Chandler knocked out Ferguson with a straight kick to the jaw. This fight was named the best fight of the evening at the UFC 274 tournament.
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American fighter Michael Chandler defeated compatriot Tony Ferguson at UFC 274. Chandler knocked out his opponent with a front kick (straight kick) at the beginning of the second round.
The fight between Chandler and Ferguson won in the nomination “Best Fight of the Night”.
36-year-old Chandler won his 23rd victory in mixed martial arts. He also has seven defeats. He made his first fight in the UFC in January last year.
Ferguson, 38, suffered his seventh defeat (fourth in a row) with 26 wins. He has been with the UFC since 2011. In October 2017, he won the Interim UFC Lightweight Championship.