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Fighter Summary

78

Michelle Waterson

Women's Strawweight #19

Record: 5-4

Active: 4 years, 11 months

Ratings and Rankings
Metric Rating Ranking
Performance 78
C+
19
Power 83
B-
15
Offensive 86
B
12
Defensive 83
B-
15
Records
Overall 5-4 (55.6%)
Versus Top 10 0-2 (0%)
Versus > .500 Fighters 2-4 (33.3%)
Versus < .500 Fighters 3-0 (100%)
Last 5 Fights 3-2 (60%)
Superlatives
Best Win Women's Strawweight #13 Paige VanZant (5-3)
2016-12-17 UFC Fight Night: VanZant vs. Waterson
Round 1 SUB Rear Naked Choke
Worst Loss Women's Strawweight #14 Tecia Torres (7-5)
2017-12-02 UFC 218: Holloway vs. Aldo 2
Round 3 U-DEC
Other Statistics
Finishes 2 (22.2%)
KOs 0 (0%)
Submissions 2 (22.2%)
Decisions 3 (33.3%)
Opponent Record 50-38
Average Opponent Rank 15.9
Long Streak W 3 (03/30/2019)
Current Streak L 2

Recent Trend Analysis

Fight Results
ResultOpponent
L
2020-05-09
Carla Esparza (7-4)
Women's Strawweight #5
Round 3 S-DEC
UFC 249: Ferguson vs. Gaethje
L
2019-10-12
Joanna Jedrzejczyk (10-4)
Women's Strawweight #7
Round 5 U-DEC
UFC Fight Night: Joanna vs. Waterson
W
2019-03-30
Karolina Kowalkiewicz (5-6)
Women's Strawweight #31
Round 3 U-DEC
UFC Fight Night: Barboza vs. Gaethje
W
2018-10-06
Felice Herrig (5-3)
Women's Strawweight #18
Round 3 U-DEC
UFC 229: Khabib vs. McGregor
W
2018-04-14
Cortney Casey (5-7)
Women's Strawweight #28
Round 3 S-DEC
UFC Fight Night: Poirier vs. Gaethje
L
2017-12-02
Tecia Torres (7-5)
Women's Strawweight #14
Round 3 U-DEC
UFC 218: Holloway vs. Aldo 2
L
2017-04-15
Rose Namajunas (6-3)
Women's Strawweight #11
Round 2 SUB Rear Naked Choke
UFC Fight Night: Johnson vs. Reis
W
2016-12-17
Paige VanZant (5-3)
Women's Strawweight #13
Round 1 SUB Rear Naked Choke
UFC Fight Night: VanZant vs. Waterson
W
2015-07-12
Angela Magana (0-3)
Women's Strawweight
Round 3 SUB Rear Naked Choke
The Ultimate Fighter 21 Finale