Curtis Blaydes and Chris Daukaus meet in a heavyweight headliner at UFC Columbus taking place (Saturday, Mar. 26, 2022) in Columbus, Ohio.
Daukaus with a right hand early on. He connects with another one soon after. Blaydes with a low kick. Daukaus checks another one soon after. Both fighters connect. The action slows down a bit. Blaydes lands a low kick. However, Daukaus continues to throw more and looks like the quicker fighter. Blaydes starts to establish a jab. Still no takedown attempts from Blaydes as he continues to strike with Daukaus. The action is paused due to an accidental eye poke on Daukaus. The action resumes but ends as the round ends.
Blaydes catches and drops Daukaus with a big right hand as the latter was closing the distance! Daukaus tries to survive but Blaydes lands ground and pound before referee Herb Dean ends the contest!
Official Result: Curtis Blaydes defeats Chris Daukaus via TKO (R2, 0:17)
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CURTIS BLAYDES KOs DAUKAUS!!!! pic.twitter.com/zV20GLo2JR
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