After some shaky moments, Joe Proctor eventually found his footing and earned a second-round TKO victory over Justin Salas.

Proctor (10-2 MMA, 3-1 UFC), who suffered a massive hematoma on his temple, found his opening for a couple sneaky counter-shots to defeat Salas (12-6 MMA, 3-3 UFC).

The bout was part of Wednesday’s UFC Fight Night 45 main card at Revel Casino Hotel in Atlantic City. It aired on FOX Sports 1 following a single prelim on UFC Fight Pass.

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