Julianna
Pena
6-2-0( W-L-D )
Current Rank: #13 Women Bantamweight

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 1 fights.
Record: 6-2-0
Summary: Jiu-jitsu, wrestling

Fighter Info

Nickname: The Venezuelan Vixen
From: Spokane, Washington USA
Fights Out Of: Spokane, Washington USA
Age: 25
Height: 5' 6" ( 167 cm )
Weight: 135 lb ( 61 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
76
43% Successful
33
Types of Successful Strikes
0
33
97% Ground
1
32
Striking Defense
20
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
2
100% Successful
2
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
0
4
0
Takedown Defense
N/A
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
UPCOMING
Julianna Pena
Apr 4, 2015
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Julianna Pena
Nov 30, 2013
33
4
2
0
0
0
4
0
R1 KO/TKO

Biography

TRAINING: Two a days. Sundays off.

Thoughts on opponent, Milana Dudieva? She is strong.

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started a cardio kickboxing class at the end of October of 08 and took my first ammy fight in April of 09. When I found MMA I realized it was the outlet I needed and was looking for.

What ranks and titles have you held? The Ultimate Fighter 18 winner, Excite Fight Champion

Do you have any heroes? In MMA, Fedor, Nick Diaz, Hendo, and Hughes

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It means the world to me to be fighting in the UFC. This is as high as it gets, it doesn't get any higher, and I’ve made it. It’s a great accomplishment for myself.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? I did go to community college. I was earning my pre reqs and have not finished yet.

What was your job before you started fighting? Waitress and I still am.

Specific accomplishments in pro competition? I'm proud that I fought shortly after a car accident that broke my nose and still took the fight. I also had my arm broke in that fight and didn't quit.

If any, list ranks in any martial arts styles: I'm an assistant instructor at SikJitsu

Favorite grappling technique: Omoplata

Favorite striking technique: Jab

• Team Tate on TUF 18

• Pro since 2009

• Four wins by submission (2 guillotine, armbar, RNC), two by KO – has finished all wins

• Had 2-0 amateur record

• Three first round finishes

• Lost 2012 bout to TUF 18 teammate Sarah Moras, which was avenged on the show

Career

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