The Ultimate Fighting Championship brings fight fans UFC Vegas 39 (FIght Night 194) headlined by Mackenzie Dern and Marina Rodriguez, who both battle with hopes of earning a title shot after the event which takes place on Saturday night, Oct 9th at the UFC Apex Facility, Las Vegas Nevada.
Dern enters the bout a huge favourite which is no surprising due to her performance in the Strawweight Division. Using her very potent grappling skills and stamina, she has been able to to outlast many in the division. Names include defeated Nina Nunes, Randa Markos, and Hannah Cifers.
Rodriguez is a fairly rounded fighter with a not so impressive record but definitely has the qualities of staging a big upset on Saturday. Rodriguez has been in a few big fights, which include Carla Esparza, followed with a draw with Cynthia Calvillo a TKO win over Amanda’s Ribas and a decision with Mitchell Waterson brings her to this point.
In the Co – Main Event Randy Brown will battle Jared Gooden with hopes of going five fight unbeaten having most recently shifted Alex Oliveira in the first round of his last outing in April. Jared Gooden dropped his first two fights in the UFC but was able to bounce back with a stoppage victory over Niklas Stolze in the first round of his outing at UFC on ESPN 28.
UFC Vegas 39 (Fight Night 194) FIght Card , Results & Recap
UFC Vegas 39 ( Fight Night 194 ) Preliminary Card
- Alexandr Romanov def Jared Vanderaa via TKO (punches) at 4:43 of Round 2
- Damon Jackson def. Charles Rosa via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-27, 30-27)
- Loopy Godinez def. Silvana Gomez Juarez via submission (armbar) at 4:14 of Round 1
UFC Vegas 39 (Fight Night 194)