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Unfiltered Episode 149: Mackenzie Dern and UFC Fight Night Shanghai Preview

BJJ  world champion and MMA fighter Mackenzie Dern calls in to discuss her Invicta FC 26 fight against Kaline Medeiros, growing up learning jiu-jitsu from her father, "Megaton" Dias, why she wanted to transition from jiu-jitsu competitions to MMA, fighting as a Strawweight rather than a Flyweight, and more. Later, Chris The Producah pitches new segment ideas to the guys, Jim and Matt give updates on the Volkan Oezdemir and Colby Covington situations, and preview UFC Fight Night Shanghai.

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Mackenzie on growing up doing BJJ

Mackenzie on making the jump from BJJ to MMA

Mackenzie on constantly working on her striking

Mackenzie on her jiu-jitsu allowing her to throw crazy kicks

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