UFC Fighter Height Database

We’ve noticed a lot of people are interested in the heights of MMA and UFC fighters so we have pulled together the data from our fighter database into a handy table below. 

Fighter Height Database

Fighter NameHeight (cm)Height (ft)
Alex Pereira
193
6'4"
Ronda Rousey
168
5'6"
Ben Askren
178
5'10"
Aleksander Emelianenko
193
6'4"
Erin Toughill
178
5'10"
Evangelista Santos
178
5'10"
Marloes Coenen
175
5'9"
Mike Thomas Brown
168
5'6"
Megumi Fujii
160
5'3"
Rob Emerson
173
5'8"

The Height of MMA Fighters Compared to Other Martial Artists

While there is a lot of variation in the height and reach of UFC fighters, the average MMA fighter tends to be shorter and have a shorter reach than boxers or other traditional martial artists. This is likely due to the fact that MMA fighters need to be able to grapple with their opponents, and a shorter stature gives them an advantage in this area. MMA fighters also tend to be lighter than their boxing or martial arts counterparts, as they need to be able to move quickly and explosively during a fight.

Quick Stats About UFC Fighter Heights

The average height of a UFC fighter is 5 feet 9 inches. The tallest fighter in the UFC is 6 feet 10 inches, and the shortest fighter is 5 feet 1 inch. In terms of reach, the average UFC fighter has a reach of 69.5 inches, while the tallest fighter has a reach of 80.0 inches, and the shortest fighter has a reach of 61.0 inches.

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