The rising UFC strawweight contender is slated to compete for a third time in lower than seven months as she return Dec. 12 at UFC 256, which takes build of residing at UFC Apex in Las Vegas. Dern and Brazil’s Virna Jandiroba possess agreed to a strawweight bout, though contracts possess yet to be signed.
MMA Junkie verified the suggestions with extra than one individuals shut to the be troubled following an preliminary document from MMAFighting.com. The actual person requested anonymity due to the UFC has yet to make an legitimate announcement.
Dern (8-1 MMA, 3-1 UFC) is coming off a short submission defend over Randa Markos at UFC on ESPN+ 36 in August. Outdated to that, she submitted Hannah Cifers to jump support from her first skilled loss. The Brazilian jiu-jitsu dismal belt is currently No. 14 in the UFC’s legitimate 115-pound rankings.