Last night (Aug. 6, 2016), Yair Rodriguez and Alex Caceres went to war at UFC Fight Night 92 inside Vivint Smart Home Arena in Salt Lake City, Utah. In a fun bout, Rodriguez came out on top. Find out how below!
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Featherweight prospects Yair Rodriguez and Alex Caceres clashed last night (Aug. 6, 2016) inside UFC Fight Night 92 at Vivint Smart Home Arena in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Rodriguez has been rising at a stellar rate, as he became one of the most talked about fighters in the division after just four fights. In his first main event showcase, Rodriguez was hoping to climb even further. Caceres came into this role as the potential spoiler, and that’s a role he knew fairly well. With a win, Caceres could steal his foe’s spotlight and begin his own run toward the Featherweight elite.
To watch Yair Rodriguez vs. Alex Caceres full fight video highlights from UFC ‘Salt Lake’ last night click here!
Neither fighter waited long to jump into some wild, leaping blows. Rodriguez began to land first, as he took control of the center of the Octagon and threw lots of aggressive and strange punching combinations.
For the most part, the first round was all Rodriguez, who threw at an insanely high pace for the entire round. Caceres nearly took his back at one point, but even then the Mexican fighter used a leg lock attempt to scramble back to his feet.
Rodriguez did not land anything too devastating, but he was able to play his game for the entire round without much resistance from his opponent.
“Pantera” continued his all-out assault into the second round. Caceres tried to trade kicks at times, but Rodriguez simply threw too much, too often for Caceres to gauge his ….View full article
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