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Eddie Alvarez Decimates Rafael Dos Anjos to Win UFC Lightweight Title

Ahead of UFC 200, the UFC Vegas fight card featured a huge lightweight title fight between Eddie Alvarez and champion Rafael dos Anjos. And it had a pretty surprising finish, as Alvarez put an end to the reign of dos Anjos with a TKO at 3:49 into the first round.

Referee Herb Dean stepped in and called the fight after Alvarez got control over dos Anjos and repeatedly struck him in the face. Watch Alvarez’s post-fight interview in the Octagon by checking out the video below:

Eddie Alvarez Decimates Rafael Dos Anjos to Win UFC Lightweight Title

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And for more UFC news, read up on Jon Jones and the USADA violation that led to his being pulled from UFC 200!

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