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UFC Fight Island 6 in Tweets: Pros react to Brian Ortega’s dominant win, Jessica Andrade’s impressive flyweight debut

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UFC Fight Night: Ortega v The Korean Zombie
Brian Ortega fires a kick at Chan Sung Jung in the main event of UFC Fight Night 6 in Abu Dhabi on Saturday
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Two contenders made championship statements on Saturday.

Brian Ortega—fighting for the first time since a championship fight loss to Max Holloway in December 2018—looked reborn in the UFC Fight Island 6 main event as he outworked “The Korean Zombie” Chan Sung Jung en route to a lopsided unanimous decision win.

The co-main event saw former strawweight champion Jessica Andrade make history by becoming the first woman to record a win in three divisions in the UFC. Andrade picked up a late first-round TKO against No. 1-ranked flyweight contender Katlyn Chookagian to not only achieve the milestone, but potentially mark herself as the next title challenger at 125 pounds.

These performances had fighters buzzing on social media and you can check out the best reactions to Saturday’s card below.


Brian Ortega wins dominant decision over “The Korean Zombie”


Jessica Andrade defeats Katlyn Chookagian by first-round TKO


Jimmy Crute knocks out Modestas Bukauskas in Round 1


James Krause def. Claudio Silva via unanimous decision


Jonathan Martinez def. Thomas Almeida via unanimous decision


Guram Kutateladze def. Mateusz Gamrot by split decision