Rafael dos Anjos has been a mainstay at the top of the lightweight division and is undoubtedly one of the top 155-pounders in the world, and he proved that again on Saturday night at UFC Fight Night 42 in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Dos Anjos welcomed mixed martial arts veteran Jason High to the lightweight division, and he made an emphatic statement by stopping High with strikes in just the second round.
If you missed Saturday night’s scrap between dos Anjos and High, you can check out the fight highlights below:
The full results from UFC Fight Night 42 can be seen below:
Benson Henderson def. Rustam Khabilov via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 4, 1:16
Diego Sanchez def. Ross Pearson via split-decision (30-27, 27-30, 29-28)
John Dodson def. John Moraga via TKO (doctor stoppage) – Round 2, 5:00
Rafael dos Anjos def. Jason High via TKO (strikes) – Round 2, 3:36
Piotr Hallmann def. Yves Edwards via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 3, 2:31
Bryan Caraway def. Erik Perez via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 2, 1:52
Sergio Pettis def. Yaotzin Meza via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Lance Benoist def. Bobby Voelker via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)
Scott Jorgensen def. Danny Martinez via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)
Jon Tuck def. Jake Lindsey via submission (heel strike to body) – Round 3, 2:47
Patrick Cummins def. Roger Narvaez via TKO (strikes) – Round 2, 2:28