Orlando, FL – Vicente Luque made short work of Hayder Hassan in Orlando on Saturday, as he finished the fight at 2:13 in the first by way of an anaconda submission choke.
UFC on Fox 17 took place December 19, 2015 at the Amway Center in Orlando, Fl. Vicente Luque vs Hayder Hassan was contested on the preliminary portion of the event.
TUF 21 competitors Luque and Hassan started off aggressively, with both men trading punches and circling each-other early on. Luque took an aggressive role, forcing Hassan to counter against the cage and pushing the pace. Luque shot in for a followup takedown, wrapped his arms around the neck of Hassan, and rolled into an anaconda choke with Hassan on the bottom. Shortly thereafter, the ref was forced to call the fight at 2:13, with the winner by way of submission, Vicente Luque.
With the impressive sub, Vicente Luque moves up to 8-5 as his opponent Hayder Hassan drops down to 6-3.
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— UFC (@ufc) December 19, 2015