FIGHTING STYLE: MMA
DIVISION: Women's Strawweight
HEIGHT: 5' 3"
LEG REACH: 36.00
WEIGHT: 115 lbs.
NATIONALITY: St. Petersburg, United States
AccoladesWINS BY KO: 1
WINS BY DECISION: 4
STRIKING ACCURACYSignificant Strikes Attempted: 165
Significant Strikes Landed: 92
TAKEDOWN ACCURACYTakedowns Attempted: 2
Winner by KO/TKO in Round 1
Sat. Jul 31, 2021
Defeated by Decision in Round 3
Sat. Mar 20, 2021
Cheyanne Buys is a professional mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter who has been competing in the UFC since 2019. She fights in the featherweight division and carries an impressive record of 6 wins and just one loss. Born in St. George, Utah on October 31, 1996, Cheyanne began training in martial arts at a young age under her father’s guidance. She was a standout high school wrestler before winning two state championships during her senior year.
In 2018, Cheyanne made her professional MMA debut with an impressive first-round submission win over Kaela Banney at Invicta FC 32: Spencer vs Sorenson 2. The following year she joined Invicta as an amateur fighter and won every bout by knockout or submission to earn herself a contract with the UFC later that same year.
Her UFC debut came against Shana Dobson at UFC Fight Night 167: Anderson vs Błachowicz 2 where she secured another first-round knockout victory over her opponent to remain undefeated inside the octagon thus far. Following this victory, Cheyanne earned herself “Performance of the Night” honors from finally earning her much deserved recognition within UFC circles as well as being named Breakthrough Fighter of 2020 by MMAFighting magazine for all of her feat inside AND outside of the octagon such as taking time off to be part of Operation Underground Railroad helping rescue victims from human trafficking around the world!
Away from fighting career, Cheyanne also works for Cellucor Nutrition and volunteers for various causes like animal rescues – something that shows how passionate she is about giving back to society wherever possible!
In 2021 alone so far ,she has already competed three times successfully defeating Kay Hansen via unanimous decision at ufc Fight Night 191: Rozenstruik vs Sakai , JJ Aldrich via TKO(Punches) at UFc fight night 196: Brunson vs Holland .The latest win coming against Norma Dumont Via UD which helped make it five consecutive victories since joining forces with ufc making it fastly apparent why they have no plans on letting go anytime soon !
She currently holds a 10-2 professional record while having only one loss happening way back during second pro fight showing incredible resilience & focus on achieving goals set out each time she steps into octagon ! With amazing skill sets & determination surely there’s no limit too what cheynane can achieve bounding forward!