clock menu more-arrow no yes

Filed under:

UFC 237 video: Jessica Andrade wins title with brutal slam KO over Rose Namajunas

New, comments

Watch video from the UFC 237 main event title fight.

If you buy something from an SB Nation link, Vox Media may earn a commission. See our ethics statement.

Headlining UFC 237 was a strawweight title fight between Rose Namajunas and Jessica Andrade. Namajunas looked great for two rounds, picking apart Andrade, showing excellent footwork and landing shot after shot. In the end though, Andrade got a hold of her, picked her up and slammed her hard, which instantly knocked her out. Andrade walks out as the new UFC strawweight champion.

Check out highlights of the contest, along with a snippet from our play-by-play below:

Round 2 - Leg kick from Andrade. Jab from Rose. They trade shots. Andrade with a combo and she’s chasing. Namajunas is running backwards with her hands down, looking to counter. Dangerous. Two lefts from Namajunas. Straight left. Andrade misses twice. Namajunas can’t get a takedown. Leg kick from Andrade. Andrade with a leg kick. Two counter lefts from Thug Rose. Andrade presses and lands a knee. Andrade picks Rose up and slams her on the mat. She is out cold! Andrade is the new champ!

Jessica Andrade defeated Rose Namajunas via KO (slam), 2:58 of round 2