At UFC 207 on Friday night, Team Alpha Male’s Cody Garbrandt was able to dethrone 135-pound Dominick Cruz with a dominant performance in front of a sold out crowd at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.
Garbrandt came out with a fast and furious pace, and was able to match Cruz for the entire five rounds.
Midway through the fight, Garbrandt proved his dominance with three knockdowns en route to a convincing decision win to become the new UFC bantamweight champion.
If you missed out on Garbrandt vs. Cruz, you can catch the full highlights below:
The full event results for UFC 207: Nunes vs. Rousey can be seen below:
- Amanda Nunes def. Ronda Rousey via TKO (punches) – Round 1, 0:48
- Cody Garbrandt def. Dominick Cruz via unanimous decision (48-46, 48-47, 48-46)
- T.J. Dillashaw def. John Lineker via unanimous decision (30-26, 30-26, 30-26)
- Dong Hyun Kim def. Tarec Saffiedine via split decision (27-30, 29-28, 29-28)
- Ray Borg def. Louis Smolka via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-26, 30-26)
- Neil Magny def. Johny Hendricks via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
- Antonio Carlos Junior def. Marvin Vettori via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
- Alex Garcia def. Mike Pyle by KO (punch) – Round 1, 3:34
- Niko Price def. Brandon Thatch via submission (arm-triangle choke) – Round 1, 4:30
- Tim Means and Alex Oliveira fight to no contest at 3:33 – Round 1