Uros Medic awoke the UFC Apex with a brutal knockout over a seasoned veteran.

Opening up the UFC on ESPN 55 fundamental card, Medic (10-2 MMA, 4-2 UFC) knocked out Tim Means (33-16-1 MMA, 15-13 UFC) with an uppercut and follow-up punches at 2:09 of Spherical 1. The occasion befell on the UFC Apex in Las Vegas.

With the win, Medic bounces again from an upset loss to Myktybek Orolbai in November. Medic has now gained three of his most up-to-date 4 outings.

Means, 40, has now misplaced three of his final 4 outings. Previous to Saturday, he was coming off a knockout win over Andre Fialho in September.

The up-to-the-minute UFC on ESPN 55 outcomes embody:

  • Uros Medic def. Tim Means by way of knockout (punches) – Spherical 1, 2:09
  • Victor Henry def. Rani Yahya by way of TKO (punches) – Spherical 3, 2:36
  • Austin Hubbard def. Michal Figlak by way of unanimous choice (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
  • Don’Story Mayes def. Caio Machado by way of unanimous choice (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
  • Ketlen Souza def. Marnic Mann by way of unanimous decison (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
  • Chris Padilla def. James Llontop by way of submission (rear-naked choke) – Spherical 1, 4:33
  • Ivana Petrovic def. Liang Na by way of submission (arm-triangle choke) – Spherical 3, 1:29
  • Hayisaer Maheshate def. Gabriel Benitez by way of cut up choice (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)

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