Joanderson Brito claimed his fourth win in a row on Saturday, November 18 when he faced Jonathan Pearce at UFC Apex in Las Vegas. The bout was featured on the top of prelims at UFC Fight Night: Allen vs Craig live on ESPN+.
The scheduled for three rounds contest ended prior to the final horn. The Brazilian featherweight defeated his American opponent via ninja choke. The official time was 3 minutes and 54 seconds into the second round.
With the victory by submission, 28-year-old Joanderson Brito of Santa Helena, Maranhao improved to 16-3-1. Johnson City, Tennessee’s 31-year-old Jonathan Pearce dropped to 14-5, which snapped his five-win streak.
Joanderson Brito submits Jonathan Pearce
In Australia, the event aired on Sunday, November 19 live on Kayo.
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