Archive: Juliana Pena

Nov 30, 2015 3:50 pm

Venezuelan on Holly Holm: “I thought it was crazy!”

Juliana “The Venezuelan Vixen” Pena was ecstatic with a Holly Holm victory over then champion Ronda Rousey at UFC 193 in Melbourne, Australia. Pena is currently ranked #5 in the UFC official bantamweight division. Pena took Jessica Eye to the fight to the scorecards and came out with a unanimous decision victory at UFC 192...

Apr 23, 2014 8:49 pm

VIDEO | TUF Winner Pena Discusses Injury & Dana White’s Reaction

“I think I’m a girl. I was a block away from the hospital, [in] my gym. I shouldn’t have had the phone in my hand when I was screaming in an intense amount of pain. I think that just explaining things in the heat of the moment … was just super overwhelming for both me...

Apr 2, 2014 11:17 am

TUF Winner Pena Breaks Injury Silence – Recounts Incident That Forced UFC Sideline

“I don’t think I accidentally explained it incorrectly to [Dana White] — I think I explained it 110 percent exactly how the story went…. What happened was, I wasn’t even wearing an Ultimate Fighter shirt … because the kid told me he thought it was an Ultimate Fighter rash guard. But, here’s the thing, it’s...

Jan 30, 2014 5:57 am

Pennington to replace injured Pena at UFC 171

Raquel Pennington has replaced injured Julianna Pena at UFC 171.   Pennington (4-3) will fight Jessica Andrade (10-3) in a bantamweight bout.   UFC officials announced the change.   It was reported Wednesday that Pena suffered a severe knee injury.   UFC 171 takes place March 15 at Dallas’ American Airlines Center. The main card...

Jan 7, 2014 5:34 am

Julianna Pena meets Jessica Andrade at UFC 171

UFC 171 one is quickly filling up, and one of the most recent bouts to be announced for the card is a Women’s Bantamweight bout between recent Ultimate Fighter winner Juliana Pena and Jessica Andrade. The UFC recently announced the bout through Fox Sports. Pena (5-2, 1-0 UFC), stormed her way through “TUF,” finishing Shayna Baszler,...

Dec 19, 2013 10:16 am

QUICK TWITT | Shayna Baszler Compares TUF Winner’s Looks To A Man And Fraggle

MMA bantamweight veteran, Shayna Baszler, recently took to twitter to dis, Juliana Pena, the woman who knocked her out of the TUF 18 tournament in the first elimination bout of the season. Poor sport anyone? Check it: Who is who? — Shayna Baszler (@QoSBaszler) December 19, 2013 Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit