On Saturday night at World Series of Fighting 8, Anthony Johnson and Mike Kyle finally met inside of the cage. Johnson was in the final fight of his contract and managed to score an impressive first-round knockout that sends him into free agency as one of the top available light heavyweights.
With his current winning streak, it would be a surprise if Dana White and the UFC didn’t come calling.
If you missed last night’s fight between Johnson and Kyle, you can watch the fight highlights below:
Here are the full results for last night’s event:
- Justin Gaethje def. Richard Patishnock for inaugural lightweight title via TKO (strikes) – Round 1, 1:09
- Anthony Johnson def. Mike Kyle via knockout (punch) – Round 1, 2:03
- Jessica Aguilar def. Alida Gray for inaugural women’s strawweight title via submission (side choke) – Round 1, 2:45
- Cody Bollinger def. Tyson Nam via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) – Round 3, 5:00
- Luis Palomino def. Jorge Patino via knockout (strikes) – Round 2, 4:20
- Tyler Stinson def. Valdir Araujo via knockout (punches) – Round 3, 2:23
- Derrick Mehmen def. Scott Barrett via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27) – Round 3, 5:00
- Alexis Vila def. Sidemar Honorio via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27) – Round 3, 5:00
- Freddy Assuncao def. Brenson Hansen via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28) – Round 3, 5:00
- Anderson Melo def. Jose Caceres via submission (heel hook) – Round 1, 1:10