Eryk Anders made a mistake at UFC Battle Evening 187 on Saturday, March 13.
Anders landed a knee tot he face of Darren Stewart, whereas the Brit was dominated as a grounded opponent. Referee Her Dean dominated the bout a no contest because the strike was deemed unintentional and since the struggle was underneath two rounds.
Darren Stewart vs. Eryk Anders Preview
He’ll headline the occasion in opposition to fellow welterweight Belal Muhammad contained in the UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada. A ranked light-heavyweight affair between No. 11 Misha Cirkunov and No. 13 Ryan Spann will function the co-main occasion.
Kicking off the principle card is a middleweight matchup between Darren Stewart and Eryk Anders. Stewart final fought in September, dropping a cut up resolution to Kevin Holland at UFC Battle Evening 178 final September.
Stewart is 1-2 in his final three appearances, together with a first-round submission win in opposition to Maki Pitolo at UFC Battle Evening 174 final August.
Anders can be coming off a loss, struggling a unanimous resolution defeat to Krzysztof Jotko at UFC on ESPN 8 again in Could. He beforehand picked up two-straight wins over Gerald Meerschaert and Vinicius Moreira.
Right here is how the middleweight bout between Darren Stewart and Eryk Anders went down at UFC Battle Evening 187, together with round-by-round scoring. For full occasion outcomes, test them out proper right here.
Eryk Anders knees Darren Stewart whereas down
The 2 faucet gloves. Anders counters a leg kick with a proper jab. Anders lands a jab and Stewart come ahead. Stewart lands and raises his arms. Anders appears to be like to take down Stewart. Stewart defends within the clinch. Anders drops to a single leg takedown. Stewart wizards and defends. Anders lands a knee to the thigh. Anders is controlling Stewart and drops low for one more takedown. Stewart continues to fend off the takedown makes an attempt. Anders lets his arms go and tags Stewart. Anders drops down low and appears for a takedown. Anders is ready to management Stewart from behind and end the takdown. Stewart will get to his ft and they’re swinging. The 2 are squaring off. Anders drops Stewart with a proper. Anders is battering Stewart. Stewart is ready to get tot his ft. Stewart is again down and Anders pours on the strike. Anders then lands a knee to the top of Stewart, who’s a grounded opponent. Referee Herb Dean requires a break. Stewart is on the bottom and makes his method tot he ft. Stewart indicators to the physician and referee he’s OK. The physician just isn’t satisfied and tells Dean that Stewart is unfit to proceed. Dean calls the struggle.
Official end result: Darren Stewart and Eryk Anders is dominated a no contest [Illegal strike to a grounded opponent]
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