Watch Conor McGregor vs. Dennis Siver full fight video highlights from UFC Fight Night 59's main event above, courtesy of FOX Sports 1.
UFC Fight Night 59: McGregor vs. Siver took place January 18, 2015 at the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. Hard-charging Irish featherweight Conor McGregor (17-2) collided against top-10 ranked Dennis Siver (22-10, 1 NC) with a UFC title shot against Jose Aldo on the line in the night's main event, which aired live on FOX Sports 1. Catch the video highlights above.
For more on McGregor vs. Siver, check out the play-by-play by MMAFighting.com's own Luke Thomas below.
Round 1: The referee in charge of the action in Herb Dean. McGregor is southpaw and Siver orothodox. McGregor misses on a wheel kick and briefly switches stances. Jumping switch kick for McGregor misses, but he's taking center of the cage. Siver attempts a takedown in the center of the cage, but McGregor shrugs it off. Decent switch knee lands for McGregor and he's taunting Siver. Good left for McGregor pops Siver's head back. Straight left from McGregor pops Siver's head back and dislodges his mouth piece. Siver ducks into a head kick and nearly scores a takedown, but McGregor pulls out of it. Good right hand from Siver lands, but he's hurt. He scores a takedown, but stands up easily. Siver covers up along the fence and is getting chewed up before the round expires.
MMA Fighting scores this round 10-9 McGregor
Round 2: The two trade head kicks, but both are blocked. Decent middle kick for Siver. Good left straight lands now for McGregor, but Siver's still moving. Another left straight scores for the Irish fighter. Siver reaches on a double, but abandons it pretty quickly. McGregor drops Siver with a left straight and moves into leg drag against the fence. He passes to mount and drops elbows until Dean stops the bout.
Conor McGregor def. Dennis Siver via TKO (strikes) at 1:54 of round 2