Francis Ngannou scored another quick win at UFC Phoenix by taking out one of the greatest heavyweights of all time, Cain Velasquez.
Velasquez started the bout by firing several kicks, and as he changed levels in search of a leg, Ngannou fired in a couple of punches. Velasquez went down in a heap and is knee appeared to buckle, so hopefully, the former heavyweight champ was not seriously injured in the exchange
Here are the complete results for UFC Phoenix.
Francis Ngannou def. Cain Velasquez via TKO (strikes) R1, 0:26
Paul Felder def. James Vick via unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-27)
Cynthia Calvillo def. Cortney Casey via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)
Kron Gracie def. Alex Caceres via submission (rear-naked-choke) R1, 2:06
Vicente Luque def. Bryan Barberena via TKO (strikes) R3, 4:54
Andre Fili def. Myles Jury via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Aljamain Sterling def. Jimmie Rivera via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Manny Bermudez def. Benito Lopez via submission (D’arce choke) R1, 3:09
Andrea Lee def. Ashlee Evans-Smith via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Nik Lentz def. Scott Holtzman via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Luke Sanders def. Renan Barao via KO (punches) R2, 1:01
Emily Whitmire def. Aleksandra Albu via submission (rear-naked choke) R1, 1:01