UFC 250: Raphael Assuncao vs. Cody Garbandt Play-by-Play

The co-main event of UFC 250 saw Raphael Assuncao fight Cody Garbrandt. Here’s how the fight went.

Bout 11: Raphael Assuncao (27-7) vs. Cody Garbrandt (11-3) (Bantamweight)

The fighters traded leg kicks to start. Both fighters were very cautious, not getting in the pocket much, only throwing singular shots. 

An odd scramble started the second round, with Garbrandt on the back of Assuncao for a second. They got up, with Garbrandt throwing a head kick after. A right hand from Garbrandt dropped Assuncao with a minute to go in the round. In the final moment of the second round, Garbrandt connected with a right hook that dropped Assuncao. 

RESULT: Cody Garbrandt def. Raphael Assuncao via KO, Right Hook (RD 2, 4:59)

My Scorecard:

Fighter Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Total
Assuncao 9
Garbrandt 10

Live coverage of the entire UFC 250 show can be viewed here.

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