Mackenzie Dern - Official UFC® Fighter Profile
Mackenzie
Dern
7-0-0( W-L-D )
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Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 2 fights.
Record: 7-0-0
Summary: BJJ

Fighter Info

From: Glendale, Arizona United States
Fights Out Of: Glendale, Arizona United States
Age: 25
Height: 5' 4" ( 162 cm )
Weight: 115 lb ( 52 kg )
Reach 63"
Leg Reach 37"

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
175
49% Successful
85
Types of Successful Strikes
0
85
61% Standing
22%
16%
52
19
14
Striking Defense
65
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
6
17% Successful
1
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
2
4
0
Takedown Defense
N/A
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
Win
Mackenzie Dern
May 12, 2018
15
6
0
0
1
0
3
0
R1 Submission
Win
Mackenzie Dern
Mar 3, 2018
52
70
0
1
0
1
0
1
R3 Decision - Split

Biography

Training: A typical day of intense training starts with a morning run, breakfast and rest, then sparring in the gym. Back home to rest and take a nap, and evening training depends on the day of the week – it’s a wrestling, striking or grappling session. Two or three times a week I take a Crossfit class.

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started training BJJ at my dad’s academy when I was three.

What ranks and titles have you held? BJJ 2x World Champ at black belt, IBJJF # 1 ranked female.  No Gi World Champ. ADCC Champion. 

Do you have any heroes? My dad​, mom, Michael Jordan, Ben Henderson

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It's an honor to be among the best MMA fighters in the world. 

What was your job before you started fighting? Professional BJJ​

If any, list ranks in any martial arts styles: Black Belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

Favorite grappling technique: Leg locks/toe holds

• Pro since 2016

• Four wins by submission (2 RNC, armbar)

• Three first round finishes

• Owns 2016 submission win over UFC vet Montana De La Rosa

• Had 1-0 record in Invicta FC

• Father is renowned BJJ black belt Wellington “Megaton” Dias

Career

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