Hansen (7-3 MMA, 1-0 UFC) beat Frey, who was also making his UFC debut, via an armband at 2:26 of the third round of their strawweight competition. It was a close fight until the final streak.
Hansen lost the first round after failing to get the ground fight and taking solid hits from Frey. Things started going in the direction of Hansen in the second, because she was able to bring the fight to the ground and control the action. In the third, Hansen lowered Frey and was able to sink into one arm to get the tap.
Hansen is now in a three-game winning streak. And she earned praise from a former UFC champion who also knows a thing or two about the armbands:
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