Conor McGregor blasted through Diego Brandão, winning the featured bout at UFC Fight Night Dublin by technical knockout on Saturday.
McGregor outstruck Brandão for the first four minutes of the contest, flooring him against the cage and finishing the fight at 4:05 of the opening round.
McGregor opened up with a couple spinning back kick attempts, while his opponent tried some high kicks. Brandão attempted a takedown, but McGregor used his momentum to gain top position as the fight went to the ground.
While on the floor, McGregor hammered away on his foe with an assortment of strikes. Once back on the feet, McGregor backed Brandão against the fence and landed a punch that sent the backpedaling Brazilian to the floor.
A sequence of punches to the grounded Brandão ended the fight moments later.
With the win, McGregor improves his overall record to 15-2. The Irish fighter won all three of his Octagon appearances and 11 consecutive fights.
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