Rockhold showed a lot of caution trying to come in early. He went for a takedown from way outside that was stuffed easily by Belfort. Belfort trying to land hard with his infamous handspeed but Rockhold able to circle out of the power shots. Belfort goes for a spinning back kick that lands perfectly on Rockholds chin. Luke dropped to the mat and Beklfort followed him to the ground with vicious ground strikes to get the fight stopped.
Vitor Belfort got the TKO win over Luke Rockhold at 2:32 of round 1