Holly Holm Husband

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Holly Rene Holm-Kirkpatrick (born October 17, 1981) is an Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) fighter from the United States. She is a former UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion as well as a former boxer and kickboxer.

She was a two-time Ring magazine fighter of the year and a multiple-time world champion in boxing, defending her belts 18 times in three weight divisions (2005, 2006).

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She is the second best female professional boxer of all time, according to BoxRec. She holds the distinction of being the first (and currently only) fighter to hold both a world boxing and a UFC championship.

Holm’s most significant MMA victory came at UFC 193 (November 15, 2015), when she won the bantamweight title and handed Ronda Rousey her first loss in the sport in front of a record-breaking crowd for a UFC event (56,215 people) in Melbourne.

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This bout is widely regarded as one of the greatest upsets in the history of combat sports. She is currently rated #3 in the UFC women’s bantamweight rankings and #9 in the UFC women’s pound for pound rankings as of May 23, 2022.

Holly Holm Husband

She married Jeff Kirkpatrick, an Albuquerque native whom she met in college, in 2012. It was discovered in the beginning of 2020 that the pair had split up in July of 2019. Holm sued for divorce in order to reclaim her maiden name.

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