|Nickname:||The Venezuelan Vixen|
|From:||Spokane, WA USA|
|Fights Out Of:||Spokane, WA USA|
|Height:||5' 6" ( 167 cm )|
|Weight:||135 lb ( 61 kg )|
Highlights from the TUF 18 finale post-fight press conference. Hear from UFC president Dana White, as well as winner from the card that crowned the first-ever female Ultimate Fighter and saw Nate Diaz dismantle Gray Maynard in the first round.Nov 30, 2013
TUF 18 Finale winners Chris Holdsworth and Julianna Pena speak to Megan Olivi following their impressive showings. Holdsworth, who defeated David Grant, explains how he maintained control while Pena shares her motto: Look good, feel good, fight good.Nov 30, 2013 3:00
The Ultimate Fighter® Season 18 Finale live at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada on Saturday, November 30, 2013.Nov 30, 2013
Go behind the scenes of the TUF 18 Finale weigh-in with the four finalists: Chris Holdsworth, Davey Grant, Julianna Pena and Jessica Rakoczy.Nov 29, 2013
TRAINING: Tons of live brawling.
When and why did you start training for fighting? I started a cardio kickboxing class at the end of October of 08 and took my first ammy fight in April of 09. When I found MMA I realized it was the outlet I needed and was looking for.
What ranks and titles have you held? Excite Fight Champion
Do you have any heroes? In MMA, Fedor, Nick Diaz, Hendo, and Hughes
What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It means the world to me to be fighting in the UFC. This is as high as it gets, it doesn't get any higher, and I’ve made it. It’s a great accomplishment for myself.
Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? I did go to community college. I was earning my pre reqs and have not finished yet.
What was your job before you started fighting? Waitress and I still am.
Specific accomplishments in pro competition? I'm proud that I fought shortly after a car accident that broke my nose and still took the fight. I also had my arm broke in that fight and didn't quit.
If any, list ranks in any martial arts styles: I'm an assistant instructor at SikJitsu
Favorite grappling technique: Omoplata
Favorite striking technique: Jab
• Team Tate on TUF 18
• Pro since 2009
• Four wins by submission, one by KO – has finished all wins
• Had 2-0 amateur record
• Two first round finishes
• Lost 2012 bout to TUF 18 teammate Sarah Moras, which was avenged on the show