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UFC on FOX 26 live blog: Ricardo Lamas vs. Josh Emmett

Ricardo Lamas vs. Josh Emmett
Ricardo Lamas faces off with Josh Emmett at UFC on FOX 26 on Saturday night.
Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

This is the UFC on FOX 26 live blog for Ricardo Lamas vs. Josh Emmett, a catchweight (148.5 pound) bout at Saturday night's UFC event at the Bell MTS Place in Winnipeg, Canada.

Lamas, who has won three of his past four fights, will face Emmett, who has won three of his four UFC fights, on the main card.

Check out the UFC on FOX 26 live blog below.

Round 1: Emmett steps in with a leg kick and throws out a combination that is blocked by Lamas. Lamas with the pressure, attacking with kicks to the leg and body. Emmett trying to connect with hooks, nothing landing too clean yet. Lamas goes up high with a switch kick that is blocked. More kicks from Lamas, but he’s wary of exchanging with the explosive Emmett. Fast hands from Emmett momentarily back Lamas up. The leg kicks are keeping Emmett from getting his offense off. Emmett starts to throw with confidence and he lands a left hook that crushes Lamas. No follow-up as Emmett knows that this one is over.

Official result: Josh Emmett def. Ricardo Lamas via KO (left hook) at 4:33 of Round 1

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