5 most vicious leg kickers in ufc

Leg kicks are one of the most important weapons of the fighters considering how effective they can be in destroying an opponent. And some UFC fighters take it to another level of destruction. Here is a list of some of the most vicious leg kickers in UFC.

Israel Adesanya

Adesanya is currently the most talented striker in the UFC. He started his career in kickboxing. Adesanya destroyed Yoel Romero and Paulo Costa with his leg kicks. He landed 26 vicious leg kicks and knocked out Costa at UFC 253.

Justin Gaethje

The wrestler-boxer uses his leg kicks with immense power to drop his opponent down to the ground like a sitting duck. He then rains down his heavy jabs to knock them out. Gaethje has stopped three opponents with his ferocious leg kicks.

Jose Aldo

The former featherweight champion destroys his opponent with his savage leg kicks. Aldo was a soccer player in his youth, which gave ultimate strength to his legs. Urijah Faber once fell victim to Aldo’s leg kick. He brutally busted Faber’s left leg with 27 kicks in their match.

Joanna Jedrzejczyk

 Jedrzejczyk is a violent striker inside the octagon. She combines her punches and kicks together to knock her opponent. Jedrzejczyk landed an astonishing 78 leg kick against Michelle Waterson most in UFC history. Jedrzejczyk again holds the second place by hitting 75 leg kicks in a single fight against Jessica Andrade.

Edson Barboza

No other fighter uses leg kicks better than Barboza. He stopped Rafaello Oliveira in less than seven minutes with his vicious kicks. He is one of the nastiest leg kickers in UFC history. Barboza won his two fights using leg kicks.

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