UFC London video: Jonathan Pearce overwhelms Makwan Amirkhani for ground-and-pound knockout win
Jonathan Pearce took Makwan Amirkhani previous the purpose of no go back.
At the initial portion of UFC London on Saturday, Pearce scored the main end of the night time time with crucial efficiency in opposition to featherweight veteran Amirkhani. “JSP” stifled Amirkhani’s take a look at at a handy guide a rough get started early on, then took over in Spherical 2 to document a ground-and-pound TKO.
Watch Pearce’s fierce end above.
Pearce was once the visibly more energizing fighter after the outlet 5 mins and he cranked up the facility in Spherical 2. Amirkhani may merely not at all get his wrestling sport going as Pearce ruled the scramble scenarios. With not up to a minute final in the second one spherical, Johnson had Amirkhani caught in opposition to the fence and he poured at the floor moves, forcing the stoppage on the 4:10 mark of the length.
With the win, Pearce (13-4) has now won 4 immediately since losing in a light-weight bout in his UFC debut. Commonplace, he has won 9 of his previous 10 fights.
Amirkhani (17-8) was once coming off of a handy guide a rough submission of Mike Grundy on the UFC’s visit to London this previous March, then again has now misplaced 4 of his previous 5 fights.