Mayra "Sheetara" Bueno
FIGHTING STYLE: Striker
DIVISION: Women's Bantamweight
HEIGHT: 5' 6"
LEG REACH: 39.00
WEIGHT: 135 lbs.
TEAM: Chute Boxe Diego Lima (2016–2021)
NATIONALITY: Uberlândia, Brazil
OUT OF: Sao Paulo, Brazil
STRIKING ACCURACYSignificant Strikes Attempted: 609
Significant Strikes Landed: 334
TAKEDOWN ACCURACYTakedowns Attempted: 4
Mayra Bueno Silva is an up-and-coming UFC fighter hailing from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Since making her professional debut in 2012, Silva has quickly risen to the top of her division with a 16-4 record overall. She has won a number of prestigious titles along the way and most recently claimed the Invicta FC Flyweight Championship in 2019.
Silva’s journey began during childhood when she followed in her father’s footsteps by taking up martial arts training at age 14. It didn’t take long for Silva to develop an affinity for MMA and eventually become one of Brazil’s most promising talents. She quickly developed an impressive skillset that included striking proficiency as well as grappling acumen, which have allowed her to dominate opponents inside the cage time and time again.
In addition to her success inside the cage, Silva is also renowned for being one of few openly LGBT+ athletes competing at a high level within MMA today. She proudly uses this platform to spread positive messages about equality and inclusion while advocating for greater representation within combat sports worldwide.
After several successful years competing under various banners throughout South America, Silva made waves upon signing with Invicta Fighting Championships in 2018 where she immediately rose through the ranks before claiming their flyweight title just over a year later against Italy’s Mara Borella via unanimous decision victory at Invicta FC 32: Spencer vs Sorenson 2 . Following this achievement, Mayra was signed on by the Ultimate Fighting Championships (UFC) and made history as their first ever Brazilian woman Signed on into featherweight division . As such , it comes as no surprise that Mayra ‘Sensation ‘Bueno Silvas’ career is one worth following closely given all of accomplishments thus far!
Outside of competition , In 2019 Mayra Bueno Silvas launched MB Training Academy — a gym dedicated not only help aspiring fighters hone their craft but also provide support systems necessary for individuals striving towards physical fitness . mayras academy continues offer online classes due covid 19 pandemic ensuring safety its students while providing them quality guidance they need reach desired goals within comfort homes !
With so much drive passion , its safe say there no stopping mayras incredible contribution world MMA! Her commitment performance excellence inspiring many make something themselves regardless obstacles stand way – ultimately setting example us all !