The Ultimate Fighting Championship started out as a Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) league for guys but has transitioned to allow women to fight due to the growing popularity of the sport. Watching Women MMA match is probably an emotional equivalent of getting tickled when you’re holding a number 1 while being told you’ve just won a million dollar. Okay, that may not be the most relatable experience. But, who doesn’t get excited by watching two attractive half-naked women wrestle each other in a cage, whilst knowing the fact that these beauties can beat the day lights out of you?
If you happened to believe that women are not as tough as men, then you definitely need to see these ladies in action. Better yet, we dare you to enter the martial arts ring with them. A quick hit from one of these girls would easily change your opinion. These fighters have been trained by the best and have battled their way to the top. Each one of the members of this list is more than deserving of the same level of recognition male MMA fighters get. Did we mention that they also happened to be extremely good looking?
You might not recognize their pretty faces after a brutal match, but here’s our top 5 hottest female Mixed Martial Artists who could easily break your hearts (and bones):
Primarily known for her grappling ability, Tate won a state championship during her senior year at Pierce High School in 2005. She began her professional MMA career in 2007 and won the Bantamweight Championship of the Freestyle Cage Fighting promotion in 2009. She also modeled for ESPN The Magazine and Fitness Gurls. As of 2015, she is #1 in official UFC Women's Bantamweight rankings.
Gina Carano is an MMA pioneer, fought for EliteXC and Strikeforce, has crossed over into movies like Haywire and Fast & Furious 6, and paved the way for the current generation of WMMA fighters. She’s also a total hottie who landed at #39 on the Maxim 2014 Hot 100 list. Rumour has it that Carano will be making her way back to the MMA world and signing with the UFC.
This Canadian beauty is a black belt in both Japanese Jujutsu and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. She is also a Canadian Open grappling champion. As of April 2015, she is #3 in official UFC women's Bantamweight rankings.
The Thai-American UFC fighter was the #6-ranked pound-for-pound female MMA fighter in the world by MMARising.com and the #1-ranked Atomweight (105 lbs) according to the Unified Women's and Fight Matrix all by the end of 2013. This hottie can really knock you down!
And last but not least...
Needless to say, Ronda is undoubtedly one of the most favorite female fighters of all time. She is undefeated in mixed martial arts, having won nine of her eleven fights by armbar. Ronda was the first female to fight in UFC along with Liz Carmouche. She won the match, which makes her the first and current UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion. Last February, she knocked Cat Zingano in 14 seconds breaking her own record. In May 2013, Rousey was ranked 29 on the Maxim Hot 100. Rousey also co-starred in several Blockbusters like The Expendables 3, Furious 7, and became one of the lead roles in the movie Entourage.These female fighters have brought a whole new meaning to the phrase “You hit like a girl”. Well, we don't know about you but we certainly don’t mind getting hit (on) by these gorgeous girls!
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