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Rafael Dos Anjos Finishes Jason High At UFC Fight Night 42

Andrew Ravens

Rafael dos Anjos

Rafael dos Anjos being ranked #11 in the Lightweight division defiantly showed in his fight with Jason High at UFC Fight Night 42. Rafael dos Anjos was not only faster, strong, but more importantly, dominate.

Anjos hits a big straight right that drops High, he ground and pounds for the win. Very impressive, High screams he was fine, but it does not matter.

Rafael dos Anjos def. Jason High via TKO (punches) – Round 2, 3:36

Rafael dos Anjos (20-7 MMA, 9-5 UFC) was on a tear before entering his last fight with Khabib Nurmagomedov. He was on a five fight winning streak from 2012 – 2013, but Nurmagomedov stopped him in his tracks with a unanimous decision loss earlier this month.

Jason High (18-4 MMA, 2-2 UFC) is dropping from 170 to 155 for this fight. Since switching from Strikeforce to the UFC he is 3-1. In his last three fights, he lost to Erick Silva via reverse triangle armbar in June of 2013. He beat James Head via guillotine choke in August and then his second straight win with a unanimous decision win over Anthony Lapsley at UFC 167.

UFC Fight Night 42: Benson Henderson vs. Rustam Khabilov goes down this Saturday night on UFC Fight Pass and Fox Sports 1. MMA Frenzy will have the latest news leading up to, during and after the event, as well as having the latest and greatest live play-by-play coverage of the event. From the first fight of the prelim side of the card on Fight Pass to the main event fight on Fox Sports 1. Keep it locked on MMA Frenzy. The headlining fight is Benson Henderson vs. Rustam Khabilov, the co-main event is Ross Pearson vs. Diego Sanchez. The event airs from New Mexico at Tingley Coliseum in Albuquerque. The show starts with Patrick Cummins vs. Roger Narvaez on Fight Pass at 7:30.PM.ET. Then switching to Fox Sports 1 with Jake Lindsey vs. Jon Tuck at 8:00.PM.ET and then starting the real fights with the main card with Bryan Caraway vs. Erik Perez at 10:00.PM.ET.


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