Check out the full fight video highlights from the UFC Sao Paulo main event, as Lyoto Machida got slept by Derek Brunson inside of the 1st round.
The top of the UFC Sao Paulo billing saw Derek Brunson put Lyoto Machida to sleep inside of the 1st round, sending the Brazilian fans home bitterly disappointed. The UFC’s #7 middleweight hurt the former light heavyweight champion with a massive left hook, and followed up with vicious ground and pound to seal the deal. It’s another knockout win for Brunson and a third consecutive loss for Machida, who has been stopped in all of those defeats.
Check out Tim Burke’s play-by-play of Derek Brunson’s KO of Lyoto Machida:
Round 1 – Slow start. Brunson with a leg kick. Machida with a nice straight left as Brunson tried to advance. Brunson with an inside leg kick. Brunson with a left and Machida is hurt! He jumped on him and beat Machida unconscious!
Derek Brunson defeated Lyoto Machida by KO (strikes), round 1
Check out the knockout power that Derek Brunson possesses:
WATCH FOR THE HOOK! Derek Brunson finishes Lyoto Machida early in round one! #UFCSP https://t.co/JEiQckDhsG
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