UFC London results: Tom Aspinall injures knee vs. Curtis Blaydes, second at once hurt TKO in headliner
For the second at once week, an hurt ended a UFC number one event as Tom Aspinall injured his knee against Curtis Blaydes in UFC London’s headliner.
The heavyweights had merely started exchanging strikes when Blaydes countered an Aspinall leg kick with a strong punch, and Aspinall dropped to the canvas, clutching his knee.
It was now not only a critical setback for Aspinall, who was once hoping to select up his sixth at once win and advance throughout the MMA Combating Global Rankings, then again every other disappointing completing for the UFC’s audience, which this earlier week spotted Brian Ortega stopped by way of a dislocated shoulder against Yair Rodriguez at UFC Long Island.
UFC London results
The authentic time of stoppage was 0:15 of the main round for Blaydes, who won by means of TKO in the primary event of the Saturday event at The O2 in London.
“I need the hurt hadn’t have happened,” Blaydes mentioned.
Aspinall was put in a leg brace and taken out of the octagon by way of cageside scientific officials as Blaydes gave his post-fight interview. The American might hardly ever muster any enthusiasm despite successful his third at once throughout the octagon.