MMAFrenzy’s coverage of UFC on FUEL TV 8 continues with our coverage of tonight’s opening bouts at the Saitama Super Arena. In tonight’s opening bouts, Alex Caceres edged Kyung Ho Kang and Hyun Gyu Lim crushed Marcel Guimaraes.
Caceres Edges Kang
In the second bout of the evening, Alex Caceres and Kyung Ho Kang engaged in a fun back-and-forth battle that saw “Bruce Leeroy” named the victor. The bout was close for the first two rounds, but Caceres pulled ahead in the third round. The win give Caceres his third straight victory and brought him to 4-1 at bantamweight.
Lim Floors Guimaraes
Korean Top Team member Hyun Gyu Lim made an explosive UFC debut against Marcelo Guimaraes in tonight’s opening bout. Guimaraes clearly was looking to get the fight to the ground tonight and while he was able to land a few takedowns. He was never able to do much with them. The fight ended when Lim landed a stepping knee on Guimaraes as the Brazilian dropped down for a takedown. The KTT member was ecstatic to land the big victory in UFC debut.