The UFC Vegas 12 lived an impressive night, where Alexander Hernandez could get a big knockout. With the idea of maintaining a place as a 155-pound prospect, the American gave a spectacular performance to continue growing in Mixed Martial Arts. Now, being among the best projects of Dana White, he begins to think about what may come for him in the cage.
In what was the stellar of the Preliminaries, the 28-year-old American fighter liquidated Chris gruerzemacher with a great knockout in the first round. Hernández, who was finished in the second round by Drew Dober in mid-2020, was able to stretch his record inside the Octagon to 4 2. Other fighters like Beneil Dariush and Francisco Trinaldo also suffered against the latter.
It should be noted that the most important fight of the night went through Uriah Hall and Anderson Silva, who gave a real show in four rounds, until the Jamaican ended up with the victory. Thus, the legendary fighter from Brazil ended his career in Mixed Martial Arts, so the center of attention was there. This does not mean that the others were not important, in fact there were great and several completions throughout the night.
Being that way, after his triumph over Gruetzmacher, Alexander Hernandez He reported the following: “I am very happy about this win. He was a very difficult opponent and he knew it was not going to be easy. Anyway, we were able to do what we had trained in these last weeks and that is why we managed to take the victory. Now, to wait for what comes, which I hope is soon. I’m fine and I want to fight one more time before the year is out.
UFC Vegas 12 Results
Uriah Hall won by TKO in the fourth round to Anderson Silva (Middleweight).
Bryce Mitchell won a unanimous decision over Andre Fili (Featherweight).
Kevin Holland vs. Charlie Ontiveros (Middleweight).
Greg Hardy defeated Maurice Greene (Heavyweight) by technical knockout.
Thiago Moisés defeated Bobby Green (Lightweight) by unanimous decision.
Alexander Hernandez won by technical knockout Chris Gruetzemacher (Light weight).
Adrián Yáñez won by knockout Víctor Rodríguez (Bantamweight).
Sean Strickland beat Jack Marshman (Middleweight) by unanimous decision.
Jason Witt won by submission to Cole Williams (welterweight).
Dustin Jacoby defeated Justin Ledet (light heavyweight) by technical knockout.
Miles Johns won by unanimous decision to Kevin Natividad (20-18, 20-18, 20-18) (Bantamweight).