UFC 201 took place July 30, 2016 at the Philips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia. UFC welterweight contender Matt Brown (20-15) collided against Jake Ellenberger (31-11) on the night's main card, which aired live on pay-per-view. Catch the video highlights above.
For more on Ellenberger vs. Brown, check out the play-by-play courtesy of MMAFighting.com's Chuck Mindenhall.
Round 1: Big time important fight for Ellenberger, who has been trying to get his ship right. Brown still the same tenacious fighter he's always been. Should be good. Referee is Marc Goddard. Brown with a mohark. And right away Ellenberger lands a big shot that downs Brown! He is covering up as Ellenberger closes in, and now he's recovering. Whoa. He stands up, and Ellenberger tries to land big again. Body kick from Ellenberger. Shades of Brown's start against Erick Silva. See if he can turn the tables again. Ellenberger now patient, trying to recover his energy. Now a big kick to the body, and boom! Matt Brown can't recover from liver kick, and it's over! Ellenberger comes up huge right when he needs to, explodes on Matt Brown and does it emphatically. Right hand knocks him down early, and body kick finishes the job later.
UFC 201 official results: Jake Ellenberger def. Matt Brown via TKO (strikes) at 1:46 of R1