An important welterweight fight between Tyron Woodley and Dong Hyun Kim took place in the co-main event of UFC Fight Night: Bisping vs. Le in Macau, and it didn't last long.
After two tedious decisions kicked off the UFC Fight Night Macau card, a much-anticipated co-main event between Tyron Woodley and Dong Hyun Kim lasted all of 61 seconds. Woodley (14-3) rebounded from a difficult loss to Rory MacDonald by knocking out "Stun Gun" (19-3-1, 1 NC) with a right hand and then a series of punches on the ground.
The fight started off with both men showing early aggression, but Woodley slowed things down a bit by pressing Kim against the fence, while the South Korean threw open handed strikes to Tyron's ear. Once the two were separated from the clinch, Kim, whose last fight ended in a spinning elbow KO, went for another spinning strike but was timed perfectly by a Woodley right hand. Kim went limp, Woodley swarmed and forced the stoppage. Official Result: Tyron Woodley def. Dong Hyun Kim via KO (punches) at 1:01 of round 1.
It's a big win for Woodley, who keeps himself afloat in the crowded pool of welterweight contenders, while Kim's winning streak is emphatically stopped at 4.
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