Originally Posted by rockdawg21
I didn't see the poke, but I told my wife, "He got poked in the eye, look how he's covering his face." Then they showed the clip. There's no way he'd of covered his face like that if it weren't a eye poke IMO.
Exactly. These dudes are professional fighters and you don't see them wince up like that unless it's a poke. Ref should've halted action based on that alone.