UFC 215 'Fight Motion:' In which Gilbert Melendez's lower leg swells up instantly

Jeremy Stephens delivered a barrage of low kicks to Gilbert Melendezand, as we in the “Fight Motion: highlights for this past Saturday’s UFC 215 bout, the swelling began instantly and forced Melendez to the mat.
The super-slow-motion highlights capture the action from the event atRogers place in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada., which aired on pay-per-view following prelims on FS1 and UFC Fight Pass.Melendez(22-7 MMA, 1-5 UFC) once again proved his durability in the cage, but hed probably just as soon forget all about his featherweight debut against Stephens(26-14 MMA, 13-13 UFC) as he dropped a unanimous decision with scores of 30-26, 30-26 and 30-25. The story of the fight was the repeated low kicks that hammered Melendez’s left leg.“Fight Motion” highlights also include the main event, which champ Amanda Nunes(15-4 MMA, 8-1 UFC) won over Valentina Shevchenko (14-3 MMA, 3-2 UFC) by a narrow unanimous decision and Henry Cejudo (11-2 MMA, 5-2 UFC) finishing Wilson Reis (22-8 MMA, 6-4 UFC) via second-round TKO.
Check out the Fight Motion highlights above.For more onUFC 215, visit theUFC Eventssection of the site.



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