Alexa Grasso is a Mexican mixed martial artist. Alexa Grasso competes at flyweight and is signed to the Ultimate Fighting Championship.
on Aug 9, 1993 Karen Alexa Grasso Montes was born in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico. So is she 28 years old. She is Mexican and not of Caucasian descent. She was born to her father Lobo Gym and her mother’s name is not known. Details of her family background are not disclosed. No details are disclosed about her educational background either.
In December 2012, Alexa Grass made her professional MMA debut in her native Mexico. She compiled an unbeaten record of 5 wins and 0 losses in the first 8 months of her career. She later made her Invicta FC debut against Ashley Cummins at Invicta FC 8 on September 6, 2014. In her second fight for promotion, she faced Alida Gray on December 5, 2014 at Invicta FC 10.
Similarly, she faced Mizuki Inoue on February 27, 2015 in the co-main event at Invicta FC 11. She later successfully earned Grasso her first Fight of the Night bonus award. On September 12, 2015, she was scheduled to challenge Livia Renata Souza for the Invicta Strawweight Title at Invicta FC 14. On August 11, 2016, it was announced that she had signed with the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC).
She next faced Heather Jo Clark on November 5, 2016 at the finale of The Ultimate Fighter Latin America 3. She next faced Felice Herrig on February 4, 2017 at UFC Fight Night 104. Similarly, she faced Randa Markos at UFC Fight Night on August 5, 2017. Eventually she suffered from a urinary tract infection / And. She was medically advised to stop losing weight and start taking antibiotics. Because of this, she came in at 119 pounds, three pounds over the straw weight limit.
More about careers
On May 19, 2018, there was a match against Tatiana Suarez at UFC Fight Night 129. And a schedule was created where she faced Angela Hill on August 25, 2018 at UFC Fight Night 135. However, due to a knee injury, she was pulled from the fight on July 19, 2018. On February 2, 2019, she was scheduled to face Marina Rodriguez at UFC Fight Night 144. Meanwhile, on December 17, 2018, it was reported that Rodriguez retired from the event due to a hand injury. The pair was later rescheduled to UFC on ESPN 2.
It was also reported that she was injured and was replaced by Jessica Aguilar on March 22, 2019. She faced Karolina Kowalkiewicz at UFC 238 on June 8, 2019. She also faced Carla Esparza on September 21, 2019 at UFC on ESPN+17. Because of the fight, she received the Fight of the Night award. A schedule was created when she faced Cláudia Gadelha on January 18, 2020 at UFC 246. However, she weighed 121.5, 5.5 pounds over the non-title straw weight limit of 116 pounds.
She apologized for the missing weight in a statement released just hours after the weigh-in. In the meantime, she stated that she will now fight at flyweight. On June 27, 2020, she was scheduled to face Ji Yeon Kim at UFC: Poirier vs. Hooker on ESPN. Unfortunately due to travel restrictions for both fighters due to the COVID-19 pandemic. And the fight has been rescheduled for August 29, 2020 at UFC Fight Night 175.
She next faced Maycee Barber on February 13, 2021 at UFC 258. A plan has been drawn up that she will face Joanne Wood on November 20, 2021 at UFC Fight Night 198. However, due to her injury, she had to cancel the event. Also, she was replaced by Taila Santos.
Likewise, she was scheduled to face Viviane Araújo on January 22, 2022 at UFC 270. Opponent Araújo had to withdraw from the event due to injury. On March 26, 2022, UFC Fight Night 205 had a rescheduled fight pitting her against Joanne Wood. Luckily, she won the fight via a rear naked choke in the first round. Alexa lives a lavish lifestyle and is valued by her net worth is $2 million.
Alexa Grasso seems to be very introverted when it comes to her personal life. But there are rumors that she is in a relationship Yair Rodriguez. Her alleged boyfriend is also an MMA fighter.
body measurement and social media
Alexa Grasso is very pretty and beautiful. She is quite tall and standing 5 feet 5 inches tall and weighs about 56 kg. Also, the MMA fighter has dark brown pairs of eyes and black hair color.
She is active on her Instagram Account named @Alexa_Grasso with 461,000 followers. Also, she has her Facebook account with 568,000 followers. While on August 9th she joined a Twitter account with an account called @AlexaGrasso. So far, she has gained 52.4k followers.