Viral star Joaquin Buckley picked up the place he left off on Saturday with a brutal end from Jordan Wright at UFC 255.
Just over a month after scoring the possible ‘Knockout of the Year' with a one-leg again kick, Buckley (12-3 MMA, 2-1 UFC) made the short turnaround to combat Wright ( 11-1 MMA, 1-1 UFC) and tries to maintain the momentum going.
Buckley did simply that, discovering a house along with his heavy palms within the opening moments of the second spherical to surrender and cease Wright simply 18 seconds off the body.
The middleweight bout was a part of the UFC 255 preliminary card at UFC Apex in Las Vegas. It aired on ESPN2 / ESPN earlier than a major pay-per-view card.
Buckley put strain on Wright from the opening bell of the primary spherical. He had fun, and virtually completed on the finish of the body. Wright confirmed his tenacity, nevertheless, and survived till the top of the spherical.
When the combat resumed within the second, nevertheless, Buckley charged more durable strikes and landed a tough proper hand to Wright's head which knocked him out.
After arriving, Buckley informed UFC commentator Joe Rogan he wished his grudge match with James Krause to occur subsequent.
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