Alexa Grasso picked up one of the most significant wins of her profession as she beat Maycee Barber at UFC 258.
Getting into the combat, all the buzz was close to Barber making her return. Nonetheless, as Grasso was quietly likely about her enterprise, in the co-most important occasion, she proved to everybody just how very good she is.
Grasso was working with his boxing to pick apart Barber and evidently gain the 1st two rounds. Though the Mexican misplaced the 3rd round, she was pleased with her efficiency, she also remained undefeated at flyweight.
“Yes, I’m quite content. It is satisfying to be 2-. I truly feel like a new Alexa,” Grasso stated to BJPENN.com. “I’m sensation a lot more comfortable at fight camps, having fun with just about every next of all training and this appears to demonstrate in the Octagon. The mood improvements a great deal when you try to eat properly. I also like that my hoopla is when I’m in the Octagon. I hope that absolutely everyone that viewed the combat appreciated it.”
Grasso is even now searching for her 1st UFC complete but is familiar with even with out the stoppage, it was a fantastic effectiveness from her to set the flyweight division on observe.
“Not let down. I was capable to exhibit my jiu-jitsu evolution and I landed precise boxing combos,” Grasso spelled out. “Of class, it would have been astounding to end her. But, I also understood she is tough.”
With the win, Alexa Grasso is now a best-10 flyweight and is hoping to return shortly. She has a great deal of momentum soon after the win and just desires any individual rated previously mentioned her. The Mexican is not way too picky about her up coming opponent as she appreciates there are a ton of wonderful matchups for her at the leading of the flyweight division.
“UFC has great timing for their athlete’s fights, so I will be completely ready,” Grasso explained. “I am rated number 10 so any individual higher than me on the rankings would be a pleasure.”
Irrespective of who she faces upcoming, Alexa Grasso thinks she is only a few wins absent from a title shot. The hope is to facial area someone ranked in the leading-five, and if she will get her hand lifted, she thinks she would be in a quantity a person contender struggle upcoming time out.
Ultimately, Grasso appreciates she is now far more experienced in her battling job and is lastly completely ready to challenge for a UFC title.
“I hope not way too significantly. I sense much more mature at combat and the practical experience I have gotten through the several years is exhibiting myself that with every struggle I can do much better,” Grasso concluded.
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