Mackenzie Dern is keeping high spirits regardless of her latest problem.
The females’s strawweight competitor saw her four-fight winning streak concerned an end with a choice defeat to Marina Rodriguez in Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 194 centerpiece in Las Vegas.
Dern (11 -2 MMA, 6-2 UFC) had great minutes in the bout when she threatened with her grappling, however her efforts weren’t enough to top the work Rodriguez did on the feet. The grappling standout sees the defeat as a crucial lesson and swears to resurgence enhanced.
” Thank you everybody for all the assistance!,” Dern composed on Instagram. “Yesterday wasn’t the outcome I was training for, however this battle is the most significant knowing experience for me! Now I have a lot to reflect on and repair to end up being a much better fighter! For sure a submission would have been terrific however to have these rounds for me to deal with is such a true blessing! Congrats Marina for the win! I hope you people delighted in the battle and thanks @danawhite for the FOTN Thank you to my household, my group, my pals and everybody who continues to support me! Letssss gooo!”
Dern had actually remained in the middle of a resurgence from her very first expert defeat. The 28- year-old had 3 first-round submission wins and 3 “Performance of the Night” rewards in her previous 4 bouts. The loss to Rodriguez ws Dern’s 2nd profession defeat considering that relying on expert MMA in 2016.