3. Mackenzie Dern Career
Mackenzie Dern began her professional MMA career in December of 2012 when she signed with Legacy Fighting Championship. She made her debut against Kenia Rosas and won the fight via submission in the second round. She went on to win her next three fights and was then signed by Invicta FC in 2015.
In 2016, she competed in the Abu Dhabi Grand Slam Jiu-Jitsu World Tour and won the gold medal in the adult female black belt division. She continued to compete in jiu-jitsu tournaments and won multiple world championships before making her UFC debut in March of 2018.
Since joining the UFC, Dern has gone 5-1 with wins over Randa Markos, Ashley Yoder, Amanda Ribas, Hannah Cifers, and Nina Nunes. Her only loss came against Tatiana Suarez at UFC Fight Night 156 in August of 2019.
4. Mackenzie Dern Biography
Mackenzie Dern is an American professional mixed martial artist who currently competes for the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). She is a former Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu world champion and has been competing professionally since 2012. In addition to being a highly experienced fighter, she is also an entrepreneur and brand ambassador for several companies including Reebok, Budweiser, and Venum Fightwear.
5. Mackenzie Dern Height & Weight
Mackenzie Dern stands at 5 feet 3 inches tall (1.60 m) and weighs 115 lbs (52 kg). She fights out of Glendale MMA in Arizona where she trains under her father Wellington ‘Megaton’ Dias as well as John Crouch and Leandro Vieira.
6. Date of Birth of Mackenzie Dern
Mackenzie was born on March 24th 1993 in Arizona USA which makes her 27 years old as of 2021.
7. Mackenzie Dern Nationality
Mackenzie holds dual nationality as she was born to an American mother Megumi Fujii and Brazilian father Wellington ‘Megaton’ Dias so she holds both US and Brazilian nationality