Current rankings @ Women’s Bantamweight
When is Silva vs Pena?
Mayra Bueno Silva could potentially face the challenge of Julianna Pena, in Early 2024.
The fight would take place 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).
Silva vs Pena stats
Mayra Bueno Silva would step into the octagon with a record of 11 wins, 2 loses and 1 draw, 1 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 8 by submission.
Julianna Pena would make her way to the cage with a record of 11 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, with 3 of those wins by knock out and 5 by submission.
The stats suggest Pena would have an advantage in power over Silva, with a 27% knock out percentage over Silva's 9%.
If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Silva would have a large advantage over Pena, boasting at 73% submission rate over Pena's 45%.
Mayra Bueno Silva is the younger woman by 2 years, at 32 years old.
Pena has 2-inch reach advantage.
Silva is currently the less experienced professional fighter, having had 2 fewer fights, and made her debut in 2015, 5 year and 9 months later than Pena, whose first professional fight was in 2009. She has fought 9 less professional rounds, 28 to Pena's 37.
Silva vs Pena form
Mayra Bueno Silva has beaten 4 of her last 5 opponents.
In her last fight, she won against Holly Holm at UFC Fight Night – Holm vs. Bueno Silva on 15th July 2023 by in the 2nd round at UFC Apex, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, she had won against Lina Lansberg at UFC Fight Night: Andrade vs. Blanchfield on 18th February 2023 by in the 2nd round at UFC Apex, Las Vegas.
Going into that contest, she had beat Stephanie Egger at UFC Fight Night: Santos vs. Hill on 6th August 2022 by in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Before that, she had defeated Yanan Wu at UFC Fight Night: Luque vs. Muhammad 2 on 16th April 2022 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
She had been beaten by Manon Fiorot at UFC Vegas 40 on 16th October 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Julianna Pena has beaten 2 of her last 5 opponents.
In her last fight, she 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 won against Amanda Nunes at UFC 269 on 11th December 2021 by submission in the 2nd round in their UFC Women’s Bantamweight championship fight at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Going into that contest, she had lost to Germaine de Randamie at UFC Fight Island 4 on 3rd October 2020 by submission in the 3rd round at UFC Fight Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
Before that, she had been beaten by Valentina Shevchenko at UFC on FOX 23 on 28th January 2017 by submission in the 2nd round at Pepsi Center, Denver, United States.
She had defeated Cat Zingano at UFC 200 on 9th July 2016 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.
In terms of recent activity, Mayra Bueno Silva has been fighting more than Julianna Pena.
Mayra Bueno Silva last fought 2 months and 7 days ago, while Julianna Pena's last outing was 1 year, 1 month and 23 days ago.
Silva's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year, 11 months and 6 days, meaning she has been fighting on average every 4 months and 21 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 11 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.2 rounds on average.
Pena's last 5 fights have come over a period of 7 years, 2 months and 13 days, meaning she has been fighting on average every 1 year, 5 months and 10 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 Silva vs Pena?
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