Hawaii’s Tyson Nam was victorious at UFC Fight Night 178 with a second-round TKO over Jerome Rivera in a bantamweight bout at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas.
It is the second consecutive victory for Nam, who improves to 20-11-1 in his MMA career with a TKO just 34 seconds into the second round. Rivera drops to 10-3.
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It was the very first fight of the night in a card that culminates with the main event of a welterweight bout between Colby Covington and Tyron Woodley on ESPN+.