The UFC delivers once again at UFC Fight Night 59 at the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts.
In the main event, Conor McGregor defeated Dennis Siver at 1:54 of the second round via TKO and moved into a spot for a featherweight title fight against current champion Jose Aldo. Dana White says that it we will likely see Aldo vs. McGregor in Vegas in May.
The co-main event featured Donald Cerrone taking out Benson Henderson via unanimous decision, picking up in second win in less than two weeks.
FIGHT NIGHT BONUSES:
Fight of the Night: Van Buren vs. O’Connell
Performance Bonus: Conor McGregor
Performance Bonus: Lorenz Larkin
The crowd was electric and the fights matched. Attendance was 13,828 and gate was $1.34 million.
Watch the post-fight press conference above.
Follow UFC Fight Night 59, the UFC travels to Stockholm, Sweden for UFC on FOX 14: Gustafsson vs. Johnson on Saturday, January 24.