UFC Fight Night 79 in Seoul, South Korea is going down today, November 28th, 2015, at the Olympic Gymnastics Arena to a sold out crowd of 15,000. This event is headlined by a welterweight bout between Benson Henderson and Jorge Masvidal and includes other notable fighters such as “Stun Gun” Kim Dong-Hyun and “Sexyama” Choo Sung-Hoon competing on this historic night.
The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is entering the Korean market for the first time and bringing a four fight main card alongside seven preliminary matches which comprises fighters from China, Mexico, Columbia, USA, Brazil and South Korea.
UFC Fight Night 79: Henderson vs Masvidal
November 28th, 2015
Olympic Gymnastics Arena
Seoul, South Korea
Middleweight Match (-84kg,-185lb)
Yang Dongi (South Korea) vs Jake Collier (USA)
Round 1 – Yang comes out with a hard body kick. Collier clinches and they tussle against the fence. They exchange and Yang drops to the ground. He gets back up and is poked in the eye. The doctor comes in and he is good. They collide and Collier lands a right. Yang catches a leg and puts Collier on the floor. Yang punches a few times and then Collier gets back up. Yang tries for a takedown but Collier lands on top. They fight on the ground with no damage being done.
Round 2 – They scramble and Collier grabs a guillotine but Yang gets out and starts pounding him from top. Collier twists and turns to try a knee bar but Yang gets out and finishes the fight with multiple unanswered punches.
Result: Yang Dongi wins via TKO (Punches) 2R, 1:50