Halfway through the UFC Fight Night 36 main card, another welterweight bout between top-propsect Erick Silva and promotional newcomer Takenori Sato.
Sato hasn’t lost in almost four years and since, has brought a near .500 record of 9-8-5 to 17-8-7.
HIs opponent, Silva, is returning from a shocking knockout loss to Dong-Hyun Kim and would try to work his way back up and become the potential title challenger that he entered the UFC as, by the end of 2014.
Round 1: Silva lands a kick to the body that hurts Sato. Sato shoots for a single leg takedown but gets his head smashed in by punches. Silva lands one last hammerfist that puts Sato out cold.
Official Result: Erick Silva def. Takenori Sato via knockout (hammerfist) at 0:52 of round one.
For complete UFC Fight Night 36 main card coverage visit SciFighting.com