UFC Fight Night: Vettori v Holland Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

Going into the UFC Vegas 23 main event, fans had no idea what to expect between middleweight contenders Marvin Vettori and Kevin Holland.

With Holland making the walk to the octagon for the second time in three weeks, the pressure was on Vettori to not only pick up the win but secure his place in the title picture.

After 25-minutes of grueling action, Vettori walked away with the dominant decision win.

Below is how fighters reacted to the entire night of action in Las Vegas.


Kevin Holland vs. Marvin Vettori

I feel like Marvin Vettori owes me money for the blueprint! #UFCVegas23

— Derek Brunson (@DerekBrunson) April 10, 2021

Big Mouth needs some takedown defense

— Funky (@Benaskren) April 10, 2021

I still wanna see till vs vetorri that wouldve been fire

— Belal Muhammad (@bullyb170) April 10, 2021

Boring ‍♂️....

— Andre Ewell (@daii24_dre) April 10, 2021


Arnold Allen edges Sodiq Yusuff

“I can’t believe he ate that” https://t.co/XZPYgC0GY7

— Dominick Cruz (@DominickCruz) April 10, 2021

Allen looking great today. Yusuff was having success when he took some steam off his shots this RD but then gets rocked with a head kick. Allen up 2 RDs in my book. #UFCVegas23

— Aljamain Sterling (@funkmasterMMA) April 10, 2021

Good fight brothas #UFCVegas23

— Andre Ewell (@daii24_dre) April 10, 2021

Arnold with another great performance, this guy is ready for the top 5!!

— Aiemann Zahabi (@Aiemannzahabi) April 10, 2021


Julian Marquez submits Sam Alvey

WOW! That was a vicious sequence! Cuban Missile Crisis! #UFCVegas23

— Aljamain Sterling (@funkmasterMMA) April 10, 2021

When you finish people in that fashion you move up in the division #UFCVegas23 @ufc

— Dominick Cruz (@DominickCruz) April 10, 2021

Damn Marquez threw some heat there!!

— Funky (@Benaskren) April 10, 2021

Gonna just say I’m loving the new Venom fight kits

— Vinc Pichel (@FromHellPichel) April 10, 2021

Wow his head hit the floor hard !!! #UFCVegas23

— JIMI MANUWA (@POSTERBOYJM) April 10, 2021

Left hooks were there all day for Marquez. Solid finish #UFCVegas23

— Vince Morales (@vandetta135) April 10, 2021


Mackenzie Dern submits Nina Nunes

I didn’t think much of Dern when she got whooped by Ribas. But man she has been impressing me lately.

— Funky (@Benaskren) April 10, 2021

Wow! High level @MackenzieDern

— Dan “50k” Ige (@Dynamitedan808) April 10, 2021

Dern is a monster!!

— Belal Muhammad (@bullyb170) April 10, 2021

Arm, collected. #UFCVegas23 #UFConABC2

— Mike Jackson, Esq. (@TheTruthJackson) April 10, 2021

Dern is underrated. I don’t see a fight she can’t win! I’m a walking jinx so let’s see #UFCVegas2

— Derek Brunson (@DerekBrunson) April 10, 2021

Mackenzie Dern carries herself with class & is highly skilled . More spotlight on Dern please ! #UFCVegas23

— Derek Brunson (@DerekBrunson) April 10, 2021

There’s that damn armbar again. Don’t mess with her jits

— Randa Markos (@randamma) April 10, 2021

You will be back mate @NinaAnsaroff Good to see you back in the Octagon ❤

— Alex Chambers (@alexchambersmma) April 10, 2021

Cashed on Dern!! #Vickspicks

— James Vick (@JamesVickMMA) April 10, 2021


Daniel Rodriguez edges Mike Perry

That’s toughness you can’t teach. But man, there’s some work to be done there. Rodriguez was on and sharp all day. #UFCVegas23

— Aljamain Sterling (@funkmasterMMA) April 10, 2021

Mirrorish match up for here , this was a bad match up for Perry. Rodriguez just a bit faster & hits harder ! #UFCVegas2

— Derek Brunson (@DerekBrunson) April 10, 2021

No doubt that’s a UD for D-Rod! Well done!! #UFCVegas23

— Nicolas “Lokomotivo” Dalby (@DalbyMMA) April 10, 2021

Perry is just too stiff

— Brian BOOM Kelleher (@brianboom135) April 10, 2021

Rodriguez looked sharp tonight. I like it #UFCVegas23 #letsgetit

— BRYAN BARBERENA (@bryan_barberena) April 10, 2021

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