Gina “Conviction” Carano was formerly the #3-ranked 145-pound female fighter in the world according to the Unified Women’s MMA Rankings, with an mma record of 7-1-0.
Carano started her career in the sport of Muay Thai. After achieving a Muay Thai record of 12-1-1, Carano received an offer to participate in the first-ever sanctioned female MMA bout in Nevada. She was invited to the World Pro Fighting show in Las Vegas to fight Rosi Sexton.  Carano won the fight by knocking out Sexton late in the second round.
She is starring in the Steven Soderbergh action thriller, “Haywire” due in January 2012.