Watch Donald Cerrone vs Alex Morono full fight video highlights from the scheduled event above, Courtesy ESPN.
Rodriguez vs Waterson took place on May 8 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada. Donald Cerrone (36-16, 2 no-contests) and Alex Morono (19-7, 1 no-contest) faced off in a welterweight contest in the co-main event, which was broadcast live on ESPN . Watch more video highlights below.
For more on Cerrone vs Morono, check out Steven Marrocco’s live blog from MMA Fighting.
Morono swaying out and is immediately enveloped by Cerrone, who turns against the fence. They jockey to position themselves against the cage and exchange the knees. Morono chokes Cerrone, then performs short punches before taking off. Another big entry and Cerrone takes a header. They collide again and Cerrone retaliates with kicks. Morono shoots hard, but Cerrone stays calm and works a jab. Kick now for Cerrone. Morono charges big, but it also has an advantage in terms of speed. The right hand lands for Morono. Kick for Cerrone, and he leans in under a punch to tie up. Again, Morono flips him over and throws him to the mat before landing a punch as Cerrone sits up. Cerrone leans under another large swing, and they knock briefly before a break. Big right counter for Morono, and Cerrone has a nosebleed. Back to the kicks for Cerrone, and a big right makes him crack. Short punches for Cerrone on the block, but Morono lights him up with combinations. Morono is simply faster. Big right hand, and another big right hand rocks Cerrone. Morono invades the fence again, kicking and punching. Overhand right lands, and Cerrone covers himself. It’s Marc Goddard’s queue to step in, and Morono seals victory on short notice.