Watch Ilir Latifi vs. Ovince Saint Preux full fight video highlights from UFC on FOX 28’s main card above, courtesy of FOX Sports.
UFC on FOX: Emmett vs. Stephens took place Feb. 24 at the Amway Center in Orlando, Florida. UFC light heavyweight contenders Ovince Saint Preux (22-11) and Ilir Latifi (14–5, 1 NC) locked horns on the night’s main card, which aired live on FOX. Catch the video highlights below.
For more on Saint Preux vs. Latifi, check out the play-by-play courtesy of MMA Fighting’s Alexander K. Lee.
Round 1: Jorge Alonso the referee for this main card bout. Saint Preux pawing at Latifi, he has a significant reach advantage. Latifi firing low kicks to the outside of Saint Preux’s lead leg. “OSP” switching stances, not throwing much. He’s dodging back out of the way of Latifi’s brief punch flurries, but Latifi looks to be ahead midway through the opening frame just based on having landed more strikes (few significant). Short left hand sneaks in and Latifi knocks “OSP” down. Latifi is all over him, landing several more hard shots from back position. Saint Preux tries to grab the cage to stay upright, but stumbles. More short punches from Latifi. He gets “OSP” in a front facelock and tightens it up. Saint Preux goes to sleep.
Official result: Ilir Latifi def. Ovince Saint Preux by technical submission (guillotine choke) at 3:48 of Round 1