A women’s featherweight bout between Megan Anderson and Zarah Fairn dos Santos kicked off tonight’s UFC 243 televised prelims.
Anderson entered tonight’s contest sporting a record of 9-4. In her most recent Octagon appearance, the Australian suffered a first round submission loss to Canadian standout Felicia Spencer.
Since joining the UFC ranks in June of 2018, Anderson has gone 1-2, scoring a victory over Cat Zingano.
Megan Anderson returned to form at tonight’s event, submitting her opponent with just over a minute to go in the opening round. The Aussie was able to lock in a triangle choke that secured the fight-ending finish.
Check out the highlight below:
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Official UFC 243 Result: Megan Anderson def. Zarah Fairn dos Santos via submission (triangle choke) at 3:57 of Round 1
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This article first appeared on BJPENN.com October 5, 2019