Watch Li Jingliang vs. Daniel Rodriguez full fight video hihglights from the main card of UFC 279 inside T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Jingliang (19-7) has effectively accepted a fight against a much larger fighter who is more of a threat but nowhere near as big a name as his original opponent. Rodriguez (16-2) is riding a three-fight winning streak, defeating the likes of Mike Perry, Preston Parsons, and most recently, Kevin Lee, over a year ago in August 2021.
Jingliang was the heavy favorite over Ferguson and now finds himself as an underdog at UFC 279. He has fought the likes of Khamzat Chimaev, Neil Magny and Santiago Ponzinibbio. Li has managed 11 wins in his 16-fight run in the company. Most recently defeated Muslim Salikhov by TKO in round 2.
Official Results: Daniel Rodriguez def. Li Jingliang via split decision (29-28 x2, 28-29)