Cezar Ferreira didn’t waste anytime getting a victory on Saturday night at UFC 163 as he defeated Thiago Santos in 47 seconds by submission.
Ferreira landed a left hand that stunned Santos in the first 20 seconds of the fight and once on the ground, he went for the guillotine choke. Once the choke was locked in, he fell to the ground and Santos tapped out.
Ferreira (6-2) has now won back to back fights in the UFC and this is his second career win by submission.
UFC 163 Results:
Cezar Ferreira def. Thiago Santos via submission (guillotine choke) – Round 1, :47
Thales Leites def. Tom Watson via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
John Lineker def. Jose Maria via TKO (strikes) – Round 2, 1:03
Anthony Perosh def. Vinny Magalhaes via KO (strikes) – Round 1, :14
Amanda Nunes def. Sheila Gaff via TKO (strikes) – Round 1, 2:08
Sergio Moraes def. Neil Magny via submission (triangle choke) – Round 1, 3:13
Ian McCall def. Illiarde Santos via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Rani Yahya def. Josh Clopton via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Francimar Barroso def. Ednaldo Oliveira via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
Viscardi Andrade def. Bristol Marunde via TKO (strikes) – Round 1, 1:36