Women's Bantamweight: 126-135 lbs.


Sarah Kaufman and Takayo Hashi compete for the inaugural Strikeforce women’s bantamweight championship.

Sarah Kaufman
def.
Takayo Hashi
Decision (unanimous) @ 5:00 of R5
Strikeforce: Challengers 6
02.26.10

def.
Roxanne Modafferi
Knockout (slam) @ 4:45 of R3
Strikeforce: Challengers 9
07.23.10

Marloes Coenen
def.
Sarah Kaufman
Submission (armbar) @ 1:59 of R3
Strikeforce: Diaz vs. Noons 2
10.09.10

def.
Liz Carmouche
Submission (triangle choke) @ 1:29 of R4
Strikeforce: Feijao vs. Henderson
03.05.11

Meisha Tate
def.
Marloes Coenen
Submission (arm triangle) @ 3:03 of R4
Strikeforce: Fedor vs. Henderson
07.30.11

Ronda Rousey
def.
Meisha Tate
Submission (armbar) @ 4:27 of R1
Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey
03.03.12

def.
Sarah Kaufman
Submission (armbar) @ 0:54 of R1
Strikeforce: Rousey vs. Kaufman
08.18.12

Strikeforce ceases operations and folds on January 13, 2013 after being purchased by UFC parent company Zuffa and ultimately merged with the UFC.

Final Strikeforce women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey is promoted to undisputed UFC women’s bantamweight champion following the Strikeforce-UFC merger.