Saturday night at the UFC 246 event, Roxanne Modafferi emerged victorious in flyweight action, defeating Maycee Barber via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-26).
Modafferi came into the fight as the biggest underdog on the card but proves the oddsmakers wrong by putting on a dominant display against Barber. The 37-year-old is no stranger to taking out highly-touted undefeated prospect, in April 2019 she defeated Antonina Shevchenko via unanimous decision. Also known as ‘The Happy Warrior’, Modafferi improves her overall record to 24-16-0 and picks up her third UFC victory.
Take a look at highlights from the bout below:
UFC 246 took place on January 18, 2020, from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, United States. The preliminary card featuring Modafferi vs. Barber was aired live on ESPN from 8pm EST.