Tavares and Smoak notch victories at UFC Fight Night Atlanta

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Hawaii's UFC fighters are 5-0 since November and that streak has been extended a bit more.

Waiakea alum Brad Tavares and Kapolei's Louis Smoak both walked away victorious Wednesday at UFC Fight Night Atlanta.

Tavares defeated Lorenz Larkin via unanimous decision for his fifth straight win and improves to 7-1 in the UFC.

His professional record now stands at 12-2.

Smoak shined his UFC debut with a unanimous decision victory over Alpetkin Ozkilic.

Smoak's professional record improves to 7-0.

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