UFC Vegas 28: Jairzinho Rozenstruik Takes Out Augusto Sakai
By FCF Staff
Jairzinho Rozenstruik returned to the win column tonight at UFC Vegas 28, by taking out Augusto Sakai in the opening round.
Late into the frame, Rozenstruik (12-2) sent Sakai to the deck with a right hand, and brought about the stoppage with punches from above. The heavyweight contender was coming off a decision loss to Ciryl Gane.
Sakai (15-3-1) has lost two straight now, as he was coming off a stoppage loss to Alistair Overeem in September.
Here are the complete results for the event, which took place at the Apex Facility.
Jairzinho Rozenstruik def. Augusto Sakai via TKO (punches) R1, 4:59
Marcin Tybura def. Walt Harris via TKO (punches) R1, 4:06
Santiago Ponzinibbio def. Miguel Baeza via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Gregory Rodrigues def. Dusko Todorovic via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
Montana De La Rosa def. Ariane Lipski via TKO (punches) R2, 4:27
Ilir Latifi def. Tanner Boser via split decision (29-28, 27-29, 29-28)
Muslim Salikhov def. Francisco Trinaldo via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Kamuela Kirk def. Makwan Amirkhani via unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)
Mason Jones vs. Alan Patrick declared no contest (accidental eye poke on Patrick)
Manon Fiorot def. Tabatha Ricci via TKO (punches) R2, 3:00
Sean Woodson def. Youssef Zalal via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
Claudio Puelles def. Jordan Leavitt via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Results via MMA Junkie