Viviane Araujo: Things went just as planned against Montana De La Rosa

LAS VEGAS – Viviane Araujo beat Montana De La Rosa with a unanimous decision Saturday at UFC on ESPN+ 34 in Las Vegas.

Take a look inside the fight with Araujo, who got back in the win column after a loss to Jessica Eye this past December snapped a five-fight winning streak.

Araujo on the fight’s key moment

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – SEPTEMBER 05: (L-R) Viviane Araujo of Brazil punches Montana De La Rosa in a flyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on September 05, 2020 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC)

“The strategy was to win each round. When I was fighting in the standup game with her, I felt great. Everything was going the way it was supposed to on the feet and I knew if it went to the ground I’d win. I knew she would be strong and confident in her game.”

Araujo on what she wants next

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – SEPTEMBER 05: (R-L) Montana De La Rosa punches Viviane Araujo of Brazil in a flyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on September 05, 2020 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC)

“I don’t have a name in mind to fight next. I want to go continue working on my game and be ready in November or December for a new opponent and challenge.”

To hear more from Araujo, check out the video of the full post-fight interview above.

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