On Saturday, at UFC Vegas 65, Vanessa “Lil’ Monster” Demopoulos picked up her third straight win by defeating Maria “Spider Girl” Oliveira by unanimous decision (29-28 x3).
Demopoulos’ ground game proved to be the difference maker in this fight as she was able to secure significant ground control in each round. While Oliveira has her moments on the feet, Demopoulos was largely able to weather the storm, either getting off with her own strikes or changing levels for a takedown.
The former LFA women’s strawweight champion now rides a three-fight win streak. She sits at 9-4-0 overall. Brazil’s Oliveira moves to 13-6-0 overall, falling to 1-2 in the UFC.
UFC Vegas 65 takes place at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada, on November 19, 2022.