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Diego Brandao defeat Jimmy Hettes after first round referee stoppage at UFC on Fox 15

UFC on Fox 15 took place on Saturday, April 18th in Newark, NJ at the Prudential Center and aired on Fox and Fight Pass.

The main event was a middleweight bout between Luke Rockhold (13-2) and Lyoto Machida (22-5) and the co-main event was Chris Camozzi vs. Ronaldo Souza.

Down below are the results:

Round 1: Hettes comes out, gets a quick double leg takedown, but Brandao right back up. They clinch and Brandao seeks another takedown. Brandao gets it and rolls to Hettes’ back. Brandao switches to side control, Hettes tries to get off his back and does with a great scramble. Brandao clinches, but Hettes is the one to put Brandao on the fence. Brandao is warned not to grab the fence. Brandao gets on top and in guard, he lands a series of big elbows. Hettes went for a heel hook, but Brandao rolled on his belly and got out. They’re back to striking with 43 seconds left. After the round, the doctor stopped the fight because Hettes’ ear is cut.

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Result: Diego Brandao def. Jimy Hettes by TKO (doctor stoppage) at 5:00, R1