Cory Sandhagen's dominant victory over Rob Font may have been a landslide on the scorecards, but the manner of his victory didn't impress the watching crowd at UFC Nashville, as "The Sandman" turned to his ground game to claim a shutout decision victory.
It might not have been the striker-versus-striker matchup many people were hoping for, but Cory Sandhagen continued to build a compelling case for a shot at the UFC bantamweight title with a five-round shutout of fellow contender Rob Font at UFC Nashville.
UFC Nashville weigh-ins: Catchweight main event official as Sandhagen and Font make weight in Tennessee
The fighters took to the scale in Tennessee ahead of UFC Nashville, with 23 of the 24 athletes set for action hitting their contracted weights during the two-hour early-morning session.
Top 10 bantamweights will go head to head in a main event clash with potential championship ramifications in Nashville, Tennessee this weekend.
Popular UFC featherweight Billy Quarantillo was riding the crest of a wave, but a tough defeat to Edson Barboza derailed his momentum. Now “Billy Q” is back, and ready to get back to winning ways at UFC Nashville.