Las Vegas, Nevada: Stipe Miocic stopped Andrei Arlovski with strikes in less than one minute, very likely putting himself in line for a title shot.
UFC 195 took place on January 2, 2016 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Stipe Miocic vs. Andrei Arlovski took place on the main card which aired on PPV.
Round 1: Arlovski started off the action with an oblique kick to the thigh and then missed a combo to the body. He tried a few more strikes, but Miocic landed a hard right hand to the ear that rocked the former champ. Miocic landed two more punches, sending Arlovski to his knees. Miocic stood over him and landed some more shots before Herb Dean stopped the fight!
Official Result: Stipe Miocic def. Andrei Arlovski via TKO (punches) 0:54 RD 1
Miocic is now 14-2, and could be the next in line for a title shot. Andrei Arlovski saw his winning streak snapped and falls to 25-11.
— UFC (@ufc) January 3, 2016
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