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Age 33
Gender Female
Height 5' 3"
Weight Class Strawweight

Michelle Waterson is a MMA fighter with a professional fight record of 17 wins, 6 losses and 0 draws

Professional Career Statistics

Pro Record 17-6-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
Career Length 12 years, 1 month, 13 days
Rounds Fought 38.4
Avg. Fights/Year 1.9
Longest Layoff 1 year, 8 months, 27 days
Quickest Turnaround 4 weeks

Record BreakDown

- KO/TKO SUB DEC
Wins 4 8 5
Losses 1 3 2
Finish Rate 70.6%
Finished Rate 66.7%
Win by Decision Rate 29.4%
Loss by Decision Rate 33.3%
Win by KO Rate 23.5%
Loss by KO Rate 16.7%
Win by SUB Rate 47.1%
Loss by SUB Rate 50.0%
Win Method
Loss Method

Current Streak

3 Wins

Quick Hits

Fastest Win 00:15
Fastest KO 02:36
Fastest SUB 00:15
Ave. Rounds (Ws) 1.6
Ave. Length of Fight (Ws) 08:14
Ave. Rounds (Ls) 1.7
Ave. Length of Fight (Ls) 08:40
Finish Rounds
Finished Rounds

Official Professional Fight Record

Date Opponent Weightclass Method Round Time
Official MMA Fight Results 03/30/2019 W
(16-6-0)
Karolina Kowalkiewicz
(12-4-0)
SW
(115.5 vs. 114.7)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC on ESPN #2
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 10/06/2018 W
(15-6-0)
Felice Herrig
(14-7-0)
SW
(115.0 vs. 115.5)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 229: Mcgregor vs. Khabib
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 04/14/2018 W
(14-6-0)
Cortney Casey
(7-5-0)
SW
(115.0 vs. 115.0)
Decision (Split Decision)
UFC Fight Night: Poirier vs. Gaethje
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 12/02/2017 L
(14-5-0)
Tecia Torres
(9-1-0)
SW
(115.0 vs. 116.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 218: Holloway vs Aldo 2
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 04/15/2017 L
(14-4-0)
Rose Namajunas
(5-3-0)
SW
(114.5 vs. 116.0)
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
UFC Fight Night: Johnson vs. Reis
2 2:47
Official MMA Fight Results 12/17/2016 W
(13-4-0)
Paige Vanzant
(7-2-0)
FLY
(115.0 vs. 116.0)
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
UFC Fight Night: Vanzant vs. Waterson
1 3:21
Official MMA Fight Results 07/12/2015 W
(12-4-0)
Angela Magana
(9-7-0)
FLY
(115.0 vs. 115.5)
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
UFC TUF 21 Finale
3 2:38
Official MMA Fight Results 12/05/2014 L
(12-3-0)
Herica Tiburcio Dos Santos
(7-2-0)
FLY
(105.0 vs. 105.0)
Submission (Guillotine Choke)
Invicta FC 10
3 1:04
Official MMA Fight Results 09/06/2014 W
(11-3-0)
Yasuko Tamada
(11-6-1)
FLY
(104.8 vs. 103.5)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Invicate FC 09/06/14
3 4:58
Official MMA Fight Results 04/05/2013 W
(10-3-0)
Jessica Penne
(10-1-0)
FLY
(104.7 vs. 104.9)
Submission (Arm Bar)
Invicta FC 5
4 2:31
Official MMA Fight Results 10/06/2012 W
(9-3-0)
Lacey Schuckman
(7-5-0)
FLY
(106.0 vs. 106.0)
Decision (Split Decision)
Invicta Fighting Championships 3
3 5:00
NSF 01/21/2012 W
(8-3-0)
Diana Rael
(3-1-0)
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
Jackson's MMA Series 7
1 2:12
Official MMA Fight Results 04/24/2010 W
(7-3-0)
Masako Yoshida
(11-13-1)
FLY
(107.0 vs. 108.0)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Spring Brawl
1 4:17
Official MMA Fight Results 02/13/2010 W
(6-3-0)
Rosary Califano
(0-0-0)
FLY
(105.8 vs. 105.6)
Submission (Arm Bar)
Beatdown 6
1 0:15
Official MMA Fight Results 04/11/2009 L
(6-2-0)
Elena Reid
(2-0-0)
FLY
(111.0 vs. 112.5)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Extreme Beatdown
2 1:50
NSF 03/14/2009 W
(5-2-0)
Karina Taylor
(0-2-0)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage)
Duke City MMA Series 1
1 2:36
Official MMA Fight Results 10/03/2008 W
(4-2-0)
Tyra Parker
(0-1-0)
FLY
(111.0 vs. 116.0)
Submission
Strikeforce 10/03/08
1 1:20
NSF 08/23/2008 W
(3-2-0)
Cristal Macatol
(0-0-0)
Submission (Arm Bar)
SCA - Bike n Brawl 2
1 0:22
NSF 07/12/2008 W
(2-2-0)
Thricia Poovey
(1-3-0)
TKO/RSC (Corner Stoppage)
KOTC: Badlands
2 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 12/01/2007 L
(2-1-0)
Lynn Alvarez
(0-0-0)
FLY
(118.0 vs. 117.0)
Submission (Guillotine Choke)
Ring of Fire 31
1 1:19
Official MMA Fight Results 09/15/2007 W
(1-1-0)
Jaime Cook
(0-0-0)
FLY
(114.0 vs. 109.0)
Submission (Arm Bar)
Ring of Fire 30: Domination
1 1:33
Official MMA Fight Results 06/30/2007 L
(1-0-0)
Alicia Gumm
(0-0-0)
FLY
(112.0 vs. 115.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Rocky Mountain Bad Boyz: Battle of the Arts
2 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 02/16/2007 W
(0-0-0)
Andrea Miller
(1-1-0)
FLY
(114.0 vs. 116.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Ring of Fire 28: Evolution
5
* 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