FEBRUARY 2017



FEATHERWEIGHT (136.1 – 146 pounds)

1. Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino (17-1-0, 1 ND) – Invicta FC/UFC
2. Marloes “Rumina” Coenen (23-7-0) – Bellator
3. Julia “The Jewel” Budd (9-2-0) – Bellator
4. Megan Anderson (8-2-0) – Invicta FC
5. Arlene “Angerfist” Blencowe (8-6-0) – Bellator
6. Charmaine “Not So Sweet” Tweet (9-6-0) – Invicta FC
7. Latoya “Black Mamba” Walker (5-1-0) – Invicta FC
8. Gabrielle “Gabanator” Holloway (5-4-0) – Bellator
9. Daria Ibragimova (9-2-0) – Invicta FC
10. Helena “Pretty” Kolesnyk (4-0-0, 1 ND) – Regional

 

 

Contenders: Jessica Miele, Amber Leibrock, Sinead Kavanagh, Elina Kallionidou, Leah Letson


BANTAMWEIGHT (126.1 – 136 pounds)

 

1. Amanda “Lioness” Nunes (14-4-0) – UFC
2. Valentina “Bullet” Shevchenko (15-2-0) – UFC
3. Holly “The Preacher’s Daughter” Holm (10-2-0) – UFC
4. “Rowdy” Ronda Rousey (12-2-0) – UFC
5. Raquel “Rocky” Pennington (9-5-0) – UFC
6. Julianna “The Venezuelan Vixen” Peña (8-3-0) – UFC
7. Sara McMann (10-3-0) – UFC
8. Tonya “Triple Threat” Evinger (19-5-0, 1 NC) – Invicta FC
9. “Alpha” Cat Zingano (9-2-0) – UFC
10. Liz “Girl-Rilla” Carmouche (11-5-0) – UFC

 

 

Contenders: Bethe Correia, Germaine de Randamie, Katlyn Chookagian, Ashlee Evans-Smith, Marion Reneau

 


FLYWEIGHT (116.1 – 126 pounds)

1. Jennifer Maia (14-4-1) – Invicta FC
2. Vanessa Porto (18-7-0) – Invicta FC
3. Rin Nakai (19-2-1) – Pancrase
4. Sarah “The Monster” D’Alelio (11-6-0) – Bellator
5. Roxanne “The Happy Warrior” Modafferi (19-13-0) – Invicta FC
6. Agnieszka “Kuma” Niedźwiedź (9-0-0) – Invicta FC
7. Ariane Lipski (8-3-0) – Regional
8. Jingnan Xiong (9-1-0) – Kunlun Fight
9. Marilia “Chocolate” Santos (8-1-0) – Regional
10. Juliete “Ju Pitbull” de Souza Silva (7-2-0) – Regional

 

 

Contenders: Ilima-Lei Macfarlane, Andrea Lee, Brogan Walker, Charlene Watt, Juliana Werner

 


 

STRAWWEIGHT (106.1 – 116 pounds)

 

Joanna Jedrzejczyk_UFC Champ

1. Joanna Jędrzejczyk (13-0-0) – UFC
2. Claudia “Claudinha” Gadelha (14-2-0) – UFC
3. Karolina Kowalkiewicz (10-1-0) – UFC
4. Jéssica “Bate Estaca” Andrade (15-5-0) – UFC
5. Carla “Cookie Monster” Esparza (11-3-0) – UFC
6. “Thug” Rose Namajunas (5-3-0) – UFC
7. Tecia “The Tiny Tornado” Torres (7-1-0) – UFC
8. Maryna “The Iron Woman” Moroz (8-1-0) – UFC
9. Angela “Overkill” Hill (6-2-0) – Invicta FC/UFC
10. Joanne “JoJo” Calderwood (11-2-0) – UFC

 

 

Contenders: Viviane Pereira, Alexa Grasso, Juliana Lima, Livia Renata Souza, Michelle Waterson

 


ATOMWEIGHT (96.1 – 106.0 pounds)

Ayaka Hamasaki

1. Ayaka Hamasaki (14-1-0) – Deep Jewels/Invicta FC
2. Naho “Sugi Rock” Sugiyama (12-4-0) – Deep Jewels/Invicta FC
3. Jinh Yu Frey (5-2-0) – Invicta FC
4. Hérica Tibúrcio (10-4-0) – Invicta FC
5. Mina Kurobe (9-2-0) – Deep Jewels
6. Tessa “The Typhoon” Simpson (5-1-0) – Invicta FC
7. Julia “Jewels” Jones (5-0-0) – Invicta FC
8. Janaisa “Evil Princess” Morandin (9-0-0) – Regional
9. Tatiane Damiana “Thaty” Bergamaschi (6-1-0) – Regional
10. Tomo Maesawa (7-6-0) – Deep Jewels

 

 

Contenders: Kyra Batara, Emi Tomimatsu, Alyssa Garcia, Kanna Asakura, Satomi Takano

 



The Unified Women’s MMA Rankings, formerly the WMMA Rankings are assembled each month by a panel of journalists from multiple websites and publications. These rankings were the first women’s mixed martial arts rankings by division and weight class and are considered by most media outlets as the official Women’s MMA rankings.