UFC Fight Night 96 results: So much for the KO streak – Luis Henrique da Silva taps out Joachim Christensen

PORTLAND, Ore. – For a man known for slinging leather, and whose “Frankenstein” nickname comes as much from walking through punches as anything else, Luis Henrique da Silva picked a great time to become a jiu-jitsu stud.

In a fight that was all about the standup game, da Silva (12-0 MMA, 2-0 UFC) found himself recovering from his back late in the second, mounting Joachim Christensen (13-4 MMA, 0-1 UFC), then getting him to tap with an armbar with 17 seconds left in the frame. A...

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