UFC Fight Night 79 in Seoul, South Korea is going down today, November 28th, 2015, at the Olympic Gymnastics Arena to a sold out crowd of 15,000. This event is headlined by a welterweight bout between Benson Henderson and Jorge Masvidal and includes other notable fighters such as “Stun Gun” Kim Dong-Hyun and “Sexyama” Choo Sung-Hoon competing on this historic night.
The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is entering the Korean market for the first time and bringing a four fight main card alongside seven preliminary matches which comprises fighters from China, Mexico, Columbia, USA, Brazil and South Korea.
UFC Fight Night 79: Henderson vs Masvidal
November 28th, 2015
Olympic Gymnastics Arena
Seoul, South Korea
Welterweight Match (-77kg,-170lb)
Kim Dong-Hyun (South Korea) vs Dominique Steele (USA)
Round 1 – Round starts with Steele stalking. Left hook for Steele and Kim falls. They clinch and work on the cage. Crazy exchange and both fighters land. Steele gets a takedown and he works some punches. Kim gets up and more cage work from both. A flurry towards the end but nothing lands clean.
Round 2 – Steele catches a kick and lands the takedown. Kim gets up without getting any damage. They clinch against the cage and then Steele reverses and double legs Kim. For the rest of the round Steele throws down ground and pound.
Round 3 – Steele slams Kim with a big takedown and lands multiple elbows and Kim is sleeping.
Result: Dominique Steele wins via Knockout (Elbows) 3R, 0:27