UFC Vegas 39 airs live from UFC Apex in Las Vegas, NV on Saturday October 9, which makes it Sunday October 10 in the UK and Australia. The main event is a five-round women’s strawweight MMA battle between Mackenzie Dern and Marina Rodriguez.
Mackenzie Dern (11-1) is riding the four-win streak. In her previous bout No. 4 ranked contender submitted Nina Nunes in the first round. Prior to that she scored a unanimous decision against Virna Jandiroba, and submitted Randa Markos and Hannah Cifers in Round 1.
Ranked No. 6 Marina Rodriguez (14-1-2) won two of her previous bouts. This includes a unanimous decision against Michelle Waterson and the second-round TKO against Ribas.
The co-main event is a welterweight bout between Jared Gooden and Randy Brown. Gooden (18-6) won his previous bout by knockout in the first round against Niklas Stolze to earn his first win inside the UFC Octagon, while Brown (13-4) defeated Alex Oliveira via first-round submission.
The full UFC Vegas 39 fight card can be found below.
UFC Vegas 39 fight card
- Mackenzie Dern vs. Marina Rodriguez
- Randy Brown vs. Jared Gooden
- Tim Elliott vs. Matheus Nicolau
- Sabina Mazo vs. Mariya Agapova
- Phil Hawes vs. Deron Winn
- Chris Gutierrez vs. Felipe Colares
- Jamie Pickett vs. Laureano Staropoli
- Alexandr Romanov vs. Jared Vanderaa
- Charles Rosa vs. Damon Jackson
- Lupita Godinez vs. Sam Hughes
- Steve Garcia vs. Charlie Ontiveros