Should Pay per Head Shops Offer WMMA

carano-cyborgPay per head agents likely didn’t know that InvictaFc finally had an all female fight card in Kansas City April 28. Price per head sportsbooks didn’t have any lines on the fights, but an important question, is should they.

Pay per head agents likely didn’t know that InvictaFc finally had an all female fight card in Kansas City April 28. Price per head sportsbooks didn’t have any lines on the fights, but an important question, is should they.

Of course women’s sports are getting more attention and there is even ESPNW which is for and run by women. But is there a wider market for women’s MMA?

Currently there is already a growing field of women fighters, and quite possibly pay per head shops will start offering lines, but for the time being, lets look at some of the contenders.

The Unified Women’s Mixed Martial Arts Rankings are assembled every month by a selection of journalists from various MMA websites and publications.

Featherweights (136.1-146.0 pounds):
1. Hiroko “Cat’s Eye” Yamanaka (12-1-0, 1 ND)
2. “Rowdy” Ronda Rousey (5-0-0)
3. Marloes “Rumina” Coenen (20-5-0)
4. Milana Dudieva (8-1-0)
5. Rin Nakai (10-0-1)
6. Yana “Foxy” Kunitskaya (7-1-0)
7. Elaina “Beef” Maxwell (7-4-0)
8. Julia “The Jewel” Budd (2-2-0)
9. Ediane “India” Gomes (8-2-0)
10. Romy Ruyssen (5-2-0)

Bantamweights (126.1-136.0 pounds):
1. “Rowdy” Ronda Rousey (5-0-0)
2. Sarah Kaufman (15-1-0)
3. Miesha “Takedown” Tate (12-3-0)
4. Marloes “Rumina” Coenen (20-5-0)
5. Sara McMann (5-0-0)
6. Alexis Davis (11-5-0)
7. Hitomi “Girlfight Monster” Akano (18-9-0)
8. Liz “Girl-Rilla” Carmouche (6-2-0)
9. Vanessa Porto (14-4-0)
10. Julie “Fireball” Kedzie (16-10-0)

Flyweights (116.1-126.0 pounds):
1. Sheila “The German Tank” Gaff (10-4-1)
2. Cat “Alpha” Zingano (6-0-0)
3. Barb “Little Warrior” Honchak (5-2-0)
4. Aisling “Ais The Bash” Daly (13-2-0)
5. Jessica “Evil” Eye (7-1-0)
6. Munah Holland (4-1-0)
7. “Slick” Sally Krumdiack (9-5-0)
8. Hanna Sillen (5-1-0)
9. Marianna “The Crushen Russian” Kheyfets (5-1-0)
10. Heather “Hurricane” Clark (4-2-0)

Strawweights (106.1-116.0 pounds):
1. Megumi “Mega Megu” Fujii (25-1-0)
2. Jessica “Jag” Aguilar (13-4-0)
3. Ayaka Hamasaki (6-0-0)
4. Seo Hee Ham (9-5-0)
5. Carla Esparza (6-2-0)
6. Katja Kankaanpää (6-0-0)
7. “V.V” Mei Yamaguchi (9-4-1)
8. Kyoko Takabayashi (12-4-1)
9. Yuka “Vale Tudo Queen” Tsuji (23-2-0)
10. Felice “Lil’ Bulldog” Herrig (6-4-0)

Atomweights (96.1-106.0 pounds):
1. Naho “Sugi Rock” Sugiyama (7-0-0)
2. Jessica Penne (9-1-0)
3. Kikuyo Ishikawa (6-3-0)
4. Misaki Takimoto (15-13-4)
5. Michelle “The Karate Hottie” Waterson (9-3-0)
6. Naoko Omuro (13-8-4)
7. Amy “Lil’ Dynamite” Davis (3-2-0, 1 NC)
8. Yukiko Seki (10-21-0)
9. Sachiko “Sachi” Yamamoto (9-6-1)
10. Diana “Dynamite” Rael (3-2-0)