Julian Marquez emerged victorious within the battle in opposition to Sam Alvey final night time at UFC Vegas 23. He knocked out his opponent with a choke key.
It did not take lengthy for the American to achieve the higher hand over his compatriot. In the second spherical, an enormous left hook allowed him to take management of the battle. If Alvey remained standing, there was nothing he might do with the string of punches that adopted.
And it's once more because of his left fist that Marquez introduced his opponent to his knees. This one gripped for some time, however was rapidly knocked out by the avalanche of blows. So that Marquez took the chance to go behind him and function a choke key.
Ninth victory for Marquez
Although Alvey didn't faucet the bottom to retire, he rapidly misplaced consciousness and the referee stepped in to validate Marquez's submission and victory. The ninth in eleven video games for the 30-year-old American, and all by knockout or submission.
– Spinnin Backfist (@SpinninBackfist) April 10, 2021
“Sam Alvey is a veteran. He knows how to fight injured and I saw him every time I grabbed his back I saw him exposing his neck so I went in for the choke but I couldn't put my hooks on him so I just grabbed a hold , put my head on the side of his head and I squeezed like I was trying to pop his head, ”defined Julian Marquez after the battle.