UFC on FOX: Lawler vs. dos Anjos took place Dec. 16 at the Bell MTS Place in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. UFC featherweight contender Ricardo Lamas (18-6) took on up-and-comer Josh Emmett (13-1) in the night's co-main event, which aired live on FOX. Catch the video highlights below.
For more on Lamas vs. Emmett, check out the play-by-play courtesy of MMA Fighting's Alexander K. Lee.
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