Mackenzie Dern announces birth of daughter
Mackenzie Dern had her first kid Sunday.
Dern, who hasn’t ruled out a return to the Octagon in the future, announced her daughter Moa’s birth in a recent Instagram post.
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Our daughter, Moa, is here! June 9th at 8:25pm! A little late, stubborn, american/brazilian, beautiful, perfect, God’s gift and our family’s biggest pride! Delivery was smooth and I had the most important people by my side! Welcome here my baby girl! We love you so much! || Nossa filha, Moa, chegou! Dia 9 de Junho as 20:25h! Um pouco atrasada, teimosa, gringa/brasileira, linda, perfeita, presente de Deus e a maior orgulho da nossa família! O parto foi ótimo com as pessoas mais importante ao meu lado! Bem vinda filha!! Amamos vc!!
Dern last fought Amanda Cooper at UFC 224 on May 12, 2018. The Brazilian jiu-jitsu ace defeated Cooper by first-round submission. Though Dern has struggled to make weight since making the move to pro MMA in 2016, she is unbeaten so far in seven fights, including two UFC appearances.