Autumn/Fall 2022
Potentially

Potential contest
5 rounds contest @ Women’s Flyweight
20-9-1
15-3-0

The tape

34
Age
29
5' 4" / 163 cm
Height
5' 5" / 165 cm
64.2" / 163 cm
Reach
66.1" / 168 cm

Full record

UD 3UD 3UD 3UD 3UD 5
Form
UD 5SUB 1UD 3UD 3MD 3
20
Wins
15
4
By KO
4
20
KO%
27
5
By Sub
1
25
SUB%
7
9
Losses
3
1
Stopped
0
1
Tapped
1
1
Draws
0
2009
Debut
2012
30
Bouts
18
80
Rounds
44
6 hours, 11 minutes
Fight Time
3 hours, 17 minutes

Current rankings @ Women’s Flyweight

8
UFC
5
-
Bellator
-
7
Tapology
5

Jennifer Maia vs Alexa Grasso preview

When is Maia vs Grasso?

Jennifer Maia could potentially face the challenge of Alexa Grasso, in Autumn/Fall 2022.

The fight would take place over 5 rounds in the Women’s Flyweight division, which means the weight limit would be 125 pounds (8.9 stone or 56.7 KG).

Maia vs Grasso stats

Jennifer Maia would step into the octagon with a record of 20 wins, 9 loses and 1 draw, 4 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 5 by submission.

Alexa Grasso would make her way to the cage with a record of 15 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 4 of those wins by knock out and 1 by submission.

The stats suggest Grasso would have a slight advantage in power over Maia, with a 27% knock out percentage over Maia's 20%.

If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Maia would have an advantage over Grasso, with a 25% submission rate over Grasso's 7%.

Jennifer Maia is the older woman by 5 years, at 34 years old.

Grasso has a height advantage of 1 inch over Maia. This also extends to a 2-inch reach advantage.

Maia is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 12 more fights, and made her debut in 2009, 3 years earlier than Grasso, whose first professional fight was in 2012. She has fought 36 more professional rounds, 80 to Grasso's 44.

Maia vs Grasso form

Jennifer Maia has beaten 2 of her last 5 opponents.

In her last fight, she won against Maryna Moroz at UFC Fight Night: Lewis vs. Spivak on 19th November 2022 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at UFC Apex, Las Vegas, United States.

Previous to that, she had been beaten by Manon Fiorot at UFC Fight Night Columbus on 26th March 2022 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Nationwide Arena, Columbus.

Going into that contest, she had lost to Katlyn Chookagian at UFC Fight Night on 15th January 2022 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.

Before that, she had won against Jessica Eye at UFC 264 on 10th July 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.

She had been beaten by Valentina Shevchenko at UFC 255 on 21st November 2020 by unanimous decision in their UFC Women’s Flyweight championship fight at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.

Alexa Grasso has beaten 4 of her last 5 opponents.

In her last fight, she beat Viviane Araujo at UFC Fight Night: Grasso vs. Araujo on 15th October 2022 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at UFC Apex, Las Vegas, United States.

Previous to that, she had beat Joanne Calderwood at UFC Fight Night Columbus on 26th March 2022 by submission in the 1st round at Nationwide Arena, Columbus.

Going into that contest, she had defeated Maycee Barber at UFC 258 on 13th February 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.

Before that, she had won against Ji Yeon Kim at UFC Vegas 8 on 29th August 2020 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.

She had lost to Carla Esparza at UFC on ESPN+ 17 on 21st September 2019 by majority decision in their 3 round contest at Arena Ciudad de Mexico, Mexico City, Mexico.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Jennifer Maia has been fighting more than Alexa Grasso.

Jennifer Maia last fought 11 days ago, while Alexa Grasso's last outing was 1 month and 15 days ago.

Maia's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years and 9 days, meaning she has been fighting on average every 4 months and 27 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 17 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3.4 rounds on average.

Grasso's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 2 months and 9 days, meaning she has been fighting on average every 7 months and 21 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 15 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3 rounds on average.

What are the odds on Maia vs Grasso?

Sorry, we couldn’t find any odds for Maia vs Grasso yet. If a contest doesn’t have odds initially after it is announced, bookmakers usually release them closer to the day of the fight.

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