MMAFrenzy’s live coverage of tonight’s UFC 161 main card kicks off with our recap of tonight’s opener pitting heavyweights Pat Barry and Shawn Jordan in the Octagon. After a brief feeling out period, the fight exploded as Jordan defeated Barry in the first round of tonight’s bout.
Jordan Steamrolls Barry
Friends Shawn Jordan and Pat Barry put aside their friendship tonight in Winnipeg to kick off the main card in style. Jordan would rush Barry early in the fight to avoid a kick and it paid off big time. Jordan would connect hard and quickly finished Barry on the ground to improve to 3-1 in the Octagon.
Rd. 1- Legkick opens the action tonight. Barry with a jab that is asnwwered by Jordan. Jordan rocks Barry with a huge upper cut to a shovel hook that sends Barry reeling. The former LSU fullback follows up with some monster shots that ends the fight on the ground.
Shawn Jordan def. Pat Barry via TKO (strikes) at 0:59 of Round 1