UFC London results: Nikita Krylov mauls Alexander Gustafsson, fingers HOFer fourth without delay loss
Alexander Gustafsson used to be as soon as out of his UFC London fight with Nikita Krylov quicker than he ever got in.
An overhand correct clipped the three-time establish challenger, leaving him on wobbly legs quicker than Krylov clipped him with a left hand that finished the duty 67 seconds into the opening frame of the UFC London number one card bout.
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Gustafsson showed veteran’s savvy via recovering to his feet and pressing Krylov to the fence. The moment he let up, then again, Krylov endured to make use of the power, chasing him across the octagon with additional strikes.
A head kick used to be as soon as in part absorbed in the course of the taking flight Gustafsson, alternatively the left hook got by way of as he clutched one among Krylov’s legs.
The setback marked the fourth without delay loss for Gustafsson, who gave the impression now not in a position to absorb the damage and tear he sustained in his long and decorated career. The UFC Hall of Famer, who in 2013 earned his spot inside the history books with a “Combat of the 12 months” in opposition to Jon Jones, now faces an undecided longer term after a quick submission loss to ex-champ Fabricio Werdum offered his return from retirement in 2020.