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Jimi Manuwa vs. Ovince Saint Preux ends violently at UFC 204

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Jimi Manuwa and Ovince Saint Preux met in a light heavyweight bout at UFC 204. In round 1, they both come out and clinch. Preux took him down and on got on his back and landed a series of strikes. Manuwa got back to his feet but Preux took him down and got guard. Manuwa went for a guillotine choke but Preux got out of it and transitioned to back mount. Manuwa scrambled to his feet and they clinch to end the round.

In round 2, Manuwa pressures him lands a huge right hand and then a huge left hand that drops OSP then dropped a few bombs on the ground to end the fight.

Saint Preux (19-9) is currently on a two-fight losing streak. In his last six bouts, he’s 3-3. He went on a two fight winning streak with wins over Shogun Rua at UFC Fight Night 56 by first-round KO and Patrick Cummins at UFC on FOX 15 by first-round KO. He then lost to Glover Teixeira at UFC Fight Night 73 by third-round rear-naked choke. He beat Rafael Cavalcante at UFC Fight Night 82 by unanimous decision. He lost to Jon Jones at UFC 197 by decision. He lost to Jimi Manuwa at UFC 204 by second round KO.

Manuwa (16-2) is currently on a one-fight winning streak. In his last six bouts, he’s 4-2. He beat Cyrille Diabate at UFC on Fuel TV 7 by TKO and Ryan Jimmo at UFC Fight Night 30 by TKO. He lost to Alexander Gustafsson at UFC Fight Night 37 by TKO, beat Jan Blachowicz at UFC Fight Night 64 by decision and lost to Anthony Johnson at UFC 191 by KO. He beat Ovince Saint Preux at UFC 204 by second round KO.

UFC 204 took place on Saturday, October 8 in Manchester, England. The UFC Fight Pass prelims started at 6:30PM/3:30PM ETPT with four bouts while the FOX Sports 1 prelims aired at 8PM/5PM ETPT with four bouts. The main card (PPV) aired at 10PM/7PM ETPT with four bouts.



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