Blades stopped dos Santos in round 2 by TKO, let’s take a look what MMA community thinks about it. We have reactions from Francis Ngannou, Eddie Alvarez, Dominick Reyes….
Curtis Blades stopped Junior dos Santos in second round by landing a perfect right hand on Junior’s chin. Yes, no wrestling, just pure striking led Curtis to victory.
Curtis Blaydes will face former UFC heavyweight champion and MMA legend Junior Dos Santos as the main event of UFC Raleigh which will be held on January 25, 2020 at PNC Arena in Raleigh, North Carolina. Blaydes is having 2 wins in a row, while Santos is coming from a loss against Francis Ngannou.
Let’s take a look what fighters said after the UFC Mineapolis event. Ngannou explained his connection with Kamaru Usman and why he was in his corner – his tactics agains Junior Dos Santos, plans for future and many more
Francis Ngannou finished Junior “Cigano” Dos Santos in 71 seconds in the main event of UFC Fight Night Minneapolis. In the post fight interview Francis described his tactic against Junior:
Lewis vs Santos was main event at UFC Wichita which has been held on March 9th. Junior “Cigano” Dos Santos was victorious, he stopped Derrick Lewis in second round by TKO. Junior dos Santos leaves no doubt #UFCWichita pic.twitter.com/BHn2aZE86M — ESPN MMA (@espnmma) March 10, 2019 Playing possum #UFCWichita pic.twitter.com/LlUwjUXIXJ — ESPN MMA (@espnmma)
Junior “Cigano” Dos Santos stopped Derrick Lewis in second round. Dos Santos was more aggressive fighter, and Lewis was waiting to counter. By doing so, Lewis was open for body shots and Junior landed strong body spinning back kick and Lewis looked really hurt.
Tai Tuivasa gave it all, he was pushing Junior dos Santos for 3 rounds, gave him some hard beating, hurt his leg but he was pushing little bit too much. In 3rd round experience veteran JDS sow his chance and he counter Tai put him on canvas and from there it was only JDS.