|Born||September 29, 1992|
Denver, Colorado, United States
|Residence||Denver, Colorado, United States|
|Height||5 ft 5 in (1.65 m)|
|Weight||115 lb (52 kg; 8.2 st)|
|Reach||64 in (163 cm)|
|Style||Taekwondo, Boxing, BJJ|
|Fighting out of||Westminster, Colorado, United States|
|Team||303 Training Center|
|Rank||3rd degree black belt in Taekwondo |
Brown belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
|Mixed martial arts record|
|Mixed martial arts record from Sherdog|
JJ Aldrich (born September 29, 1992) is an American mixed martial artist who competes in the Strawweight division. She is currently signed with the Ultimate Fighting Championship and has fought for Invicta FC.
Mixed martial arts career
Aldrich was scheduled to face Daniela Kortmann on September 12, 2015 at Invicta FC 14: Evinger vs. Kianzad; however Kortmann was forced to pull from the card due to visa issue and was replaced by Rosa Acevedo.She won the fight via first round knockout.
The Ultimate Fighter
JJ Aldrich was a contestant on The Ultimate Fighter: Team Joanna vs. Team Cláudia. In the competition, Aldrich defeated Kristi Lopez by unanimous decision in the elimination round, then lost in the quarterfinals to Tatiana Suarez in round 2 by submission via rear-naked choke.
Freestyle Cage Fighting
Aldrich faced Kathina Caton on September 2016 at Freestyle Cage Fighting 53. She won the fight in round one via technical knockout.
Return to Invicta
Ultimate Fighting Championship
She signed with the UFC to fight Juliana Lima for UFC Fight Night: Lewis vs. Abdurakhimov in Albany, New York on December 9, 2016. Aldrich was a late replacement for Lima's original opponent, Tatiana Suarez, who had to pull out of the bout due to injury. She lost the fight via unanimous decision.
- 2014 – Conflict MMA flyweight champion
- 2013 – Sparta Combat League (SCL) Amateur flyweight champion
- 2012 / 2013 – Destiny MMA Amateur flyweight champion
Mixed martial arts record
|Professional record breakdown|
|9 matches||7 wins||2 losses|
|Win||7–2||Polyana Viana||Decision (unanimous)||UFC 227||August 4, 2018||3||5:00||Los Angeles, California, United States|
|Win||6–2||Danielle Taylor||Decision (unanimous)||UFC Fight Night: Stephens vs. Choi||January 14, 2018||3||5:00||St. Louis, Missouri, United States|
|Win||5–2||Chan-Mi Jeon||Decision (unanimous)||UFC Fight Night: Lewis vs. Hunt||June 11, 2017||3||5:00||Auckland, New Zealand||Catchweight (118 lbs) bout; Jeon missed weight.|
|Loss||4–2||Juliana Lima||Decision (unanimous)||UFC Fight Night: Lewis vs. Abdurakhimov||December 9, 2016||3||5:00||Albany, New York, United States|
|Win||4–1||Lynn Alvarez||Decision (unanimous)||Invicta FC 20: Evinger vs. Kunitskaya||November 18, 2016||3||5:00||Kansas City, Missouri, United States||Performance of the Night.|
|Win||3–1||Kathina Catron||TKO (punches)||FCF 53||September 17, 2016||1||3:01||Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States||Flyweight bout.|
|Win||2–1||Rosa Acevedo||KO (knee and punches)||Invicta FC 14: Evinger vs. Kianzad||September 12, 2015||1||2:24||Kansas City, Missouri, United States||Performance of the Night.|
|Loss||1–1||Jamie Moyle||Technical Submission (rear-naked choke)||Invicta FC 11: Cyborg vs. Tweet||February 27, 2015||1||2:20||Los Angeles, California, United States|
|Win||1–0||Delaney Owen||Decision (unanimous)||Invicta FC 8: Waterson vs. Tamada||November 1, 2014||3||5:00||Davenport, Iowa, United States||Strawweight debut.|
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