One to Watch From UFC Vegas 62: Piera Rodriguez

Piera Rodriguez (10-0) is a former LFA strawweight champion who is fresh off her first octagon victory.  October 15th, She can continue her dominance at UFC Vegas 62.  The 29-year-old was born in Maracaibo in Northwest Venezuela but her skills solidified worldwide.  Currently “La Fiera” fights out of Torremolinos, Malaga, Spain and Panama City, Panama with Lilius Barnatt Martial Arts and Serpente MMA respectively.

Rodriguez’s unblemished record while running through the regional scene in South America afforded her a chance on Dana White’s 2021 Contender Series.  Off the back of a unanimous decision, She earned a fight on a pay-per-view card at UFC 273 and an eighth straight victory put Piera on the strawweight radar.  Six months later, her second bout of 2022 comes against fellow streaking prospect Sam “Sampage” Hughes (7-4) who comes in riding a three-fight run.  This fight can be found on the prelims of UFC Vegas 62.  Starting Saturday, 10/15, at 4 PM ET.

Piera “La Fiera” Rodriguez | 10-0 | 5’3 115 lbs. | Age 29 | Reach 63.5” | Orthodox Stance | Fighting Out of Panama City, Panama

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