|Birth Name:||Rose Gertrude Namajunas|
|Date of Birth:||29/06/1992|
|Age:||28 years old|
Rose Namajunas, full name Rose Gertrude Namajunas is an American Martial artist. She is known for her quick and influencing jabs and high kicks. Rose has a nickname known as “Thug Rose.” She has American Citizenship and belongs to Lithuanian ethnicity. Rose has a Black belt in Taekwondo, Karate and Brown belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. Initially, at the age of five, she started practicing Taekwondo. Later, Rose got training in kickboxing and karate. Currently, she associates Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) since, December 2012. Rose is star face in the mix martial arts. Rose Namajunas boyfriend name is Pat Barry, who is also kickboxing and martial artist.
Born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin U.S, on June 29,1992, Rose has an early interest in Taekwondo, Karate, and martial arts.
At the young age, she suffered a lot of complications and hardship. Her father suffered from a mental disorder disease, Schizophrenia and was a victim of sexual abuse and violence.
Though lots of complications arose in short time, she never lost her determination. Gradually, her efforts were showing the result as she was flourishing her talent in Taekwondo and martial arts.
Rose began to take part in Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) as an amateur in 2010. Also, her performance in MMA and Invicta Fighting Championship sharpen her skills, which led her to sign the UFC.
Pat Barry, Rose Namajunas Boyfriend, also from her category. Pat is an American Kickboxer and former mixed martial artist.
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Rose Namajunas Boyfriend is often seen supporting and encouraging her during the fight.
These two martial artists are deep into their relationship, and Pat is no more Rose Namajunas Boyfriend. Because currently, Rose is engaged to Pat.
Rose is hardworking and enthusiastic since her childhood. When she was five, she started practicing Taekwondo in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
His father was suffering from Schizophrenia and facing sexual abuse and violence made her childhood and young age difficult.
After her experience in Taekwondo, she went on to practice Both Karate and jiu-jitsu. Later, in high school, she took training in kickboxing and mixed martial arts.
She delivered the perfect amateur record of 4-0 at the beginning of MMA career in 2010. Afterwards, her efficiency and stamina took her to Invicta Fighting Championship.
Her Debut as a pro was against Emily Kagan. In this, she became victorious via submission due to a rear-naked choke.
The second appearance on Invicta Fighting Championship was again a submission and she won the match. Rose just took 12 seconds to grab a victory.
Then she fought undefeated till she lost the match on July 13, 2013.
After her journey in Invicta Fighting Championship, on December 11, 2013, the news of her association with UFC went viral.
Along with ten other Strawweight fighters, she began her career in UFC, the Ultimate Fighter.
She fought hard to reach up to the finale, being victorious over Alex Chambers, Joanne Calderwood in the quarterfinals and Randa Markos in the semi-finals.
Unfortunately, she was unable to win the final match against Carla Esparza.
Later, on November 4, 2017, she knocked down the Strawweight champion, Joanna Jedrzejczyk, at UFC 2017 to become new Strawweight Champion.
Interestingly, she still has the UFC Women’s Strawweight Championship.
As a sportsperson, she has lots of awards and honors.
Rose is MMA Fighter of the year, 2017. She ranks the third spot by CBS sports and fourth by ESPN.
She has 2017 MMA Upset of the year and UFC upset of the year for her fight against Joanna Jedrzejczyk.
The game against Kathina Catron got her 2013 MMA Submission of the Year and Women’s MMA Submission of the year.
American professional martial artist Rose Namajunas has an estimated net worth of $250,000. And many sources say that overall, she might have a net worth of $500,000.
Currently, she ranks fourth in Strawweight UFC rankings, and she has five wins out of eight matches so far at such an early age.