Mackenzie Dern produced gentle do the job of her opponent Nina Ansaroff following distributing her with an armbar toward the conclusion of the initial spherical. What was much more impressive than the submission itself, was the calm demeanor of Dern whilst she peeled off the fingers of Ansaroff with the seconds left of the spherical.
This victory gave the previous ADCC Champion her fourth get in a row in the UFC, and delivers her MMA document to an extraordinary 11-1. Unsurprisingly, most of her wins have came by submissions and she now appears to be set to crack the major 10 in the women’s Straw weight group. As it takes place, before the bout she was ranked 11th in the Straw fat division, while Ansaroff was ranked 12th. In the course of the combat, you would not have considered they the place rated so closely. With this in head, yet another acquire could legitimately make her a title shot versus Zhang Weili.
This is manufactured even much more remarkable, when acknowledging that she gave start in 2019 which will have undoubtedly compensated a toll on her overall body. Anyway, it does not seem to have effected her far too a lot, possessing dominated women’s MMA because. This is definitely a results tale for Brazilian Jiu Jitsu lovers to cling on to. Arguably, the last women’s MMA star to mostly depend on grappling was Ronda Rousey. If Dern does go on to get her following match or two, then she could start to get talked about in a comparable bracket to Rousey, and as a enthusiast of grappling it’s wonderful to see.