Biography(references)Of Navajo, Chickasaw, and Hispanic descent, Montaño was born December 16, 1988 in Lukachukai, Arizona. She graduated from Chinle High School in 2006 then she attended Arizona State University, in Tempe, AZ before transferring to Diné College in Tsaile, AZ, and finally ending up at Fort Lewis College in Durango, Colorado. It was there, in Durango she signed up at Durango Martial Arts Academy and ignited her passion for martial arts. Montaño began training in boxing at an early age. She eventually took up Brazilian jiu-jitsu before becoming an MMA fighter in 2013.
Awards & Accolades
UFC: UFC Women's Flyweight Champion (One time, inaugural)
UFC: Fight of the Night (One time) vs. Roxanne Modafferi
Fight Outcomes - WinsLosses
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