Miesha Theresa Tate (born August 18, 1986) is an American mixed martial artist who competes in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). She is a former Strikeforce Women’s Bantamweight Champion. She has also won a silver medal in the FILA Grappling Championships.
Tate is currently ranked as the No. 11 pound-for-pound female MMA fighter in the world by MMARising.com and the No. 6 135-pound female fighter according to the Unified Women’s MMA Rankings. As of April 11, 2014, she is #2 in official UFC women’s bantamweight rankings.