Written in SPORTS CENTER the 3/29/2022 10:47 a.m. Alexa Grasso beat Joanne Wood in Las Vegas, United States, as part of the event of the UFC
Written in SPORTS CENTER the 3/29/2022 10:47 a.m.
Alexa Grasso beat Joanne Wood in Las Vegas, United States, as part of the event of the UFC last week in the co-main event. This victory was achieved through a submission just as she had predicted a few weeks ago Brandon Moreno.
Grasso sought to do damage from the first second approaching Joanne Wood to close the distance, while the Scotswoman pulled the guard with a couple of kicks, for which she took the Mexican fighter to the canvas.
Later, both got up and now the Mexican was the one who took Wood to the canvas thanks to a rotating elbow attempt, which allowed her to win his back to fit the metaleon and thus obtain victory.
Alexa Grasso achieved her first submission in the UFC.
This was the first time Grasso had been victorious in mixed martial arts, since in his past eight matches he had won, but by other means. Nevertheless, Brandon Moreno He had a talk with his compatriot on the podcast called “Between Assaults”where he said that he was confident that he would win by submission, since he had been training the combat on the canvas.
“I think you have shown that your boxing is elite within the UFC, if you want submission, you will see that it will be given to you… vSo let’s see what you’re going to win, I already decreed it and that’s how you’re going to win your next fight”, explained the former Mexican champion.