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Women's Flyweight Division

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Emily Whitmire

Women's Flyweight Division

4-5-0 (W-L-D)


Wins by Submission


Wins by Decision

Emily Whitmire

athlete record


Learn more about Emily Whitmire's UFC history, fighter facts, and Q&A below.

Not Fighting
Place of Birth
Portland, United States
Trains at
Syndicate MMA
Fighting style
Octagon Debut
Dec. 1, 2017
Leg reach

Fighter Facts

  • Team Gaethje on TUF 26

  • Pro since 2015

  • One win by submission (RNC), three wins by decision

  • Has won two of her last five

  • One first round finish

  • Two amateur wins in Tuff N Uff promotion


UFC History

UFC Fight Night (9/18/21) Whitmire was submitted by Hannah Goldy via armbar at 4:17 of the first round

UFC Fight Night (8/29/20) Whitmire was submitted by Polyana Viana via armbar at 1:53 of the first round

UFC on ESPN (6/29/19) Whitmire was submitted by Amanda Ribas via rear naked choke at 2:10 of the second round

UFC on ESPN (2/17/19) Whitmire submitted Alexandra Albu via rear naked choke at 1:01 of the first round

UFC 226 (7/7/18) Whitmire won a three round unanimous decision over Jamie Moyle

TUF 26 Finale (12/1/17) Whitmire was submitted by Gillian Robertson via armbar at 2:12 of the first round

The Ultimate Fighter, Season 26

On episode nine (quarterfinals), Whitmire was stopped by Roxanne Modafferi via strikes at 4:59 of the first round

On episode eight, Whitmire submitted Christina Marks via armbar at :40 of the first round



When and why did you start training for fighting? I started training almost seven years ago. It was the only thing that caught my interest; it grabbed a hold of me and wouldn’t let go.

What ranks and titles have you held? Just an amateur title Tuff N Uff 115-lb title

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? Everything. It’s been my only goal since I was 18.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? Hell no. Not wasting my hard earned waitress dollars on a worthless piece of paper.

What was your job before you started fighting? Waiting tables and serving

Favorite grappling technique: Ground-and-pound

Favorite Striking technique: Bang Muay Thai