Nina Ansaroff wiki, Nina Ansaroff Bio
Nina Ansaroff wiki: Nina Ansaroff born December 3, 1985. Nina Ansaroff is an American mixed martial artist who is currently competing in the women’s strawweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship. As of 26 July 2018, Nina Ansaroff is the #13 ranked contender in the official UFC strawweight rankings
Nina Ansaroff Background
Nina Ansaroff was born and raised in Weston, Florida and descends from the Republic of Macedonia. Nina Ansaroff wrestled while at Lake Region High School (Florida).
Nina Ansaroff Mixed martial arts career
Nina Ansaroff started practicing Taekwondo at the age of 6. Nina Ansaroff began training in mixed martial arts in 2009 as a way to lose weight and to help keep in shape following a motorcycle accident. Nina Ansaroff made her professional debut in 2010, and amassed a record of 5-3 before joining Invicta FC.
Nina Ansaroff Invicta FC
Nina Ansaroff made her promotional debut against Munah Holland on December 7, 2013 at Invicta FC 7. Nina Ansaroff won the fight via TKO in the third round.
Nina Ansaroff Ultimate Fighting Championship
Nina Ansaroff made her debut in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) against Juliana Lima on November 8, 2014 at UFC Fight Night 56. Nina Ansaroff lost the fight via unanimous decision.
Nina Ansaroff was expected to face Rose Namajunas on May 23, 2015 at UFC 187. She missed weight on her first attempt at the weigh-ins, coming in 4 lbs overweight at 120 lbs. After having made no attempts to cut further, Nina Ansaroff was fined 20 percent of her fight purse, which went to Rose Namajunas. However, on the day of the event, Ansaroff was pulled out of the bout by UFC doctors after contracting a case of the flu. As a result, Namajunas was pulled from the event entirely
Ansaroff next faced Justine Kish at UFC 195 on January 2, 2016. Nina Ansaroff lost the fight by unanimous decision.
Ansaroff faced Jocelyn Jones-Lybarger at UFC Fight Night: Rodríguez vs. Penn on January 15, 2017. Nina Ansaroff won the fight via submission in the third round.
Ansaroff faced Angela Hill at UFC Fight Night: Poirier vs. Pettis on November 11, 2017. Nina Ansaroff won the fight via unanimous decision.
Ansaroff faced Randa Markos on July 28, 2018 at UFC on Fox: Alvarez vs. Poirier 2. Nina Ansaroff won the fight by unanimous decision.
Ansaroff is openly lesbian. Nina Ansaroff is engaged to a fellow UFC fighter Amanda Nunes, the reigning UFC Women’s Bantamweight champion.