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Women's Strawweight Division

"Cyclone "

Puja Tomar

Women's Strawweight Division

9-4-0 (W-L-D)


Wins by Knockout


First Round Finishes

Puja Tomar

athlete record


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

Place of Birth
Budhana, India
Octagon Debut
Jun. 8, 2024
  • Pro since 2013
  • Six wins by KO
  • Three first round finishes in :20, :21 and :24
  • On five-fight winning streak

UFC on ESPN (6/8/24) Tomar won a three round split decision over Rayanne dos Santos  

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started training when I was 12 years old, and I started to train to protect my sister.

What ranks and titles have you held? MFN strawweight Champion

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It’s like my dream come true.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? Yes

What was your job before you started fighting? Farming

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? Represented India in the World Wushu Championship

Favorite grappling technique: Heel hook

Favorite Striking technique: Side kick