The two strawweights feel each other out on the feet for a short while, before a takedown attempt by Alexa Grasso quickly turns into a submission attempt by Tatiana Suarez. Suarez is fishing for a triangle choke from the bottom before settling on a rear-naked choke midway through the first round. Suarez is just seamlessly transitioning different submissions, and the undefeated Suarez ultimately submits Grasso at 2:44 rear of the very first round.
First round submission makes for an early night in Chile for Tatiana Suarez pic.twitter.com/SqMCKTq2J7
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She wants a top ten.
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With the win, Suarez moves to 6-0 and is now tied for the longest win streak in the UFC strawweight division. Grasso (10-2) dropped two of her past three.
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