UFC ring girl Arianny Celeste was arrested on a charge of domestic battery in Las Vegas early Saturday morning and released the same evening. Despite the arrest, UFC president Dana White says the organization will stand by Celeste. That’s not too surprising considering she’s the league’s most popular ring girl, and a crowd-bringer in her own right. Take a look through this bio-gallery and you might understand why.
Celeste grew up in Las Vegas, where she still resides.
She spent the early part of her career as a booth girl at various trade conventions.
She has represented the US Army and Brut aftershave, among other products and organizations.
She made her UFC debut in 2006.
She has been named “Ring Girl of the Year” by Fighter magazine twice, in 2009 and 2010.
She once appeared in a music video produced by actor and close friend Wilmer Valderama.
Celeste also hosts the web series UFC Ultimate Insider.
She's tried tried her hand at acting a couple times as well, starring in the short film Humanity and appearing in an episode of the TV series Cubed.
Celeste is scheduled for a hearing regarding her recent charges on May 30. No word yet on whether she'll wear a bikini to the courhouse.