Elena Reid
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Birthdate: November 1, 1981
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Phoenix, Arizona, United States

 50 
Colleen Schneider
(Mixed martial artist)

Colleen Schneider
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Birthdate: March 12, 1982
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Syracuse, New York, United States