Fighters react to Jiri Prochazka touchdown a statement-making KO of Dominick Reyes at UFC Vegas 25.
Simply two fights into his UFC tenure, former RIZIN gentle heavyweight champion Jiri Prochazka now units his sights probably on the winner of Jan Blachowicz vs. Glover Teixeira, as he put away former title challenger Dominick Reyes in devastating vogue within the UFC Vegas 25 primary occasion.
Reyes entered this combat off two unsuccessful makes an attempt to seize the UFC gentle heavyweight championship, which additionally marked the primary two losses of his skilled MMA profession. Reyes dropped a controversial determination to Jon Jones at UFC 247, many which thought he deserved the nod in, and was completed by Jan Blachowicz at UFC 253.
Prochazka, the previous RIZIN gentle heavyweight champion, seemed to proceed the momentum he began with a second-round end of Volkan Oezdemir in his debut at UFC 251.
Fellow fighters react to Jiri Prochazka touchdown violent KO of Dominick Reyes at UFC Vegas 25
Prochazka introduced strain to Reyes all through the combat along with his unorthodox putting, busting open Reyes’s nostril within the opening body.
Reyes, nonetheless, wouldn’t be deterred combating with hearth as the 2 traded wild blows and tried to outbox each other. Reyes took issues a step additional by touchdown takedown and making an attempt to lock in a guillotine and a triangle choke.
Prochazka, nonetheless, proved to easily be an excessive amount of for him to deal with. And within the second, he dropped Reyes with a horrifying spinning elbow that brought about Reyes to fall to the canvas face-first and out chilly.
See how fellow fighters reacted to the knockout: