1. Mexico – Alexa Grasso
Hailing from Mexico, Twenty-two-year old Alexa Grasso is a mixed martial artist who stands up to her powerful reputation. This young woman remained undefeated in her first five bouts, prompting Invicta Fighting Championship to sign her on to their roster. In 2014 she went on to defeat Ashley Cummins in her first Invicta bout.
2. Scotland – Joanne Calderwood
3. United States – Rose Namajunas
Ranked number four in the UFC Strawweight Division, Rose Namajunas has paid her dues. This mixed martial artist began learning Taekwondo at the age of 5, and by 16 years of age had added Jiu-Jitsu and Karate to her list of practices, and learned Kick-boxing while she studied at the Milwaukee High School of Performing Arts. Currently competing in the UFC’s Strawweight division, Namajunas is well-known for her aggressive style, driving her opponents back with her quick kicks and jabs. She also made a mark for herself as runner up in The Ultimate Fighter: A Champion will be Crowned.