The UFC on Fox 11 main card featured a potentially-explosive lightweight bout between Donald Cerrone and Edson Barboza, and it certainly lived up to expectations. After a torrid start by Barboza, Cerrone flattened him with a jab and finished the fight by submission. You can check the video highlights above, or read my play-by-play of the bout below.
Round 1 - They got to brawling right away. Barboza clocked Cerrone and had him stunned a bit. Cerrone looked for a takedown but couldn't get there. Front kick from Barboza. Cerrone with a right, but Barboza responded with a hard counter. Three hard punches from Barboza. Spinning back kick to the gut from Edson. Cerrone with a stiff jab that floored Barboza! Just like that he jumped him and sunk a choke! And it's over. Wow. That was crazy.
Donald Cerrone defeats Edson Barboza by submission (rear naked choke), 3:15 of round 1