The featherweight title fight between veteran Cub Swanson (28-12 MMA, 13-8 UFC) and Darren Elkins (26-10 MMA, 16-9 UFC) has just ended at UFC Vegas 45. These two are one of the few. most interesting feather class. on this planet, and fans have high expectations for this planet.
Round 1 – Swanson and Elkins to the center of the octagon, and Swanson was graced by a massive overhand throw Elkins threw in the first moments of the fight. Cub regroups and lands a pair of sharp jabs, Elkins creates some space, and shoots to take down, Cub defends well and lands on a connecting short hook. Elkins got up a little, and was about to catch another knock, he had a heart attack again, and Swanson was watching quickly.
He again connected with a big right followed by a left, Elkins crashed, he got up and took a spin kick before the referee stepped in and called it a night in UFC Vegas 45.
Cub Swanson returns to victory with a first-round victory at UFC Vegas 45
Cub lost in the final match to another rising featherweight contender, Giga Chikadze. He was knocked down in that bout, and he’s looking to get back into the winning column with this one. Not only did he get the win, but he got the big first round win that would put him right back in the round.
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