“F*ck a bullet” – UFC Community Including Jon Jones Reacts as Fighter Miraculously Survives Brutal Head Kick to Win in Vegas

Published 05/14/2022, 10:27 PM EDT

The flyweight exchange between top-ranked opponents, Andrea “KGB” Lee vs Viviane ‘Vivi’ Araujo saw the Brazilian walk away with her hands raised. From the get-go, things weren’t going Lee’s way as the Araujo showcased dominant boxing skills, exchanging heavy blows in the first.

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The story of the fight sadly didn’t change at all, going into the second and third. KGB seemed to unleash some offensive of her own, Araujo takedowns and boxing proved to be too much. She kept Lee at her range and continued to land combinations, which was quite evident in the difference between significant strikes.

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In the end, it was ‘Vivi’, who came out on top, securing a dominant three-round decision win. She leads the stats on all fronts and puts herself one step closer to facing the champion, Valentina Shevchenko.

MMA fans and UFC fighters react to Viviane Araujo’s dominant win

The fight proved to be quite an exciting fare as Araujo produced some of her best performances both on the feet and on the ground. Naturally, fans and fellow UFC compeers enjoyed the exchange as a surging bantamweight contender, Chito Vera praised the duo.

One of the biggest moments of the fight saw Lee, landing a powerful leg kick in the first, but Araujo turned it against her. This might be the moment that compelled Jon Jones to post this cryptic tweet, pointed at ‘The Bullet’ Valentina Shevchenko.

The head kick was indeed the highlight of the bout, but sadly it could not produce a flush KO.

It takes a granite chin to absorb a head kick like that and Araujo definitely one of the toughest flyweights in the world.

Things picked up incredibly fast in the first and both fighters refused to dial down the pressure.

Top-ranked welterweight contender, Belal ‘Bully’ Muhammad took aim at Lee’s corner for not offering correct advice. He stated the fight could have gone her way had her corner tried to offer meaningful instructions. In a follow-up tweet, he also stated that the ladies might pick up the fight of the night, he said,” think this is bout to be fotn”

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Can Araujo scale the rankings and prove to be the next contender for flyweight gold? Share your thoughts below.

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Ayank Chourasia

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Ayank Chourasia is an eSports author at EssentiallySports. He has been writing since 2016 across various fields, having done his BBA from T.I.

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