In the final fight on the UFC Houston prelims, Curtis Blaydes & Adam Milstead stepped into the Octagon for a highly anticipated heavyweight tilt.
Blaydes came out strong, landing several devastating suplex’s before then taking Milstead’s back in the clinch. Blaydes lands another big takedown, marking his 4th in under two minutes. Blaydes lands another takedown and lands some ground & pound as Milstead looks to get back to his feet. Milstead gets back to his feet and Blaydes gets yet another takedown. Milstead back to his feet, appearing to potentially have a right leg injury. Blaydes once again hits a takedown and takes Milstead’s back.
Second round starts as Brian Stann and Jon Anik confirm that Milstead’s knee is injures. Blaydes once again gets the clinch against the cage. Blaydes takes Milstead down as he screams in pain and the referee calls the fight.
Official result: Curtis Blaydes wins via TKO.