Alexa Grasso vs. Viviane Araujo – Preview & Matchup Analysis

UFC Vegas 62: Grasso vs. Araujo is scheduled to take place on Saturday, October 15, 2022, in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. In one of the matchups on the fight card, Alexa Grasso will take on Viviane “Vivi” Araujo in the Women’s Flyweight Bout. You can view the full UFC Vegas 62 card.

In this post, we will break down Alexa Grasso vs. Viviane Araujo matchup. Let’s take look at the fighter’s ages, their height, records, reach, fight stats, and more below ⤵

The 29-year-old, Alexa Grasso is coming in with a 14-3-0 record. Grasso will be fighting for the first time since a win via submission against Joanne Wood at UFC Fight Night: Blaydes vs. Daukaus in March.

Araujo, meanwhile, is coming off a unanimous decision win against Andrea Lee on March 26, 2022 at UFC Fight Night: Blachowicz vs. Rakic and holds a 11-3-2000 record.

Alexa Grasso vs. Viviane Araujo
29
Age
36
5′ 5″
Height
5′ 4″
125 lbs.
Weight
125 lbs.
66″
Reach
68″
14-3-0
Record
11-3-2000
Orthodox
Stance
Orthodox

Alexa Grasso has an orthodox fighting stance with a 66″ reach. The 36-year-old, Viviane Araujo is an orthodox fighter with a 68″ reach. An orthodox fighter stands with their left side forward and jabs with their left hand, the southpaw fighter is the opposite, southpaw stands with their right side forward and jabs with their right hand. In most cases, orthodox fighters are right-handed, if you are left-handed, then you fight southpaw.

Alexa Grasso:
→ Grasso’s striking accuracy is 43%.
→ Grasso lands 4.92 significant strikes per minute.
→ Grasso’s takedown accuracy is 57%.
→ Grasso’s takedown average is 0.54 per 15 minutes.
→ Grasso’s takedown defense is 60%.

Grasso comes in with 43% striking accuracy, typically landing about 4.92 significant strikes every minute. On the other side, Araujo fires at 48% accuracy, landing about 4.76 significant strikes per minute. Alexa Grasso also has a 57% takedown accuracy and on average gets around 0.54 takedowns every 15 minutes, compared to Araujo’s 2.23 takedowns and 90% takedown accuracy.

Viviane Araujo:
→ Araujo’s striking accuracy is 48%.
→ Araujo lands 4.76 significant strikes per minute.
→ Araujo’s takedown accuracy is 60%.
→ Araujo’s takedown average is 2.23 per 15 minutes.
→ Araujo’s takedown defense is 90%.

Viviane spent on average 14:24 minutes in the Octagon and Alexa has an average fight time of 12:25 minutes.

This looks like an exciting matchup, at least on paper. UFC Vegas 62 is live in , who do you think will win, Alexa or Viviane? Sound off in the comments.

Event Name
UFC Vegas 62: Grasso vs. Araujo
Date
October 15, 2022
Location
Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Matchup
Alexa Grasso vs. Viviane Araujo

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