Hard-hitting light heavyweights conflict in this energizing matchup between Alonzo Menifield and William Knight. UFC 260 offers a large group of energizing challenges, and these 205ers will be hoping to give a staggering show to stand apart from the remainder of the card.
Alonzo Menifield (9-2)
Alonzo Menifield is going into this battle with a 2-2 record in the UFC up until now. While his last two battles were misfortunes, the two of them came against undeniable level resistance. Since joining the UFC in 2019, Menifield has gotten great successes against Vinicius Moreira and Paul Craig, too the previously mentioned misfortunes to Ovince Saint Preux and Devin Clark.
“Nuclear” is an athletic example with affirmed knockout force. Each of the 9 successes on his record have stopped via finish, with 8 successes by KO/TKO and 1 by accommodation. His forceful style and characteristic athletic ability permit him to get early completes win noteworthy consistency. Be that as it may, this raises the issue of how well his endurance can hold up, should his adversary battle off his underlying invasion. Devin Clark had the option to utilize his wrestling to recuperate from Menifield’s initial rush by using his wrestling, which just turned out to be more compelling as the battle went on, because of Menifield’s rapidly draining fuel tank.
William Knight (9-1)
A brief glance at William Knight’s record could at first make one think he is a close to reflect match of his rival. With 9 successes by and large, 8 of which are by KO/TKO, Knight has an almost indistinguishable record to Alonzo Menifield. Nonetheless, Knight has a few pivotal contrasts to his game that could similarly prompt his triumph or to his ruin in this battle.
What Knight needs stature he more than compensates for in bulk. The “Knightmare” is probably going to be Menifield’s actual equivalent in the octagon. He is likewise an amazingly skillful grappler, and the entirety of his successes outside of the UFC have been stoppages, basically by means of ground and pound, he has additionally shown the capacity to adjust to harder rivalry. Against the hazardous Aleksa Camur, Knight was able to utilize his wrestling ability to rule his rival on the tangle and granulate out a choice triumph. In any case, all battles start on the feet, and Knight’s just misfortune was a cycle 1 TKO stoppage.
This battle will be a genuine conflict of titans between two of the most athletic warriors in the division. Notwithstanding, the actual battle would seem, by all accounts, to be somewhat obvious.
Alonzo Menifield will go out firearms blasting in the first round and endeavor to utilize his size and solidarity to rule Knight. The more modest pen may make it simpler for him to corral Knight early and get him with a whirlwind of weighty punches.
In any case, Knight will doubtlessly be looking to one or the other secure up or carry the battle to the tangle. Should Knight whether the tempest or bring Menifield down, one would need to believe that Knight would have the benefit. In view of Menifield’s history, should the battle pass into the second round he will probably start to gas out. Notwithstanding, he will in any case hold knockout force, which Knight ought to be aware of consistently.
UFC 260 Fight Card
Stipe Miocic vs Francis Ngannou
Tyron Woodley vs Vincente Luque
Sean O’Malley vs Thomas Almeida
Khama Worthy vs Jamie Mullarkey
Alonzo Menifield vs William Knight
Jessica Penne vs Hannah Goldy
Jared Gooden vs Abubakar Nurmagomedov
Modestas Bukauskas vs Michal Oleksiejczuk
Gillian Robertson vs Miranda Maverick
Shane Young vs Omar Morales
Marc-Andre Barriault vs Abu Azaitar