Yair Rodriguez scored a convincing second-round TKO win over veteran BJ Penn at UFC Fight Night 103 in Phoenix, Arizona.
Australian Megan Anderson overcame a valiant effort by Canadian Charmaine Tweet with an eruption of strikes that forced a second round stoppage at Invicta FC 21 in Kansas City.
Both fighters landed their share of strikes, but Anderson dictated the pace and was the busier, more impactful fighter, keeping Tweet on her heels and on the outside.
With the win, Anderson becomes the interim Invicta featherweight champion.
Rafael dos Anjos (25-9-0) is moving up to the UFC’s welterweight division.
No.3 middleweight Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza (23-4-0) has a barbarian of a challenger at Brooklyn’s UFC 208 in February.