MANILA, Philippines – Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight champion Junior Dos Santos quickly and successfully defended his UFC heavyweight title against former champion Frank Mir.
Dos Santos dominated Mir en route to a second round technical knockout victory.
A straight right hand by Dos Santos dropped Mir at the three-minute mark of the second round.
Dominating the fight from start to finish, Dos Santos used his excellent boxing and footwork to pick Mir apart.
Mir barely survived the opening round as he absorbed Dos Santos’ rigtht hooks to the body and took jabs that snapped his head back.
With the win, Dos Santos extends his winning streak to 15-1 in mixed martial arts and a sterling 9-0 record in the UFC. Dateline Philippines, ANC, May 27, 2012.