Alexandre Pantoja makes a major statement, wasting no time in scoring a tapout of Alex Perez.
Pantoja came out with a flurry, pressuring Perez, who attempted to get the fight to the ground.
Alexandre Pantoja wastes no time with wild offense, submission of Alex Perez at UFC 277
Pantoja countered his grappling, however, and got to Perez’s back standing. Pantoja eventually made his way into backpack position and forced a submission via neck crank.
Pantoja, who came into this bout ranked No. 4 at flyweight, now has won three straight and four of five.