— World Bare Knuckle Fighting Federation (@WBKFF) November 10, 2018
Chris Leben did what Chris Leben does, finishing Phil Baroni Friday night in the main event of World Bare Knuckle Fighting Federation 1: Rise of the Titans.
The event aired live on pay-per-view from Casper, Wyoming.
Leben was competing for the first time since a 2013 loss to Uriah Hall at UFC 168. The win was his first in combat sports since a 2011 knockout of Wanderlei Silva at UFC 132.
The card also saw Dakota Cochrane, stepping in for Brennan Ward, earn a second round knockout victory over former UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks.
WBKFF 1 Results
Chris Leben def. Phil Baroni via TKO (strikes) at 1:19 of Round 1
Dakota Cochrane def. Johny Hendricks via KO (strikes) at :21 of Round 2
Joey Angelo def. Julian Lane via split decision
Christina Marks via. Jasmine Clarkson via TKO (strikes) at 1:54 of Round 2
Robbie Peralta def. Jay Cucciniello via unanimous decision
Leon Mynhardt def. Nick Gonzalez via TKO (strikes) at :56 of Round 2
Josh Neer def. Mike Alderete via TKO (strikes) at 2:00 of Round 3
Joey Munoz def. Marcelo Alfaya via majority decision
Isaac Vallie-Flagg def. Cory Simpson via TKO (strikes) at 1:10 of Round 2
Juan Torres def. C.J. Leveque via TKO (strikes) at 1:33 of Round 2
Jeff Chiffens def. Fred Pierce via TKO (strikes) at 1:04 of Round 1