Mackenzie Dern continued her assent up the strawweight rankings when she confronted the returning Nina Nunes.
Looking to make it 4 in a row, Dern confronted Nunes on the primary card of UFC on ABC 2 in April and it didn’t take lengthy for the jiu-jitsu ace to make an announcement.
Dern didn’t waste any time attempting to get the struggle to the mat, dashing in with a flurry and stacking Nunes towards the fence. Just over a minute in, Dern was capable of get the journey and after some high management time, she transitioned to full mount, earlier than cinching up an armbar and forcing Nunes to faucet in Round 1.
Dern (11-1 MMA, 6-1 UFC) returns to motion Saturday when she takes on Marina Rodriguez (14-1-2 MMA, 4-1-2 UFC) in the primary occasion of UFC Fight Night 194, which takes place on the UFC Apex in Las Vegas.
Before she faces Rodriguez, relive Dern’s end of Nunes within the video above.