UFC 246: McGregor vs. Cowboy took place Jan. 18 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. Former UFC champion Conor McGregor (22-4) and Donald Cerrone (36-14, 1 no-contest) battled in a welterweight contest, which aired live on ESPN+ pay-per-view. Catch more video highlights below.
For more on McGregor vs. Cerrone, check out MMA Fighting’s Alexander K. Lee live blog below.
Round 1: Herb Dean the third man in the cage for the main event. McGregor with a straight left right out of the gate, Cerrone ducks it. McGregor with shoulder strikes to the face and knees in the clinch. Head kick by McGregor, followed by a jumping knee. He’s slumping against the cage as McGregor follows up with punches. Dean giving Cerrone a lot of chances to recover. The shots just keep on coming and this one is over.
Official result: Conor McGregor def. Donald Cerrone via TKO (head kick, punches) at 0:40 of round one