UFC on ESPN 7 saw two Walk away knockouts. The night started with one and ended with one too. In the main event of the night, Jairzinho Rozenstruik landed a right hand that busted Alistair Overeem’s face. Similarly, in the main event, we saw Makhmud Muradov landed a right hook that flatlined his opponent.
Makhmud Muradov took on Trevor Smith in a middleweight bout to start things off. The Uzbekistan native dominated Smith for most of the fight before finishing it at 4:09 minutes of the final round.
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Mouth piece flying
— Connoisseur of Combat (@ConOfCombat) December 7, 2019
Muradov was landing good combinations to the body in the early minutes of the fights. Compared to 96 total strikes(36 significant) of Smith, Muradov landed 183 total strikes(91 significant). He would have won the fight via decision, but what better way to win a fight than a highlight-reel knockout.
Makhmud Muradov threw a strong hook to the top that found the chin of Trevor Smith. As soon as Makhmud landed the punch Smith was out cold. His mouthpiece went flying across the ring as he felt on the ground in a very disturbing fashion.
With this win, Makhmud is on a 12 fight win streak at the moment. On the other hand, things are not looking good for Trevor Smith as it was his third loss in a row. Makhmud Makhmud also won the night bonus of 50k dollars for the highlight-reel finish.