Watch Demetrious Johnson vs. Joseph Benavidez full fight video highlights from UFC on Fox 9's main card above, courtesy of FOX Sports.
UFC on Fox 9 took place December 14, 2013 at the Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento, Calif. Demetrious Johnson was looking to secure his third-consecutive title defense in the 125 pound division. Benavidez, fighting Johnson for the second time, was aiming to finally be the first Team Alpha Male fighter to win a UFC title.
For more on Johnson's victory, check out the play-by-play by Shaun Al-Shatti:
Round 1: Flyweight title on the line. Johnson beat Benavidez via split decision in September 2012. Referee "Big" John McCarthy oversees the action. They touch 'em up. Here we go. Both men trade low kicks early. Johnson latches onto a single and hunts for a takedown, but can't get it. Benavidez nearly cracks Johnson with a high kick. Johnson answers with a high kick of his own. Johnson bouncing in and out of the pocket. Benavidez wades inside with a flurry. Johnson steps into a huge looping right and utterly destroys Benavidez! Johnson swarms with hammerfists. He's out cold. Incredible finish. Wow.
UFC on FOX 9 results: Demetrious Johnson def. Joseph Benavidez via KO (punches) at 2:08 of round 1.