John Dodson did not wait greater than 40 seconds in the first round to knock out Ryan Benoit and rejoice his Bare-Knuckle debut.
The two UFC veterans made their debut at BKFC 28 in a co-main occasion this Saturday in Albuquerque. But Dodson’s unbelievable pace, tempo and energy rapidly labored in his favor. He knocked down Ryan Benoit for the first time in the opening seconds of the battle, who managed to get again up, however Dodson got here again and knocked him down a second time. The referee allowed Benoit to proceed however he was in very unhealthy form. And consequently, Dodson launched a closing assault that hit the mark and knocked out Benoit, the referee then stopping the battle in the fortieth second.
Watch the knockout video under:
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Dodson was 1-1 in MMA since leaving the UFC for XMMA. He is now at BKFC. The final time he was in the UFC Octagon was at UFC 252, and he misplaced by unanimous resolution to Merab Dvalishvili. For Ryan Benoit, that is his fourth loss in a row. He left the UFC in 2021 after UFC on ESPN 28.
In June 2022, we confirmed you former UFC fighter Alan Belcher achieving a superpowered bare-knuckle knockout.
What do you consider this knockout?