Michel Pereira IS the UFC Vegas 9 highlight reel.
Pereira turned in more highlight-reel clips than every other fighter from the UFC Vegas 9 co-main event down. Check out finishes from Pereira, Ovince Saint Preux, Brian Kelleher and Andre Muniz.
Ovince Saint Preux def. Alonzo Menifield by KO via punch (4:07, R2)
Saint Preux and Menfield were loaded with bombs and OSP was the one to land flush in round two.
Michel Pereira def. Zelim Imadaev by submission via rear naked choke (4:39, R3)
Pereira beat an ultra-tough Imadaev from pillar-to-post, landing with flying knees, open-hand slaps and more.
Andre Muniz def. Bartosz Fabinski by submission via arm bar (2:42, R1)
Fabinski may regret going to the ground with Muniz. After avoid a tight guillotine choke, Fabinski fell victim to a vice-like armbar.
Brian Kelleher def. Ray Rodriguez by submission via guillotine choke (0:39, R1)
It was a short night for Kelleher who made Rodriguez pay for shooting the takedown. The best highlight of the fight; however, is easily Kelleher's walkout theme song.
Viviane Araujo def. Montana De La Rosa by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
Araujo picked apart De La Rosa on the feet, bloodying up her nose and chopping up her legs en route to a clear unanimous decision.
Hunter Azure def. Cole Smith by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Azure knocked down Smith in the first and dictated the pace in round two. Smith controlled the closing minutes of the fight with rear-naked choke attempts, but it was a clear two rounds to one for Azure.
UFC Vegas 9 takes place from the UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada on Saturday, September 5. The event is headlined by ranked heavyweights Alistair Overeem and Augusto Sakai. The card will air on ESPN+. Keep up with Fightful for all your fight night coverage.