Alexandre Pantoja makes a significant statement, wasting virtually no time in scoring a tapout of Alex Perez.
Pantoja arrived with a flurry, pressuring Perez, who attemptedto obtain the fight to the bottom.
Alexandre Pantoja wastes virtually no time with wild offense, submission of Alex Perez at UFC 277
Pantoja countered his grappling, however, and surely got to Perezs back standing. Pantoja eventually made his way into backpack position and forced a submission via neck crank.
Pantoja, who arrived to this bout ranked No. 4 at flyweight, now has won three straight and four of five.