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UFC Women's Strawweight

Let's look at all you need to know about UFC Strawweight Division


  1. UFC Strawweight Division
  2. UFC Strawweight Champion
  3. UFC Strawweight Rankings
  4. UFC Weight Divisions


UFC Strawweight Division


The Strawweight Division in MMA generally refers to competitors weighing between 106 and 115 lb (48 to 52 kg).


UFC Strawweight Champion


The current UFC Women's Strawweight Champion is Zhang Weili.


Jessica Andrade defeated Rose Namajunas at UFC 237 to win the UFC Women's Strawweight Championship but lost it to Zhang Weili at UFC Fight Night : Shenzhen, China. Weili went onto face former champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk in her first title defence and won via split decision at UFC 248. Zhang Weili remains the current UFC Strawweight Champion.



UFC Strawweight Rankings 2021


The inaugural UFC Strawweight Champion was Carla Esparza, who defeated Rose Namajunas in 2014 in the tournament finale for The Ultimate Fighter: A Champion Will Be Crowned. At UFC 185, Joanna Jedrzejczyk won the Strawweight Championship and held the title for a total of 966 days before losing it to Rose Namajunas at UFC 217.


Jessica Andrade defeated former champion Rose Namajunas at UFC 237 to win the UFC Strawweight Championship. Zhang Weili is the current UFC Strawweight Champion. She defeated Jessica Andrade at UFC Fight Night 157, to win the UFC Strawweight Championship.


Current UFC Women's Strawweight ChampionZhang Weili [21–1]

RankFighterWin/Loss record
ChampionZhang Weili21-1
1Rose Namajunas9–4
2Joanna Jędrzejczyk16–4
3Yan Xiaonan13–1 (1 NC)
4Carla Esparza17–6
5Nina Ansaroff10–6
6Marina Rodriguez13-1-2.
7Claudia Gadelha18-5
8Michelle Waterson18-8
9Tecia Torres12-5
10Amanda Ribas10-1
11Mackenzie Dern10-1
12Angela Hill12–9
13Virna Jandiroba16–2
14Felice Herrig14–9
15Lívinha Souza14–2


UFC Weight Divisions


Men

  1. Heavyweight
  2. Light Heavyweight
  3. Middleweight
  4. Welterweight
  5. Lightweight
  6. Featherweight
  7. Bantamweight
  8. Flyweight


Women

  1. Featherweight
  2. Bantamweight
  3. Flyweight
  4. Strawweight


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