UFC bantamweight Douglas Silva de Andrade survived a nightmare of a first-round and a sickening lower to select up his second win on the bounce.
The Brazilian locked horns with American High Workforce standout Sergey Morozov early on Sunday morning on the prelim portion of UFC 271 in Houston.
And he secured one of many largest wins of his UFC profession by choking his Kazakh foe OUT COLD within the second spherical.
The MMA vet, in contrast to Morozov, regarded very tense early doorways and it confirmed together with his placing.
And he ultimately discovered himself on his again keeping off vicious floor and pound after being dropped with a nasty uppercut.
Morozov instantly went to work and opened up a horrific lower on the aspect of Silva de Andrade’s head with a nasty elbow.
Silva de Andrade weathered the storm however ate a wonderful spinning again kick to the physique earlier than being taken down.
Silva de Andrade got here storming out within the second and dropped Morozov with two nasty rips to the physique.
And Morozov discovered himself again on the canvas courtesy of an enormous proper hand after a quick interval following an unintended eye poke.
The jacked and assured Silva de Andrade then landed a picture-perfect spinning again fist and adopted up with two nasty knees.
A wonderful elbow despatched Morozov again to the canvas and prompted Silva de Andrade to take his again.
And after jostling for place, he sunk in a nasty rear-naked choke that separated Morozov from consciousness.
An elated Silva de Andrade stated in his post-fight interview: “I really like you Houston. Sure, good, let’s go.”
He added: “I had a tough first spherical, however i got here again and did what I needed to do. So that is the Combat of the Night time and Efficiency of the Night time bonus.
“I deserve $100K Dana White. Combat of the Night time and Efficiency of the Night time that is the bonus that I need. I am ready for the [next] opponent.”
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