Corey Anderson show cased his striking abilities against Matt Van Buren to win the Light Heavyweight Ultimate Fighter season 19 tournament. He made short work of Buren and looks to have a very bright future.
Here is the play by play from this fight.
Round 1: Anderson comes out and immediately rocks Burn. He drops Buren with a series of strikes and then ground and pounds Buren to victory.
Result: Corey Anderson def. Matt Van Buren via TKO (punches) – Round 1, 1:01
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