The UFC Flight Night Main Event on Saturday in Las Vagas was marked by an enormous knockout of Czech Jiri Prochazka over Dominick Reyes on a again elbow.
It is definitely one of the knockouts of the 12 months. If Jiri Prochazka is a newcomer to theUFC, he already has the assurance of very giant. In the light-heavyweight class, he hit a giant blow, in each sense of the phrase, in opposition to Dominick Reyes. For his 2nd look in the octagon at the UFC, the 28-year-old fighter knocked out his opponent on an distinctive again nudge in the 2nd spherical. After martyring Reyes on the floor, he positively took the higher hand and signed a masterful knockout in opposition to the quantity 3 in the class. An instinctive gesture declared the hero of the evening. “After taking a counter, I didn't have time to think.”
A brand new rival for Blachowicz and Teixeira
After having already overwhelmed Volkan Oezdemir in September for his debut in the UFC, the one who occupies the fifth place in the rating and stays on 12 successes in a row in MMA switches to a brand new dimension with this new triumph. “It was a very beautiful fight, he commented almost timidly after his victory. I just want to show what the beauty of martial arts is but sometimes I rush a bit and make mistakes.”
While ready for the id of his subsequent opponent, the subsequent massive assembly in the mild heavyweights is for the month of September with the eagerly awaited struggle between Jan Blachowicz, holding the belt, and his first challenger Glover Teixeira. Two champions who might quickly additionally rub shoulders with Jiri Prochazka.