Latest News

  • Daily Mail
  • O2 Arena left stunned after Jorge Masvidal knocks out Darren Till with seismic left at UFC London

Source: Daily Mail
Rate: 5 5

See the news O2 Arena left stunned after Jorge Masvidal knocks out Darren Till with seismic left at UFC London from Source Daily Mail on 17/03/2019 has been updated to day with the theme on feedixo.

O2 Arena left stunned after Jorge Masvidal knocks out Darren Till with seismic left at UFC London

Published: 00:38 GMT, 17 March 2019 | Updated: 00:42 GMT, 17 March 2019 Darren Till vs Jorge MasvidalDarren Till was knocked stone cold unconscious by Jorge Masvidal at UFC London.This was supposed to be a return to winning ways at home for the 'Gorilla' after his title defeat but the air of celebration was sucked out of the O2 Arena.A seismic left stunned him, the same hand then sent the Liverpool favourite to the canvas before he took another needless blow on the ground.A hush fell over the arena as Till lay prone and medical staff rushed into the cage. Mercifully, he regained his senses and walked out of the octagon of his own accord.Jorge Masvidal upset the odds by knocking out Darren Till at UFC LondonRELATED ARTICLESShare this articleShareThis was devastating defeat for the man with aspirations of becoming the greatest fighter in MMA history.When 'Sweet Caroline' shook the packed house to their core during the ring walk, this had the feel of another special night.Masvidal came out of the traps like a greyhound and immediately gave Till a wallop in the crown jewels.There was a momentary delay and then the 'Gorilla' exacted some sweet revenge, flooring the American with a crunching right hand.To a man, everyone in the crowd leapt to their feet but 'Gamebred' survived and even seemed managed to crack a smile as the pair traded blows to see out an enthralling opener.Masvidal silenced the O2 Arena by landing a seismic left on the Liverpool favouriteAgain there was a misdemeanour to kick off the round, this time Till was at fault for an eye poke. Masvidal shook it off. The smiles from his opponent were becoming more frequent and the pantomime villain was gathering momentum, picking up Till's timing and rhythm.Midway through the second, Masvidal drew Till onto a feint then landed flush over the top. The combination that followed was venomously accurate. The No 3 contender was out before he hit the ground.This was a grim reality check for Till but the plaudits must go to Masvidal who showed remarkable composure to come back from his early knockdown and produce one of the most savage finishes in recent memory.Gunnar Nelson vs Leon EdwardsIn the face of the Icelandic Thunder Clap and chants of 'Ole Ole Ole', Leon Edwards silenced the naysayers to win his co-main event welterweight scrap with Gunnar Nelson by unanimous decision.'Rocky' showed admirable patience early on, controlling the first round with top position but the flashpoint of the fight came in the second. A stabbing elbow felled Nelson and only the clock saved him from a further pummelling with horrible swelling on his eye.Nelson came back to win the third, eventually managing to execute a takedown but Edwards clung on as the seconds ticked away.In this shark tank of a division, the Birmingham native has now earned wins over Cerrone and Nelson, which should put him right in the mix for a match-up with a genuine top level contender.Leon Edwards beat fellow welterweight Gunnar Nelson by unanimous decisionVolkan Oezdemir vs Dominick ReyesVolkan Oezdemir marked a step up in class for unbeaten light-heavyweight Reyes but the American acquitted himself well enough over the first couple of rounds.He trudged back to the corner with a bloodied nose after eating one too many neat, accurate shots from his Swiss opponent but also landed enough kicks of his own to keep the judges interested.There was a steely determination about Oezdemir following successive defeats and he edged the grappling exchanges without managing to make hay from dominant positions. With a couple of minutes left in the fight, it was Reyes...

The news of the agency (Daily Mail) and site feedixo any responsibility in publishing it.

See the news O2 Arena left stunned after Jorge Masvidal knocks out Darren Till with seismic left at UFC London from Source Daily Mail on 17/03/2019 has been updated to day with the theme on feedixo.