After a 15-month hiatus, former WEC Featherweight champion Mike Brown (26-8) vreturned from retirement to face Steven Siler (22-10) at UFC Fight Night: Shogun vs. Sonnen. Siler proved himself better than the 37 year old former champ when he knocked him out in only 50 seconds.
The two looked to gauge range early. Siler bounced in and out on the outside trying to establish his reach advantage. Brown got aggressive and tried to rush in only to eat a counter hook from Siler and get dropped. He looked to regain guard and it seemed like he may be able to recover, but Siler landed to powerful shots that put Brown out and forced the referee to stop the bout.
Steven Siler TKO'd Mike Brown at just 0:50 of round 1.