Former two-time UFC Women’s Flyweight Champion. Rose Namajunas quietly became one of the most recognizable athletes on the UFC roster.
Namajunas’ star power was recognized when the fight advertisements chose her to compete in the series’ 20th season. Ultimate Fighter in 2014 became the first flyweight champion. She reached the final but lost Carla Esparza in the season finale.
Namajunas won the women’s 115 lbs. championship, placing first. Joanna Jedrzejczyk at UFC 217 in November 2017. After the second victory over Jedrzejczyk in a rematch, Namajunas was overthrown Jessica Andrade. She regained the title by becoming the first woman to achieve double championship status in the promotion’s history when she knocked him out. Zhang Weili in April 2021. Namjunas last fought on May 7, losing the title to Esparza.
Women’s lingerie, clothing and cosmetics store Victoria’s Secret featured Namajunas in an advertisement. The company shared the ad on Tuesday.