Rachael Ostovich: biography
Rachael Ostovitch is called a female fighter with a figure of 37-25-38 inches. She finds time for training, performing in the lightest division of UFC (Flyweight), and raising her own little daughter.
Childhood and youth
Rachael Ostovich was born on February 25, 1991, in the American state of Hawaii. The girl grew up athletic, and as a child became interested in martial arts.
Her constitution, according to experts, is ideal for martial arts (with the height of 5'3'' (160 cm), the weight of 125 lb (57 kg). Throughout her career, she has been performing at a super lightweight.
Mixed martial arts career
The young woman's sports career began in 2010. The beginning was a success, and for three years, the mixed martial artist had set an unbeatable amateur record MMA 6-0. After this achievement, Rachael decided to compete in the professional mixed martial arts league. The debut fight took place in her native state of Hawaii and ended with a score of 1-1.
On September 12, 2015, Ostovich fought against Andrea Lee as part of Invicta FC 14. In the 3rd round, the Hawaiian sportswoman lost to her opponent. On May 7, 2016, the fight with Ariel Beck took place, in which Rachael won.
In August 2017, she joined the USA's reality sports show, The Ultimate Fighter to compete for the title of a champion among women weighing 125 pounds. In her first fight, she fought against Melinda Fabian and defeated her opponent. In the 2nd round of the quarterfinals, she lost to the stronger Barb Honchak and dropped out of the championship.
On December 1, 2017, a fight between Rachael Ostovich and Karine Gevorgyan took place in the final of The Ultimate Fighter 26. The American won in the 1st round. Eight months later, on July 6, 2018, the Ultimate Fighter 27 fight took place, in which Rachael lost to Montana De La Rosa.
On January 19, 2019, the fight with Paige VanZant as part of the UFC Fight Night took place. The fight was threatened by the fact that Rachael was a victim of domestic violence, but it ended up happening. Ostovich lost to a more prominent rival in the 2nd round.
Rachael Ostovich's personal life has become a drama. Since 2016 she has been married to MMA fighter Arnold Berdon. The couple has a daughter. On November 18, 2018, the press was stunned by the news that the man attacked his wife and damaged her eye socket. The incident took place in a Hawaiian residence of the sportsmen.
The police searched for the man for several days and detained him on November 20, charging him with attempted murder. Arnold paid bail of $752,000 and was released, but was later sentenced to four years of community service for a crime.
After the incident, Rachael filed for divorce and obtained full custody of their daughter, who was six years old at the time of the events. Now the sportswoman does not advertise whether she is in a relationship. On Instagram, there are no photos of men hinting at a romantic relationship.
Rachael Ostovich now
The fighter continues to compete in the Flyweight division of UFC. In 2019, a match with Veronica Macedo was scheduled to take place, but in the summer it was reported in the news that Polyana Viana would replace Ostovich. Rachael trains, educates her little daughter, and shares pictures on social networks in a swimsuit or with children and friends. The woman's net worth is approximately $350,000.