UFC Fight Night Macao delivered some exciting bouts for fans willing to wake up early enough to watch it.
The event was topped off by a high quality knockout from Dong Hyun Kim, who blasted a game John Hathaway into oblivion with an impressive third round spinning back elbow.
Matt Mitrione also returned to the win column with a first round stoppage of “Savage” Shawn Jordan.
For their efforts, Kim and Mitrione took home $50,000 for the two “Performance of the Night” Bonuses. “Fight of the Night” was awarded to Yui Chul Nam and Kazuki Tokudome for their preliminary card scrap.
The card also saw the inaugural TUF: China welterweight contract winner crowned when Zhang Lipeng outlasted Wang Sai via split decision.
Check out the post-fight press conference courtesy of The Ultimate Fighting Championship below: