Facts of Amanda Ribas
|Full Name:||Amanda Ribas|
|Age:||29 years 9 months|
|Birth Date:||August 26, 1993|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Taurus, Capricorn|
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Amanda Ribas is a Brazilian mixed martial artist. She is currently assigned the UFC and fights in the Flyweight division. Before signing to the UFC, she won the Jungle Fight Strawweight Championship as well as MF Strawweight Championship. As of October 2020, she has compiled a record of 10-1, 4-0 in the UFC. The Brazilian fighter ranks at No. 10 in the UFC women’s strawweight rankings, as of October 2020. She has yet to challenge for the UFC title.
She has over 554k followers on her Instagram @amandaufcribas.
Amanda Ribas is well-known for what she does.
In 2015, he won the Jungle Fight Strawweight Title.
In 2016, he won the MF Strawweight Championship.
Who is Amanda Ribas and where did she come from?
On August 26, 1993, Amanda Ribas was born. Her hometown is Varginha, Minas Gerais, Brazil. She is of Brazilian origin. Marcelo Ribas, a martial arts instructor, was her father when she was born. There is no information about her mother. Arthur is her brother’s name. Arthur, her brother, is also a mixed martial artist.
Amanda Ribas’s Professional Life
Her father is a martial arts instructor, so she learned from him.
Her father coached her until she was a member of one of Brazil’s national youth teams.
She had knee injuries that caused her to miss many years of training and competition.
She resumed training after seeing some of her coworkers practicing for an MMA tournament.
She captured the IMMAF Women’s Flyweight World Championship in 2014.
In 2014, she became a psychologist.
In Brazil, she began fighting.
On March 15, 2014, she made her Strawweight debut against Jessica Almeida. She knocked out her opponent to win the fight.
On July 4, 2015, she beat Tania Pereda by submission to win the vacant Jungle Fight Strawweight Championship.
On May 21, 2016, she knocked out Jennifer Gonzalez Araneda to win the vacant MF Strawweight Championship.
Before being approached by UFC, she had a 6-1 record in Brazil.
Ribas was subsequently signed by the UFC.
In July 2017, she was scheduled to make her UFC debut against Juliana Lima at The Ultimate Fighter 25 Finale.
She was, however, disqualified from the fight due to a possible anti-doping violation.
Since she tested positive for Ostarine, USADA gave her a two-year suspension.
Her suspension was lifted in May 2019 after USADA concluded that the positive test was caused by a dietary supplement tainted with ostarine.
On June 29, 2019, she made her UFC debut against Emily Whitmire at UFC on ESPN 3. In the second round, she submitted Whitmire with a rear-naked choke submission.
On October 15, 2019, she won a majority decision over Mackenzie Dern at UFC Fight Night: Joanna vs Waterson.
On March 14, 2020, she won a majority decision over Randa Markos at UFC Fight Night: Lee vs. Oliveira.
Paige VanZant was defeated by submission in the first round at UFC 251 on July 12, 2020.
Carla Esparza was her opponent for UFC 256 on December 12, 2020. Esparza, on the other hand, was yanked for undisclosed reasons.
Amanda Ribas Boyfriend
Amanda Ribas is quite secretive about her personal life. She has not revealed her relationship status. She might be dating someone but her social media reflects that she might not be dating anyone at present. Any updates on her personal life will be updated soon.
Amanda Ribas Height
Amanda Ribas stands at a height of 1.65 m i.e. 5 feet and 5 inches tall. She has a body weight of 126 lbs i.e. 57 kg. She has an athletic body build. She has a reach of 66 inches. Her eye color is dark brown and her hair color is also dark brown. Her sexual orientation is straight.
Amanda Ribas net worth
Amanda Ribas is one of the familiar names in the UFC. She is currently signed to the UFC. She gets a handsome pay from each of the fights. She makes extra income when she wins her fight. As of 2020, she reportedly makes over $25,000 per fight. She will surely land a lucrative deal with the UFC in the near future. Her net worth is estimated at $1 million at present.