Jasminka Cive (born (1981-07-24)July 24, 1981) is an Austrian female kickboxer and mixed martial artist, based in Austria. She competes professionally since 2005 and is the current ISKA Flyweight champion and mixed martial artist.[2][3]

Jasminka Cive
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Jasminka Cive
BornJasminka Dizdarević
(1981-07-24) July 24, 1981 (age 38)
Belgrade, Serbia
Other namesImpressive[1]
NationalityAustria Austrian
Height5 ft 6 in (1.68 m)
Weight115 lb (52 kg; 8.2 st)
Reach70.0 in (178 cm)
StyleBoxing, Muay Thai
Mixed martial arts record
By knockout4
By submission1
By submission2
Mixed martial arts record from Sherdog


Born in Serbia Jasminka Cive moved at the age of 12 years with her family over to Austria . Already at age ten, she began in her home with Karate . In Austria, she added kickboxing, Muay Thai and should eventually MMA to their sporting activities . In addition to the active sport it is as Promoting martial arts events under the name " Mixfight Night " as well as fight Judge operate .

She is currently studying sports science . Beginning in May 2013 opened Jasminka Cive her own martial arts school named " Happy Fight " in Enns . alongside it organized, together with the German fighter Sheila Gaff MMA seminars in German-speaking countries . In December 2014, she survived a life-threatening blood infection .[4]

Sporting careerEdit

Muay Thai and K-1Edit

In 1998, at the age of 16 years Jasminka Cive started with K - 1 and Muay Thai . After a series of battles against known opponents in different weight classes and countries injuries forced them into a competition break of four years . After 4 operations to Cive this advice in the wind felt again in 2007 ready for fighting, although it was recommended by a doctor page.[5] Beating, she was " International Austrian Champion " in the K - 1 of the ISKA.[5][6] In 2009, denied a boxing match against a male opponent, she won on points . Your opponent had to spend with a concussion in the hospital the following night . The title " Austrian Champion Full Muay Thai Rules" in the super flyweight of ISKA took Cive in 2010.[7] until the change to MMA, the end of 2010, she denied numerous other battles . Their fight record in Muay Thai and K - 1 is at 17 wins, 6 losses and 1 draw .

Mixed martial artsEdit

Jasminka Cive is one of the internationally best-known European MMA athletes and is, next to Sheila Gaff most successful in Germany. In all their struggles she was unbeaten between 2003 and 5 April-2013. Thereby the Austrian media were aware of them. The Austrian Broadcasting Corporation (ORF) dedicated her in 2012, a 30-minute report and also the private channel LT1 they presented in an article. At first she was training less than two years at the Ettl Bros. in Graz.[5]

Already on 8 May 2010 denied Cive her first professional fight in Vienna against the Ukrainian Olga Denisenko. In Round 1 the fight for a submission hold (Arm-Triangle Choke) in favor of Jasminka Cive was over. When Grazer Cage Fight Series, one of the biggest MMA events in Europe it was up against the Germans Danny Rapf. This battle was incorporated into a 50-minute report of the Austrian TV station ATV on the life of Jasminka. The following three fights were all won by knockout or by Cive TKO. In Vaduz, Liechtenstein took place the battle for the world title in women's MMA MAX FC Union 17 March 2012. Through a TKO win in the third round against the Slovak Eva Henesova to Jasminka Cive also secures this item.


  • 2010 – Max-FC Title, Kingdom Lichtenstein
  • 2010 – ISKA / International Sport Kickboxing Association, Super-flyweight Champion (-53,5 kg) (Full Rules)
  • 2007 – ISKA / International Sport Kickboxing Association, Super-flyweight Champion (-53,5 kg)[1]

Mixed martial arts recordEdit

Professional record breakdown
7 matches 5 wins 2 losses
By knockout 4 0
By submission 1 2
By decision 0 0
Res. Record Opponent Method Event Date Round Time Location Notes
Loss 5–2 Karolina Kowalkiewicz Submission (Armbar) KSW 22: Pride Time May 17, 2014 1 3:53 Gdańsk, Poland
Loss 5–1 Bec Rawlings Submission (Armbar) Invicta FC 5 April 5, 2013 1 3:30 Kansas, United States
Win 5–0 Eva Henesova TKO (Punches) MAX FC 6 - Martial Arts Xtreme Fight Championship 6 March 17, 2012 3 2:10 Vaduz, Liechtenstein
Win 4–0 Lilla Vincze TKO (Punches) FS 6 - Weinpolter vs. Guelmino November 20, 2011 2 2:44 Graz, Austria
Win 3–0 Lilla Vincze KO (Punch) FOTN - Fight of the Night 2011 May 27, 2011 2 Bavaria, Germany
Win 2–0 Aniko Levi TKO (Knees and Punches) FOTN - Fight of the Night 2010 October 30, 2010 2 3:00 Kitzbuhel, Austria
Win 1–0 Olga Denisenko Submission (Arm-Triangle Choke) Ultimate Cage Fighters 3 - Austria vs. Serbia May 8, 2010 1 Vienna, Austria

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ a b "Jasminka Cive Awakening Profile". Awakeningfighters.com. Retrieved 2016-02-24.
  2. ^ "Cive: "Ich bin stolz darauf, Geschichte zu schreibe" (in German). Ground and Pound. Retrieved 2015-06-11.
  3. ^ "ORF Reportage mit Jasminka Cive" (in German). Mix Fight. Retrieved 2015-06-11.
  4. ^ "Jasminka Cive springt dem Tod von der Schippe" (in German). Ground and Pound. Retrieved 2015-06-11.
  5. ^ a b c "Spotlight: Jasminka Cive - Awakening Fighters". Awakeningfighters.com. Retrieved 2015-06-11.
  6. ^ "Cage Fight – die härteste Kampfsportart der Welt" (in German). Vorarlberg. Retrieved 2015-06-11.
  7. ^ "JASMINKA CIVE – AUCH ALS FRAU AN GRENZEN GEHEN" (in German). X-Boxen. Retrieved 2015-06-11.

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