Leading off the evening of fights on Wednesday night, Chase Sherman returns to the UFC to face the debuting Ike Villanueva.
Bout 1: Chase Sherman (14-6) vs. Ike Villanueva (16-9) (Heavyweight)
Sherman connected with a leg kick in the first minute of the fight. Villanueva connected with a combination of strikes in the second minute. Sherman was connecting with his own punches, landing leg kicks in his combinations as well. Villanueva kept backing up against the cage, but he would charge forward for his short flurries of punches. Sherman put Villanueva against the fence in the final minute, landing numerous punches to the head.
Sherman landed another combination to open the second round, ending it with a knee to the head. Villanueva got hurt a minute into the round, losing his stance and crouching near the cage. Sherman came in with some punches and an elbow that cut open Villanueva and also ended the fight. In his re-debut, Chase Sherman put on a powerful performance.
RESULT: Chase Sherman def. Ike Villanueva via TKO, Strikes (RD 2, 0:42)
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