“Thought He Killed Dude Just Like That”: Fans Have a Field Day as Video of Michael Bisping Choking Out Steve-O Goes Viral

Published 05/22/2023, 10:08 AM EDT

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UFC Vegas 73 proved to be an exhilarating event, showcasing the immense talent and determination of fighters such as Mackenzie Dern. With a show-stealing performance against Angela Hill, Dern left the crowd in awe. However, the excitement didn’t end there.

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An unexpected twist unfolded after the broadcast of all fights. Former UFC champion Michael Bisping entered into the Octagon to engage in an unconventional spectacle with Jackass star Steve-O. While the fights inside the Octagon captivated fans, the post-event entertainment took a surprising turn.

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Michael Bisping, known for his fierce competitive spirit, found himself joining forces with Steve-O, famous for his wild and daring stunts. Then, the duo embarked on an unconventional encounter, as Bisping applied a chokehold on Steve-O with his consent.

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Fans react as Michael Bisping chokes out Steve-O

The sight of Bisping applying a rear-naked choke on Steve-O stunned spectators, who were unsure of what to expect next. The intense few moments, with Steve-O seemingly unconscious, left fans on the edge of their seats. However, Bisping promptly woke Steve-O moments after releasing the submission hold.

 

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Fans reacted to this unusual and unexpected spectacle with nothing short of wildness and excitement. Moreover, the duration it took for Steve-O to regain consciousness intrigued many fans. While others joked by attributing the incident to the fictional incompetence of renowned referee Herb Dean.

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Bisping‘s expression during the chokehold became a subject of speculation, with fans noting his momentary concern and surprise. Here are some of the fan reactions –

  • “That honestly took a long time.”
  • “Herb Dean Fault.”
  • “Bisping wanted to know how GSP felt.”
  • “Bisping looked concerned for a minute.”
  • “He kept it an extra 3 seconds for good measure.”
  • “Bisping was looking scared thought he killed dude just like that.”
  • “We gotta give it to Steve-O for always makings this high risk experiments lol.”
  • “He was scared asf.”
  • “This is a dumb thing to promote on social media.”

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Fans will remember UFC Vegas 73 for a long time, and not just only because of the fights, but also because of what happened after that. What are your views about this humorous moment between Bisping and Steve-O? Comment your thoughts below.

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Sushant Sharma

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Sushant Sharma is a UFC writer at EssentiallySports who has a keen understanding of the complex commercial nature of the sport. With a degree in Commerce from a prestigious institute, Sushant has a unique perspective on the multi-million-dollar industry that surrounds the UFC. He is an avid fan of the sport and has been following it closely since 2016.
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