Shogun Rua (20-5) has avenged his loss to Forrest Griffin (18-7) with a KO victory at UFC Rio. Rua used a Muay Thai base as he caught Griffin with right and, left hooks that dropped the challenger for the finish with a flurry from the top that put the fellow former champion to sleep.

The finish by Mauricio Shogun Rua comes at 1:53 of round one.

Shogun now bounces back from a recent loss of his UFC light heavyweight title in a dominating fashion to newcomer Jon Jones.  Shogun will look