Wednesday night, Jake Ellenberger took another step in the right direction, defeating a very game Diego Sanchez in the main event of UFC on FUEL TV: Sanchez vs. Ellenberger. Fighting in his own backyard, Ellenberger used two strong opening rounds to fend off a late-charging Sanchez.
With the win, Ellenberger likely positions himself for a possible title-contending bout in the near future. Along with his victory over Sanchez, Ellenberger also owns a win over Jake Shields and is now 6-1 in his UFC career.
Check out the video below for complete highlights from the fight.