UFC newcomers Walel Watson vs. Joseph Sandoval meet in a bantamweight bout at UFC Live 6: Cruz vs. Johnson.
UFC Live 6 Results
Round 1 Sandoval takes center cage. Watson circles away and fires with kicks. A low kick to Sandoval's groin forces a stoppage. They restart. Watson catches Sandoval coming in with a high kick to the head. Sandoval, stunned, backs away and Watson lands a 1-2, then drops Sandoval. Watson followed him down, teeing off on Sandoval. Referee Mario Yamasaki stops the beating at 1:17 of the first round.
After the bout, Watson thanks Sandoval for the opportunity and is congratulated for his UFC debut win.
Watson was impressive, taking quick advantage of a significant height and reach advantage over Sandoval. The brief showing however leaves a lot of questions about Watson's game.
UFC Live 6 Results Walel Watson defeats Joseph Sandoval by TKO (referee stoppage) at 1:17 of the first round.