Alex Oliveira overcame the wrestling of Ryan LaFlare and knocked his opponent cold at UFC Fight Night Long Island. "Cowboy" will likely move into the top 15 after his win.
You can see an excerpt from our Fightful.com live coverage below.
#14 Ryan LaFlare vs. Alex Oliveira
Round One: The round begins with Oliveira attacking LaFlare with a front kick, LaFlare grabs Oliveira and he holds him against the cage wall. LaFlare scores a takedown on Oliveira and he gets side control, LaFlare attacks Oliveira with some knee strikes to the midsection. LaFlare moves to the half guard on a scrambling Oliveira, LaFlare returns to the side control position against Oliveira. LaFlare rolls for an arm bar as the round ends.
Fightful scores the round 10-9 for LaFlare
Round Two: The round begins with Oliveira attacking LaFlare with a front kick, LaFlare charges at Oliveira while throwing a punching combination. Oliveira rocks LaFlare with a pair of rights to avoid the takedown, Oliveira then nails LaFlare with a kick to the midsection. Oliveira also starts attacking LaFlare with leg kicks, Oliveira nails LaFlare with an uppercut and LaFlare goes out cold.
Official Result: Alex Oliveira def. #14 Ryan LaFlare by KO via punch (1:50, R2)