Carla
Esparza

"Cookie Monster"
  • Age:
    33
  • Gender:
    Female
  • Height:
    5' 1"
  • Weight:
    115
  • Fighting Out Of:

Stats

W-L-D
17-6-0
(T)KO
2-2
SUB
5-1

Carla
Esparza

"Cookie Monster"
  • Age:
    33
  • Gender:
    Female
  • Height:
    5' 1"
  • Weight:
    115
  • Fighting Out Ofs:

Stats

W-L-D
17-6-0
(T)KO
2-2
SUB
5-1

Professional Career Statistics

Current Streak

  • Wins:
    4

Quick Hits

  • Fastest Win:
    00:48
  • Fastest KO:
    02:53
  • Fastest SUB:
    00:48

(T)KO/DEC/SUB Rates

  • Finish Rate:
    41.2%
  • Finished Rate:
    50%
  • Win by Decision Rate:
    58.8%
  • Loss by Decision Rate:
    50%
  • Win by KO Rate:
    11.8%
  • Loss by KO Rate:
    33.3%
  • Win by SUB Rate:
    29.4%
  • Loss by SUB Rate:
    16.7%

Time in cage

  • Pro Record:
    17-6-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Career Length:
    10 years, 5 months, 5 days
  • Rounds Fought:
    55
  • Avg. Fights/Year:
    2.2
  • Longest Layoff:
    1 years, 11 month, 7 days
  • Quickest Turnaround:
    26 days

By the rounds

  • Ave. Rounds (Ws):
    2.4
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ws):
    11:47
  • Ave. Rounds (Ls):
    2.5
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ls):
    12:27

Professional Fight Record

Date Res. Opponent Weightclass Method Round Time
07/25/2020
Win
16-6-0
Marina Rodriguez
(12-0-2)
Strawweight
116 vs 115.5
Decision (Split Decision)
UFC FN 44 ON ESPN: WHITTAKER vs TILL
3 05:00
05/09/2020
Win
15-6-0
Michelle Waterson
(17-7-0)
Strawweight
115.5 vs 115
Decision (Split Decision)
UFC 249: FERGUSON vs GAETHJE
3 05:00
09/21/2019
Win
14-6-0
Alexa Grasso
(10-2-0)
Strawweight
115 vs 116
Decision (Majority Decision)
UFC on ESPN+ 17
3 05:00
04/27/2019
Win
13-6-0
Virna Jandiroba
(13-0-0)
Strawweight
115 vs 115
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC on ESPN+ 8
3 05:00
09/08/2018
Loss
13-5-0
Tatiana Suarez
(5-0-0)
Strawweight
115.5 vs 115
TKO/RSC
UFC 228: WOODLEY vs TILL
3 04:33
06/09/2018
Loss
13-4-0
Claudia Gadelha
(14-3-0)
Strawweight
116 vs 116
Decision (Split Decision)
UFC 225: WHITTAKER vs. ROMERO 2
3 05:00
12/30/2017
Win
12-4-0
Cynthia Calvillo
(6-0-0)
Strawweight
115.5 vs 116
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 219 - CYBORG vs HOLM
3 05:00
06/25/2017
Win
11-4-0
Maryna Moroz
(8-1-0)
Strawweight
116 vs 115
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC Fight Night: Cheisa vs. Lee
3 05:00
02/19/2017
Loss
11-3-0
Randa Markos
(6-4-0)
Flyweight
116 vs 116
Decision (Split Decision)
UFC Fight Night: Lewis vs. Browne
3 05:00
04/23/2016
Win
10-3-0
Juliana Lima
(7-2-0)
Flyweight
116 vs 115
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 197: Jones vs Cormier II
3 05:00
03/14/2015
Loss
10-2-0
Joanna Jedrzejczyk
(10-0-0)
Strawweight
115 vs 115
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
UFC 185: Pettis vs. Dos Anjos
2 04:17
12/12/2014
Win
9-2-0
Rose Namajunas
(2-1-0)
Strawweight
115 vs 115
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
UFC TUF 20 Finale
3 01:26
01/05/2013
Win
8-2-0
Bec Hyatt
(4-1-0)
Flyweight
114 vs 115
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Invicta FC 4
5 05:00
10/06/2012
Win
7-2-0
Lynn Alvarez
(5-2-0)
Flyweight
115 vs 115
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Invicta Fighting Championships 3
1 02:53
07/28/2012
Win
6-2-0
Sarah Schneider
(6-5-0)
Flyweight
115 vs 116
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Invicta Fighting Championships 2
2 04:28
12/02/2011
Win
5-2-0
Felice Herrig
(5-3-0)
Flyweight
113.6 vs 113.8
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
XFC 15
3 05:00
06/25/2011
Loss
5-1-0
Jessica Aguilar
(10-4-0)
Flyweight
115.5 vs 113.7
Decision (Split Decision)
Bellator Fighting Championships 46
3 05:00
04/15/2011
Win
4-1-0
Yadira Anzaldua
(2-2-0)
Flyweight
116 vs 113
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
Evolution: Friday Night Fights
1 00:53
12/10/2010
Win
3-1-0
Nina Ansaroff
(1-0-0)
Flyweight
123 vs 125
Decision (Split Decision)
Winter Brawl 12/10/10
3 05:00
08/12/2010
Loss
3-0-0
Megumi Fujii
(21-0-0)
Flyweight
115.2 vs 115.5
Submission (Arm Bar)
Bellator Sports Worldwide 8/12/10
2 00:57
07/16/2010
Win
2-0-0
Lacey Schuckman
(5-2-0)
Flyweight
114 vs 114
Submission
Clash of the Titans 8 - Ladies Night
2 02:37
04/18/2010
Win
1-0-0
Karina Hallinan
(1-1-0)
Flyweight
123.4 vs 122.2
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
Long Beach Fight Nights
2 02:16
02/19/2010
Win
0-0-0
Cassie Trost
(0-0-0)
Flyweight
119 vs 117.5
Submission (Strikes)
Pomona, CA 2/19/20
1 00:48

* Bouts marked with an 'Official' logo denote results which have been verified by an ABC-recognized athletic commission
* Bouts marked with an (*) are considered exhibition bouts and do not count towards the fighter's record
* Weights marked with an (*) denote those over the limit for the weight class