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Luke Rockhold finishes Lyoto Machida in style 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.

Fighter: Lyoto Machida (22-6) 9 KO, 2 Sub & 11 DEC wins. He is 3-3 in his last six fights, currently 1-2 in his last three his last three bouts. He is currently on a one fight losing streak. He lost to Phil Divas at UFC 163 by unanimous decision, but then beat Mark Munoz in October of that same year by first round head kick and then Gegard Mousasi in February of 2014 by unanimous decision. He lost to Chris Weidman in a Middleweight Title bout at UFC 175 by a five-round unanimous decision. In his next and last bout prior to UFC on Fox 15, he beat C.B Dollaway in December of 2014 by first round TKO. In his last bout, he lost to Luke Rockhold at UFC on Fox 15.

Fighter: Luke Rockhold (14-2) 3 KO, 9 Sub & 2 DEC wins. Rockhold is 5-1 in his last six fights, he is on a four fight winning streak. He beat Tim Kennedy in June of 2012 under the Strikeforce banner by a five-round decision victory. He made his UFC debut against Vitor Belfort, but lost by first round head kick in May of 2013. He then went on to beat Costas Philippou in January of 2014 by first round kick to the body knockout. Then beat Tim Boetsch at UFC 172 by first round triangle kimura. In his next he beat Michael Bisping in November of 2014 by second round guillotine choke. In his last bout, he beat Lyoto Machida at UFC on Fox 15.

Result: Luke Rockhold def. Lyoto Machida via submission (rear-naked choke) - Round 2, 2:31

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