Dricus du Plessis secured his second win inside the Octagon when he faced Trevin Giles at UFC 264: Poirier vs McGregor 3 live from T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on July 10 (July 11 AEST). The pair squared off in the scheduled for three rounds middleweight battle, kicking off the preliminary portion of the card.
The contest didn’t go the full distance. After defending against Giles’ right elbow and a pair of hooks in Round 2, du Plessis countered with one-two combination, delivering a big straight right.
Dropping his opponent to the canvas, he finished the job with several big punches, and that was it. The referee called it a day at 1 minute and 41 seconds into the second round.
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Dricus du Plessis TKO’s Trevin Giles
With the win Dricus du Plessis updates his record to 16-2 and secures the fourth win in a row. Trevin Giles drops to 14-3, which snaps his three-win streak.
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