On Sunday, July 22, the UFC hosted UFC Fight Night 134: Shogun vs. Smith from the Barclaycard Arena in Hamburg, Germany.
In the night’s main event, former light heavyweight champion Mauricio “Shogun” Rua took on former middleweight Anthony Smith. The Brazilian Rua entered the headlining affair riding a three-fight winning streak, including a third-round finish of Gian Villante in March of 2017. Smith, meanwhile, announced himself to the 205-pound division in his last bout, crushing former titleholder Rashad Evans in under a minute. Only a minute and a half into the fight, Smith crushed Shogun with strikes for another first-round knockout.
The co-main event also spotlighted the light heavyweight top 10 as former title challenger Glover Teixeira met Corey Anderson. Over three rounds, Anderson dominated Teixeira everywhere to take home an easy decision
Anthony Smith def. Mauricio “Shogun” Rua by knockout (strikes). Round 1, 1:29
Corey Anderson def. Glover Teixeira by unanimous decision (30-27 x 3)
Abu Azaitar def. Vitor Miranda by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
Marcin Tybura def. Stefan Struve by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
Danny Roberts def. David Zawada by split decision (27-30, 29-28, 29-28)
Nasrat Haqparast def. Marc Diakiese by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-26)
Damir Hadžović def. Nick Hein by split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
Bartosz Fabinski def. Emil Meek by unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)
Nad Narimani def. Khalid Taha by unanimous decision (30-27 x 3)
Aleksandar Rakic def. Justin Ledet by unanimous decision (30-25, 30-24, 30-24)
Manny Bermudez def. Davey Grant by technical submission (triangle choke). Round 1, 0:59
Darko Stosic def. Jeremy Kimball by TKO (strikes). Round 1, 3:13
Pingyuan Liu def. Damian Stasiak by unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)