Spring 2022
Potentially

Potential contest
5 rounds contest @ Women’s Bantamweight
11-5-0
15-1-0

Belts on The Line

UFC Women's Bantamweight

The tape

33
Age
32
5' 6" / 168 cm
Height
5' 8" / 173 cm
68.9" / 175 cm
Reach
65.4" / 166 cm

Full record

UD 5SUB 2SUB 3SUB 2UD 3
Form
UD 5SUB 1KO 1UD 3SUB 2
11
Wins
15
3
By KO
6
27
KO%
40
5
By Sub
6
45
SUB%
40
5
Losses
1
1
Stopped
0
2
Tapped
0
0
Draws
0
2009
Debut
2018
16
Bouts
16
37
Rounds
32
2 hours, 45 minutes
Fight Time
2 hours, 20 minutes

Current rankings @ Women’s Bantamweight

1
UFC
-
-
Bellator
-
2
Tapology
-

Julianna Pena vs Kayla Harrison preview

When is Pena vs Harrison?

Julianna Pena could potentially take on Kayla Harrison, in Spring 2022.

The fight would be contested over 5 rounds in the Women’s Bantamweight division, which means the weight limit would be 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).

Pena vs Harrison stats

Julianna Pena would step into the octagon with a record of 11 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, 3 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 5 by submission.

Kayla Harrison would make her way to the cage with a record of 15 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 6 of those wins by knock out and 6 by submission.

The stats suggest Harrison would have an advantage in power over Pena, with a 40% knock out percentage over Pena's 27%.

If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Pena would have a slight advantage over Harrison, with a 45% submission rate over Harrison's 40%.

Julianna Pena is the older woman by 1 year, at 33 years old.

Harrison has a height advantage of 2 inches over Pena. Despite this, she has 4-inch reach advantage.

Pena is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had the same amount of fights, and made her debut in 2009, 9 years and 1 month earlier than Harrison, whose first professional fight was in 2018. She has fought 5 more professional rounds, 37 to Harrison's 32.

Pena vs Harrison form

Julianna Pena has beaten 2 of her last 5 opponents.

In her last fight, she lost to Amanda Nunes at UFC 277 on 30th July 2022 by unanimous decision in their UFC Women’s Bantamweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York City, United States.

Previous to that, she had beat Amanda Nunes at UFC 269 on 11th December 2021 by unanimous decision in the 2nd round in their UFC Women’s Bantamweight championship fight at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.

Going into that contest, she had been beaten by Germaine de Randamie at UFC Fight Island 4 on 3rd October 2020 by unanimous decision in the 3rd round at UFC Fight Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

Before that, she had lost to Valentina Shevchenko at UFC on FOX 23 on 28th January 2017 by unanimous decision in the 2nd round at Pepsi Center, Denver, United States.

She had won against Cat Zingano at UFC 200 on 9th July 2016 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.

Harrison has beaten 4 of her last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance 3 times.

In her last fight, she Larissa Pacheco at PFL 2022 #10 -World Championship on 25th November 2022 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at Hulu Theater, Madison Square Garden, New York, United States.

Previous to that, she had beat Martina Jindrova at PFL 2022 #9 on 20th August 2022 by submission in the 1st round at Copper Box Arena, London, United Kingdom.

Going into that contest, she had defeated Kaitlin Young at PFL 2022 #6 on 1st July 2022 by knockout in the 1st round at Overtime Elite Arena, Atlanta, United States.

Before that, she had won against Marina Mokhnatkina at PFL 2022 #3 on 6th May 2022 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Esports Stadium Arlington, Arlington.

She had defeated Taylor Guardado at PFL 2021 #10 on 27th October 2021 by submission in the 2nd round at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino, Las Vegas.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Kayla Harrison has been fighting more than Julianna Pena.

Julianna Pena last fought 3 months and 30 days ago, while Kayla Harrison's last outing was 4 days ago.

Pena's last 5 fights have come over a period of 6 years, 4 months and 20 days, meaning she has been fighting on average every 1 year, 3 months and 11 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 15 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3 rounds on average.

Harrison's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year, 1 month and 2 days, meaning she has been fighting on average every 2 months and 20 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 12 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.4 rounds on average.

What are the odds on Pena vs Harrison?

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

Julianna Pena vs Kayla Harrison news

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