WATCH: Insane Hightlight Spinning Leg Kick Stuns Everyone at CFFC

Published 04/03/2021, 7:30 AM EDT


Cage Fury Fighting Championships (CFFC) was founded in 2006 has produced talents like Aljamain Sterling, Paul Felder, and many more. It also launched the legendary career of Kimbo Slice. The promotion has conducted numerous events, and their ninety-fifth event had a moment that stunned the MMA universe. Furthermore, it may have just unearthed the next big rising star in MMA.

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The eyeball-attracting fight featured Paul Capaldo take on Chris Vasil on the undercard of Kamchybekov vs Smith. In the third round of the bout, the 24-year-old Capaldo tried to kick his opponent in the abdomen. Vasil deflected it and went for a body kick of his own. Capaldo caught this and in a swift motion, he spun and landed a picture-perfect head kick to the left side of Vasil’s face.

Paul Capaldo didn’t engage in an O’Malley-style walk-off but rushed in to pound his opponent until the referee ended things. The kick was so powerful that the referee knew it was over and he had to rush in to tackle the fighter with the red trunks to hand him the win. The finish came in at 21 seconds of the round and Capaldo earned his third stoppage win.

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On the back of such a performance, it may be tough to deny the youngster a shot at the promotion’s vacant featherweight title. He could easily get the shot at the CFFC championship as he has all but earned the first title fight of his career.

How can fans watch Paul Capaldo in his next fight?

Fans can enjoy the live action from CFFC on UFC Fight Pass. The platform is home to multiple combat sports and streams such as Pride FC, Cagefighting, Strikeforce, and many other organizations including CFFC. The UFC Fight Pass is estimated to have over 250,000 subscriptions and can be enjoyed in more than 170 counties and territories. It covers all UFC events and nearly every UFC fight is available on it to stream.

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It’s a paradise for an MMA fan because people who live outside the United States can enjoy their MMA dose with no interruptions. For many people, it was only the source to legally watch CFFC 95.

Fight Pass has a monthly subscription for $9.99 and an annual plan for $95.99. Fans who were left impressed by the spinning kick can enjoy Capaldo’s next fight on this platform.

What did you make of his insane maneuver against Chris Vasil?

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Saurabh Singh

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Saurabh Singh Laledia is an MMA enthusiast who works as a UFC writer for EssentiallySports. His passion for the UFC infused with his knowledge of various fight styles such as Muay Thai and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu motivated him to pursue a career in combat sports journalism, as it would be where he could exhibit his expert views and unbiased opinions whilst keeping the fan’s perspective alive. He started watching the sport at UFC 53 in 2005 when ‘The Ace’ Rich Franklin beat Evan Turner to claim the belt and has traced the journey of the middleweight title right from 'The Spider' to 'The Last Stylebender'.

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