LAS VEGAS – Alexa Grasso beat Ji Yeon Kim with a unanimous decision Saturday on the main card at UFC on ESPN+ 33 in Las Vegas.
Take a look inside the fight with Grasso, who got back in the win column in her first fight at flyweight after a move up from strawweight.
Grasso on the fight’s key moment
“I knew she was a tough opponent. She has no expression when you hit her. It’s like you’re doing nothing to her. She’s so tough. I was expecting that. I knew it was going to be a good fight. I always push and never move back. This is the fight I was expecting.”
— UFC (@ufc) August 30, 2020
Grasso on her new weight class
“This is a new challenge for me, but I feel very strong and healthy. I like this division. My rehydration, weight cut and training camp were completely different. I had no injuries and was able to focus all the time on my performance, getting better and techniques. I feel amazing in this new weight class.”
Grasso on what she wants next
“The only thing I want to prove clear is that I belong here and I belong at the top of the division. I’m here to prove that every time I step in the octagon.”
To hear more from Grasso, check out the video of the full post-fight interview above.