Watch Full Fight Video Highlights Of Jessica Andrade Vs Cynthia Calvillo From UFC 266 Main Card On Saturday night, 25th September at the T-Mobile Arena
Jessica Andrade will look to get herself right back into the title picture in the flyweight division with a win over Cynthia Calvillo in the Main Card Opener Of UFC 266, which took on September 25 at the T-Mobile Arena Las Vegas.
Andrade failed in her bid to capture Flyweight gold against Valentina Shevchenko, who seems to be in a world of her own. However, a win over Calvillo could make a second chance possible for the only woman to win a fight in three divisions.
Cynthia Calvillo is also ranked in the top 5, despite losing one of her two flyweight bouts. A win over Andrade will put her up for a possible tie shot in future.
There is an unending list of key victories for the former UFC Strawweight champion Jessica Andrade, she has had her day Rose Namajunas , Katlyn Chookagian , Claudia Gadelha, Karolina Kowalkiewicz, Tecia Torres, Joanne Calderwood, Angela Hill to name a few and her losses include Valentina Shevchenko, Weili Zhang, Rose Namajunas, Joanna Jedrzejczyk.
Calvillo’s wins aren’t in Andrade’s calibre but are notable wins, this include Jessica Eye, Joanne Calderwood , Cortney Casey, Poliana Botelho, Montana Stewart while her losses include Katlyn Chookagan Carla Esparza.
Calvillo relishes a grappling opportunity and has established that aspect of her fight game as a powerhouse, However against Andrade is a good striker and could hurt her game buy avoiding takedown opportunities. Andrade also excels in grappling and also looks for takedowns but in this case, she needs to stay on her feet because Calvillo can drag a fighter to hell on the mat.