Julija Stoliarenko Biography – Julija Stoliarenko Wiki
Julija Stoliarenko is a Lithuanian mixed martial arts and Lethwei fighter. She currently competes in the Ultimate Fighting Championship in the Bantamweight division. She is a former Invicta FC women’s bantamweight champion and also a former champion in the Burmese martial art of Lethwei.
A professional since 2012, she has a mixed martial arts record of 9-4-2 (as of March 20, 2021) having fought against Yana Kunitskaya, Lisa Verzosa, Maria Tatunashvili, Victoria Dvaraninovich, Marta Waliczek, Natalya Dyachkova, Leah Letson, Alecia Zomkowski, Tatsiana Firsava, Tetyana Voznyuk, Martyna Czech, Lucie Pudilova, Aga Niedzwiedz, Eeva Siiskonen, and Evelyn Adomulyte.
Julija Stoliarenko Collapse
On Friday March 19, 2021, Julija Stoliarenko collapsed twice while attempting to weigh for her scheduled UFC Fight Night bout on March 20, 2021, with Julia Avila in Las Vegas. This prompted the cancellation of her bout.
While on the scale, Stoliarenko started to lose her balance. She attempted to take a step back off the scale but staggered backward and collapsed against the UFC backdrop. UFC security assisted Stoliarenko to a chair at the corner of the stage. She was was allowed to get on the scale again to weigh in for the Nevada State Athletic Commission. She successfully made 135.5 pounds. However, when trying to get off the scale a second time, she collapsed again, with a member of the UFC security team catching her. A nearby physician came in to tend to her. She was taken from the room on a stretcher. She was transported to a hospital, according to the UFC.
In an Instagram video Friday evening, March 19, 2021, Stoliarenko said she actually did not have trouble cutting weight. She said she reached the bantamweight limit too early Friday, at around 5 a.m. With the weigh-ins starting at 9 a.m., she had to stay without food and water for four hours in order to make weight for the bout.
She said: “As everybody knows when you cut weight, you cannot be on this weight for too long, because you’re already on the limits of your dehydration and so on. That was an issue why it all happened.”
Julija Stoliarenko Age
She was born on April 8, 1993, in Kaunas, Lithuania.
Julija Stoliarenko Height
She stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches (1.73 m).
Julija Stoliarenko Instagram
Julija Stoliarenko’s Instagram account is @julija.stoliarenko. Her Instagram bio reads, “@ufc fighter, @fighterhouse, @rga_kaunas, @InvictaFC champion, @celtic_gladiator_ champion, ILFJ Lethwei World champ, IBJJF purple belts European champ.”