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Alexa Grasso Intensely Motivated After Maycee Barber Victory

After a violent display of striking against Maycee Barber, Alexa Grasso is as motivated as ever to climb up the flyweight ladder. Once hailed the “Ronda Rousey of Mexico” by …read more

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Alexa Grasso Intensely Motivated After Maycee Barber Victory

After a violent display of striking against Maycee Barber, Alexa Grasso is as motivated as ever to climb up the flyweight ladder. Once hailed the “Ronda Rousey of Mexico” by …read more

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Alexa Grasso ‘full of motivation’ following win over Maycee Barber, eyes top-10 opponent next

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Alexa Grasso is ready to make her ascension up the flyweight rankings following a great start to the year.
Grasso earned …read more

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Alexa Grasso “very happy” with win over Maycee Barber, believes title shot isn’t far off

Alexa Grasso picked up one of the biggest wins of her career as she beat Maycee Barber at UFC 258. Entering the fight, all the hype was around Barber making …read more

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Maycee Barber opens up about UFC 258 loss: 'We just have another detour'

UFC flyweight Maycee Barber is dealing with a losing result yet again.
At UFC 258 this past Saturday, Barber (8-2 MMA, 3-2 UFC) dropped a unanimous decision to Alexa Grasso in …read more

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Barber speaks on loss to Grasso at UFC 258

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UFC flyweight Maycee Barber has spoken about her loss to Alexa Grasso at UFC 258. Maycee …read more

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UFC rankings update: Kamaru Usman climbs pound-for-pound list, Alexa Grasso hits top-10

The official UFC rankings have been updated after last Saturday’s UFC 258 card in Las Vegas, and as expected, there have been some big changes. Most notably, UFC welterweight champion …read more

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UFC 258 medical suspensions: Kamaru Usman, Alexa Grasso potentially out until August

The medical suspensions for Saturday’s UFC 258 card are in, and several fighters are facing lengthy suspensions—including Kamaru Usman and Alexa Grasso. Usman returned to the cage in the UFC …read more

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Roxanne Modafferi throws support behind Maycee Barber following second consecutive loss: “I was impressed”

UFC women’s flyweight veteran Roxanne Modafferi threw her support behind Maycee Barber following her second straight loss to Alexa Grasso. Barber was on her way to the top of the …read more

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Maycee Barber Opens Up About Second Consecutive Loss

Maycee Barber refuses to be deterred after going from undefeated to now losing two consecutive fights.  At UFC 258, Maycee Barber lost to Alexa Grasso via unanimous decision in the …read more

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Maycee Barber Opens Up About Second Consecutive Loss

Maycee Barber refuses to be deterred after going from undefeated to now losing two consecutive fights.  At UFC 258, Maycee Barber lost to Alexa Grasso via unanimous decision in the …read more

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Maycee Barber says UFC 258 loss “was a bitter pill to swallow,” eyes May return

Maycee Barber’s return to the Octagon did not go her way. In the co-main event of UFC 258, Barber fought Alexa Grasso in her first fight since she lost to …read more

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Alexa Grasso responds to Ronda Rousey comparison from UFC boss Dana White

UFC flyweight contender Alexa Grasso has responded after UFC President Dana White compared her to Ronda Rousey. Rousey, the former UFC bantamweight champion, is one of the biggest stars in …read more

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Alexa Grasso could be the best boxer in women’s MMA, says Daniel Cormier

UFC flyweight contender Alexa Grasso received some high praise from UFC commentator Daniel Cormier after her latest win. Grasso, 27, returned to action in the co-main event of UFC 258 …read more

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Dana White on Alexa Grasso: “We thought she was going to be the Ronda Rousey of Mexico”

UFC president Dana White spoke highly about flyweight Alexa Grasso, saying that “we thought she was going to be the Ronda Rousey of Mexico.” Grasso had a phenomenal performance at …read more

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Alexa Grasso would ‘love’ to be Mexico’s Ronda Rousey, but focused on improvement first

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Alexa Grasso knows all about the pressure of being a blue chip prospect.
It was a little over …read more

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Alexa Grasso Wants to Avoid Hype, Stay Focused on Extended Success at Flyweight

Before she set foot in the UFC’s Octagon, Alexa Grasso was tabbed as a potential superstar who could make inroads for the Las Vegas-based promotion in the potentially lucrative Mexican …read more

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'Ronda Rousey of Mexico' or not, Alexa Grasso focused on improvement after UFC 258

LAS VEGAS – Dana White once said he thinks rising flyweight Alexa Grasso could be the “Ronda Rousey of Mexico.”
Grasso (13-3 MMA, 5-3 UFC), for her part, is flattered by …read more

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Alexa Grasso issues statement after beating Maycee Barber at UFC 258

Alexa Grasso has issued a quick statement after her impressive decision victory over Maycee Barber. Grasso met Barber, the UFC’s No. 10-ranked flyweight contender, in the co-main event of UFC …read more

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UFC 258 in Tweets: Pros react to Kamaru Usman’s knockout of Gilbert Burns, Alexa Grasso’s win

Gilbert Burns fell short against Kamaru Usman at UFC 258 on Saturday night. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman was …read more

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UFC 258 results: Alexa Grasso puts on boxing display against Maycee Barber to win unanimous decision

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A new flyweight contender has arrived and her name is Alexa Grasso.
In her second fight at 125 pounds while competing …read more

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Pros react after Alexa Grasso defeats Maycee Barber at UFC 258

Tonight’s UFC 258 pay-per-view event was co-headlined by a women’s flyweight bout between Maycee Barber and Alexa Grasso. Barber (8-2 MMA) had entered tonight’s co-main event in hopes of rebounding …read more

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UFC 258 results: Alexa Grasso sharp, holds off Maycee Barber for unanimous decision win

Alexa Grasso’s ascent up the women’s flyweight rankings will continue after UFC 258.
In the co-main event, Grasso (13-3 MMA, 5-3 UFC) picked apart Maycee Barber en route to a unanimous …read more

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They said what?! Pros react to Alexa Grasso’s win over Maycee Barber at UFC 258

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Alexa Grasso defeated Maycee Barber via unanimous decision at UFC 258. On Twitter, pro fighters praised her performance. In a …read more

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Twitter reacts to Alexa Grasso's victory over Maycee Barber at UFC 258

Maycee Barber’s quick rise in MMA took another hit on Saturday when “The Future” suffered a second consecutive loss in her UFC 258 fight with Alexa Grasso.
Grasso (13-3 MMA, 5-3 …read more

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UFC 258 Highlights: Alexa Grasso Outpoints Maycee Barber

Maycee Barber vs. Alexa Grasso didn’t have high expectations coming into the night, but turned out to be a fun fight.  The two fighters met in a women’s flyweight bout …read more

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Posted on February 14, 2021, 6:16 am By
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UFC 258 Highlights: Alexa Grasso Outpoints Maycee Barber

Maycee Barber vs. Alexa Grasso didn’t have high expectations coming into the night, but turned out to be a fun fight.  The two fighters met in a women’s flyweight bout …read more

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Posted on February 14, 2021, 5:46 am By
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UFC 258 Result: Alexa Grasso defeats Maycee Barber (Highlights)

Tonight’s UFC 258 pay-per-view event is co-headlined by a women’s flyweight bout featuring Maycee Barber taking on Alexa Grasso. Barber (8-1 MMA) will enter tonight’s co-main event in hopes of …read more

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UFC 258 live blog: Maycee Barber vs. Alexa Grasso

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This is the UFC 258 live blog for Maycee Barber vs. Alexa Grasso, the flyweight co-main event for Saturday’s fight …read more

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Video: Maycee Barber, Alexa Grasso on mark for UFC 258 co-main event

LAS VEGAS – The UFC 258 co-main event is set in Las Vegas.
Women’s flyweight contenders Maycee Barber (8-1 MMA, 3-1 UFC) and Alexa Grasso (12-3 MMA, 4-3 UFC) meet in the …read more

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UFC 258 Clash: Barber Vs. Grasso!

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) women’s Flyweight prospects Maycee Barber and Alexa Grasso will collide this weekend (Sat., …read more

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UFC 258 Embedded, Episode 4: ‘We’re gonna make fire’

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In the fourth episode of UFC 258 Embedded, Maycee Barber adds a personal touch to poster signing, Kelvin Gastelum, Alexa Grasso, Gilbert Burns, …read more

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Alexa Grasso calls flyweight move 'excellent decision,' wants top-10 ranking with Maycee Barber win

Alexa Grasso has no regrets leaving the UFC strawweight division.
The Mexican fighter competes Saturday for the second time in a weight class above her original division. Grasso (12-3 MMA, 4-3 …read more

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Maycee Barber expects to dominate and finish Alexa Grasso and fight Joanne Calderwood next

Maycee Barber plans to remind the world just how good she is. In the co-main event of UFC 258, Barber is set to return after her first career loss and …read more

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UFC 258 fight card announced, Maycee Barber vs. Alexa Grasso set as co-main event

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A new co-main event has been announced for UFC 258 as flyweights Maycee Barber and Alexa Grasso clash on the pay-per-view …read more

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