Giga Chikadze floored Jamey Simmons with a first round head kick tonight at UFC Fight Night 182 and then sealed the TKO finish with ground and pound.
Chikadze feels out with an early jab. He lands one and then attempts a head kick that just whistles past Chikadze’s head.
They go into a clinch in the center of the Octagon, but nothing comes of it. Chikadze tries for a front kick to the head without finding a home for it.
Body kick from Chikadze. Now a jab. Short left hand for Chikadze. Simmons into the clinch against the cage and trying to work a takedown, but his first attempt is stuffed.
Simmons continues to work for it against the cage. Chikadze attempts a takedown of his own, but it’s a stalemate and then he gets away.
There’s a bit of a lull in the action and then Chikadze lands a body kick. Now a head kick from Chikadze and Simmons drops back to the mat.
Chikadze swarms on him with a few punches on the mat and that’s it, the referee waves the fight off for a TKO finish.