Rachael Ostovich Biography

Rachael Ostovich is an American Mixed Martial Artist famously known as a professional at the UFC and IFC championships. She is known for her strong personality and striking looks like one of the toughest MMA fighters.

Early Life

Rachael Ostovich was born on 25th February 1991 in Hawaii, USA, and is currently 30 years old. She was born to her father Robert Ostovich who is also a former MMA fighter turned Coach and her mother Debbie Ostovich. She is known to have two siblings and is the middle child of the family. Her family owns a gym run by her father in Hawaii where she took her initial training. Rachael has not shared much about her education and qualifications but it is believed that she is a high school graduate from a local school in Hawaii. She has also not mentioned if she ever pursued a college education.

Rachael Ostovich Career

Rachael followed the footsteps of her father and started to build a career as an MMA fighter. She started off in 2010 as an amateur and played her debut match in Hawaii winning with a 6-0 score. Later in 2014, she entered the Invicta fighting championship and won her first fight against Evva Johnson. In 2017, she turned professional and competed in the Ultimate Fighting Championship and won in the 26 finales while she lost the 27th. In 2019, she was scheduled for a match against Paige Vanzant but it was rescheduled due to her domestic violence assault which broke her orbital bone. The fight later happened in January 2019 in which she lost. In 2020, she was scheduled to fight against Shana Dobson at the UFC fight night 168 but pulled out due to having been tested positive with Ostarine.

She was then suspended by USADA for one year due to testing positive for Osterine which was found in her supplements. Along with Martial arts, she is also a businesswoman and runs her own merchandise brand named Chi-Chi beauty. She launched the beauty brand in 2020 dedicated to her daughter Ruby Rose. Rachael could not maintain her form after the suspension in 2020 and lost back-to-back matches after which she was released by UFC in January 2020. She then started Bare Knuckle Boxing in 2021 and made her debut in the Bare Knuckle fighting championship in 2021 against Paige Vanzant and won with a 1-0 score.


Rachael was involved in a domestic violence case when her husband Arnold in 2018 started punching and kicking her after a family dinner. He hit her on her face, ribs, and head which caused her to throw up, cough blood as well as broke her orbital bone. She however escaped through her balcony. The assault was recorded on a video by a witness which later helped through the case. Arnold was arrested and later released on $75000 bail. He was later sentenced in 2019 to four-year probation for the assault.

She was also recently involved in a controversy when she tested positive with Ostarine in her supplements. Her scheduled match was canceled and she was also suspended for eight months by the USADA for finding the prohibited substances.

Rachael Ostovich Biography

Real Name Rachael Ostovich
Birth Date 25 February 1991
Age (as of 2021) 30 Years
Birth Place Hawaii, United States
Nationality American
Profession Mixed Martial Artist
Religion Christianity
Sun sign Pisces

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 5’ 4” – in Centimeters – 162 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 57 kg  –  in Pounds –  126 lbs
Body Measurements 36-26-36
Bra Size 34B
Waist Size 26 inches
Hips Size 36 inches
Shoe Size 6 (U.S.)
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Dark Brown
Body Type Athletic


Father Robert Ostovich
Mother Debbie Ostovich
Sister Not Known
Brother Not Known


School Not Known
College Not Known

Relationship Status

Marital Status Married
Affair No
Husband Arnold Berdon
Children Ruby Rose Berdon

Personal Life

Rachael Ostovich is currently in the process of divorce with her husband Arnold Berdon, also an MMA fighter. They got married in 2016 and have been together ever since. She also has an eight-year-old daughter with her husband named Ruby Rose Berdon. Rachael filed for divorce in 2019 after Arnold was sentenced for the assault and also filed for a divorce with full custody of Ruby. The divorce has not been granted yet. Rachael currently has 809k followers on her Instagram account and 51.6k followers on her Twitter handle. On her Facebook page, she currently has 105k followers.

Rachael Ostovich Net Worth

Rachael Ostovich being a professional MMA fighter earns a lot through matches and championships. Moreover, she also started earning through her beauty brand business recently. Her net worth as of 2021 is estimated to be around $1.5 million.


  • Rachel used to do cheerleading and wrestling before her MMA career took off.
  • She has a passion for fashion and make-up and often posts about her looks and outfits on social media.
  • Rachel was the All-State 1ST team cheerleader during high school.
  • She is also a Judo state champion in Wrestling.
  • Rachael sportingly pulled off a bikini at the weigh-in of her scheduled match against Paige Vanzant in July 2021.

Final Thoughts

Rachael is a strong-minded woman and a loving mother and daughter who built her life as per her desires and did not slow down due to any difficulties in her way. She chose an unconventional career for herself and achieved marvels at it. She is really close to her parents and siblings and also loves her daughter with her whole heart. We hope her new journey as a Bare Knuckle fighter brings her more and more success.

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