Alejandro Perez’s UFC return came with a memorable finish.
The winner of season one of “The Ultimate Fighter: Latin America” submitted fellow veteran Johnny Eduardo with a scarf hold armbar to kick off the preliminary card of Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 193 in Las Vegas. The stoppage came at the 4:13 mark of Round 2.
Below is Perez’s (22-8-1 MMA, 8-3-1 UFC) submission win:
Turned the tables on 'em! 🔄
🇲🇽 @TurboPerezUFC grabs the sub in RD 2!
— UFC (@ufc) October 2, 2021
The bout marked Perez’s first fight since July 2019. “Turbo” snapped a two-fight losing skid with the win. Prior to the pair of defeats, Perez was on a seven-fight unbeaten run, which included notable names such as Eddie Wineland, Scott Jorgensen, and Iuri Alcantara.