Tag Archives: KO
The Black Beast Takes Down Tybura and Blows Up Twitter!

It may have taken Derrick Lewis until late to finish Marcin Tybura, but he immediately lit up Twitter with his KO victory. …read more

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Cerrone delivers KO, ties UFC record for wins

Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone knocked out Yancy Medeiros in the first round at UFC Fight Night in Austin, Texas, on Sunday to move into a three-way tie for the most wins …read more

Source:: ESPN

Posted on February 19, 2018, 6:16 am By
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Watch Nate Diaz Pull Out A Blunt On Live TV

Because of course he did. FOX Sports 1 censors were probably already feeling nervous when newcomer Jimmy Smith entered the cage to interview Derrick Lewis following his massive KO win …read more

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Pros react to Derrick Lewis’ comeback KO win at UFC Austin

Pro fighters on Twitter enjoyed Derrick Lewis knocking out Marcin Tybura in the UFC Austin co-main event. Derrick Lewis came back from the brink of defeat to knock Marcin Tybura …read more

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UFC Fight Night 126 results: Derrick Lewis finally takes out Marcin Tybura with KO in third

It wasn’t very pretty for Derrick Lewis at times, but when he put Marcin Tybura away it was vintage “Black Beast.”
Lewis (19-5-1 MMA, 10-3 UFC) finished Tybura (16-4 MMA, 3-3 …read more

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Watch head-kick sensation Curtis Millender announce his UFC arrival with a vicious knee KO

To fully appreciate Curtis Millender’s UFC debut performance, you need to consider a few things.
Just five weeks ago, Millender (15-3 MMA, 1-0 UFC) headlined LFA 30 at some fair grounds …read more

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Posted on February 19, 2018, 4:16 am By
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UFC Fight Night 126 results: Diego Ferreira impressive with KO of Jared Gordon after two years off

Fighting for the first time in more than two years, Diego Ferreira made his octagon homecoming an impressive one in front of fans in his adopted home state.
An emotional Ferreira …read more

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Video: Donald Cerrone’s memorable KO over Jim Miller

At UFC Fight Night 45 back in July 16, 2014, Donald Cerrone took on fellow veteran Jim Miller in the main event of the card. That night in Atlantic City, …read more

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LFA 33's Kyle Stewart wants KO of Jaleel Willis – who is aware, but not worried

Kyle Stewart and Jaleel Willis come into their fight tonight carrying the same goal and professional MMA record. The levels of intensity in talking about it, however, differ a bit.
Stewart …read more

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Posted on February 16, 2018, 8:16 pm By
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Ross Pearson admits he almost retired after last KO loss: ‘I didn’t think I could do it anymore’

Ross Pearson speaks to the media at UFC 221 in Perth, Australia about his decision win over Mizuto Hirota, snapping a four-fight losing streak, almost retiring after his most recent …read more

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Posted on February 11, 2018, 9:16 pm By
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Romero crushes Rockhold in brutal KO victory

There was no title on the line for Yoel Romero on Saturday night, but that didn’t stop him from finishing Luke Rockhold with two devastating left hands in Round 3 …read more

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Pros react to Romero’s brutal KO of Rockhold at UFC 221

Pro fighters were taken by surprise when Yoel Romero knocked out Luke Rockhold at UFC 221 in Perth, Australia. Pro fighters were surprised on Twitter, as Yoel Romero knocked out …read more

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UFC 221: Romero vs. Rockhold post-fight results and analysis

Mookie Alexander recaps UFC 221: Romero vs. Rockhold, including the vicious KO by Yoel Romero in the main event. UFC 221 is in the books, and Yoel Romero ended the …read more

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Posted on February 11, 2018, 6:16 am By
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Countdown to UFC 221 Romero vs. Rockhold (Full Episode)

Go inside the lives and gyms of four athletes preparing for UFC 221. Former champ Luke Rockhold and KO artist Yoel Romero aim to capture middleweight gold. …read more

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Thiago Santos blasts UFC rankings for favoring history over wins after tying Anderson Silva’s KO record

BELEM, Brazil — Thiago Santos scored his fourth straight knockout finish in the Octagon on Saturday night, stopping Anthony Smith in the second round at UFC Belem to tie Anderson …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

ONE Championship 68 highlights: A face-first crash with this 'KO of the Year' candidate

This past week’s ONE Championship 68 event crowned a new champion and also gave us an early “Knockout of the Year” contender.
“ONE Championship 68: Global Superheroes” took place at SM …read more

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Posted on January 29, 2018, 5:16 pm By
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'The Reem' Season 4, No. 7: The fallout of Alistair Overeem's brutal KO loss to Francis Ngannou

Alistair Overeem is the center of arguably the most well-produced documentary series in MMA. The latest episode of “The Reem” shows why.
The series currently is in its fourth season of …read more

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Bellator 193 post-event facts: Jake Smith cashes as big underdog with quick KO

Bellator put on its second event of the year on Friday when Bellator 193 took place at Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula, Calif. The main card aired on Paramount …read more

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Video: Watch Lucas Matthysse get bizarre delayed reaction KO vs. Tewa Kiram

It’s not often you see someone get viciously knocked out by a jab, but that’s what happened on HBO Boxing on Saturday night. HBO Boxing began its 2018 schedule with …read more

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Posted on January 28, 2018, 2:46 pm By
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Derek Brunson: 'I can still get to that top spot' after second KO loss to 'Jacare' Souza

CHARLOTTE – Derek Brunson realizes his knockout loss to Ronaldo Souza at UFC on FOX 27 was a setback to his middleweight title aspirations, but he still believes he can …read more

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Husein Kushagov buckles Michal Wiencek with brutal body shot KO at ACB 79

Husein Kushagov put an exclamation point on a confident display in his ACB 79 middleweight clash against Poland’s Michal Wiencek Saturday in Grozny.
Despite him coming into the bout off …read more

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Edward "The Ferocious" Kelly lives up to nickname with devastating KO

There have been many great knockouts in the history of mixed martial arts, and it’s often a matter of personal preference as to which one was the best. Edward …read more

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Posted on January 27, 2018, 5:16 pm By
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Video: Edward Kelly sets ONE featherweight record with 21-second head kick KO

Edward Kelly landed the kind of three-strike combination that most fighters can only dream of.
Facing the undefeated Meas Meu in a featherweight contest Friday at the ONE Championship: Global Superheroes …read more

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UFC 223 opening odds: Joanna Jedrzejczyk favored vs. champ Rose Namajunas, despite KO loss

It’s not quite like last time, but Joanna Jedrzejczyk is still the betting favorite against Rose Namajunas.
Champ Namajunas (7-3 MMA, 5-2 UFC) will defend her strawweight title vs. Jedrzejczyk (14-1 …read more

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KO in Boston was 'amazing,' but Calvin Kattar says there was something that felt even better

BOSTON – Calvin Kattar had been building his expectations around a night like Saturday for his entire MMA career.
Still, reality exceeded them.
What his official record will show is that Kattar …read more

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Posted on January 22, 2018, 5:16 pm By
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Abdul Razak Alhassan lands No. 1 on 'SportsCenter Top 10' with sick KO at UFC 220

It’s not often an MMA fight lands the No. 1 spot on the famous “SportsCenter Top 10” list. However, Abdul Razak Alhassan’s first-round knockout victory at UFC 220 was just …read more

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Posted on January 21, 2018, 8:46 pm By
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Alhassan electrifies Boston with huge KO

BOCHNIAK vs DAVISAfter a 1-2 start to his UFC career, Boston’s Kyle Bochniak needed to come up big at home in TD Garden and he did just that Saturday night, …read more

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Posted on January 21, 2018, 2:16 pm By
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Bellator 192: Rampage vs. Sonnen full fight video highlights

Watch highlights of the Bellator 192 main card, including a spectacular KO by Aaron Pico. Bellator 192 ran opposite UFC 220 on Saturday night, and fans at The Forum in …read more

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Posted on January 21, 2018, 8:16 am By
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Bellator 192 video: Aaron Pico scores devastating body shot KO

Highly touted featherweight prospect Aaron Pico didn’t take long to put away Shane Kruchten at Bellator 192. When Aaron Pico made his heavily hyped professional MMA debut last year, he …read more

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Abdul Razak Alhassan Lands the One-Punch Knockout (UFC 220 Highlights)

UPPERCUT SZN! BACKFLIP SZN! Abdul Razak Alhassan with the insane KO of Sabah Homasi at #UFC220! ???? https://t.co/n8TRDnRQP0
— FOX Sports: UFC (@UFCONFOX) January 21, 2018

(Video courtesy of UFC on FOX …read more

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Posted on January 21, 2018, 3:16 am By
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Video: Joey Davis scores spinning back kick KO at Bellator 192

Joey Davis may be an accomplished wrestler but don’t sleep on his striking.
Davis, a blue-chip prospect and former standout NCAA Division II wrestler in college who went 133-0 over his …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

UFC 220 video: Watch Francis Ngannou decimate Luis Henrique in ‘KO of the Week’

While UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic attempts to make history with his third-straight title defense tonight (Sat., Jan. 20, 2018) at UFC 220 live on pay-per-view (PPV) from inside TD …read more

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Relive Francis Ngannou’s KO of the Year Over Alistair Overeem (UFC 220 Free Fight)

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Francis Ngannou climbed up the UFC heavyweight ranks quickly capped off with the knockout of the year of Alistair Overeem at UFC 218. Heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic is …read more

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New featherweight Michael Johnson thankful he's not trying to KO 185-pounders

ST. LOUISMichael Johnson got the biggest obstacle out of the way when he made weight for his featherweight debut, and now he gets to enjoy the benefits.
Perhaps the …read more

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Posted on January 14, 2018, 5:46 pm By
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VIDEO | After 6 years away from fighting, Chris Lytle gets KO win in Bareknuckle fight


After some six years away from the UFC’s Octagon, former welterweight contender Chris Lytle made a triumphant return to fighting over the weekend, stepping into the ring for a bareknuckle …read more

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Posted on January 14, 2018, 5:16 pm By
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VIDEO | After 6 years away from fighting, Chris Lytle gets KO win in Bareknuckle fight

After some six years away from the UFC’s Octagon, former welterweight contender Chris Lytle made a triumphant return to fighting over the weekend, stepping into the ring for a bareknuckle …read more

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Posted on January 14, 2018, 4:47 pm By
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UFC Fight Night 124 video: Watch Doo Ho Choi destroy Thiago Tavares in ‘KO of the Week’

Despite losing his last Octagon appearance, the ultra-entertaining Doo Ho Choi will get a massive main event bid tomorrow night (Sun., Jan. 14, 2018) at UFC Fight Night 124 live …read more

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Posted on January 14, 2018, 5:16 am By
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Rise of the Predator: Francis Ngannou, from pro debut to 'KO of the Year'

At this month’s UFC 220 event, Francis Ngannou will look to complete an incredible rise from relative unknown to UFC heavyweight champion in the course of just two years.
It’s been …read more

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Posted on January 13, 2018, 9:16 pm By
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EXCLUSIVE | Mike Perry holds no ill will towards Max Griffin, but expects to score “KO of the year” at UFC Orlando

Perennial UFC welterweight contender “Platinum” Mike Perry will look to rebound from his recent loss to Santiago Ponzinibbio when he squares off with Max Griffin at UFC on FOX 28 …read more

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UFC 220 video: Stipe Miocic’s one-punch knockout of Fabricio Werdum gets ‘KO of the Week’

Stipe Miocic has four consecutive first-round knockout victories over a “Who’s Who” of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Heavyweight division. But, perhaps his most impressive of the bunch is his …read more

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World Boxing Champion Amanda Serrano Signs with Combate Americas

Combate Americas today announced the signing of five-division world boxing champion, including reigning World Boxing Organization (WBO) bantamweight (118 pounds) champion, Amanda “The Real Deal” Serrano (Boxing: 34-1-1, 26 KO’s; …read more

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Demetrious Johnson's wild arm bar wins Yahoo Sports Submission of the Year; Francis Ngannou gets KO of the Year

No matter how many times I see it, I remain enthralled by the arm bar that Demetrious Johnson finished Ray Borg with in their flyweight title fight at UFC 216 …read more

Source:: Cagewriter

Nate Marquardt – A Career Well Fought

Nate Marquardt celebrates after defeating Tamdan McCrory by KO in their middleweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at the Moda Center on October 1, 2016 in Portland, Oregon. …read more

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Posted on January 4, 2018, 7:16 am By
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VIDEO | Watch This Insane Rolling Thunder KO From Ganryujima 9

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Tiger Date with KO – Ganryujima always brings it pic.twitter.com/mjOkhnHy8w
— Jolassanda (@Jolassanda) January 3, 2018

Justin Gaethje. Yair Rodruiguez. Peter Graham. Marius Zaraomskis. These are just a few of the men …read more

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Satoshi Date scores wild rolling thunder KO over Shunsuke Kazuki in Japan

If the early indications are any example, 2018 is going to be a very violent year.
Japanese flyweight Satoshi “Tiger” Date kicked off the new year with a rarely seen rolling …read more

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Posted on January 3, 2018, 6:46 pm By
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Daniel Cormier says it’s ‘crazy’ Volkan Oezdemir thinks he can KO him quickly; Oezdemir fires back

Volkan Oezdemir won his last two fights by knockout in a combined 70 seconds against two of the top light heavyweights in the world. He has gone on record multiple …read more

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BE staff picks: Boxing’s best of 2017

Mookie, Ram, and Fraser pick the highlights of a great year for boxing, including Fight, Fighter, and KO of the Year. Boxing has had quite the renaissance year in 2017, …read more

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Posted on December 29, 2017, 8:16 pm By
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Diggin’ Deep on UFC 219: Cyborg vs. Holm - Preliminary card preview

Get the scoop on UFC 219’s preliminary contests, featuring rising KO artist Khalil Rountree and action fighting specialist Rick Glenn testing former lightweight contender Myles Jury. Due to the fiasco …read more

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