UFC Stockholm: Aleksander Rakic Devastates Jimi Manuwa With Head Kick
The light-heavyweight division has another, rising commodity, as Aleksander Rakic quickly took out longtime contender Jimi Manuwa today at UFC Stockholm.
Aleksander Rakic continues to turn heads in the MMA world, as the surging light-heavyweight brutally knocked out Jimi Manuwa today at UFC Stockholm.
The light-heavyweights traded leg kicks to begin the fight. Manuwa winged a big left hook that missed, and moments later, Rakic crushed the British fighter with a left head kick that KO’d him instantly. With the vicious KO win, the rising Austrian moved his record to 12-1.
After remaining down for some time, thankfully Manuwa was up-and-standing as Rakic did his post-fight interview.
Here are the results so far for UFC Stockholm.
Aleksandar Rakic def. Jimi Manuwa via KO (head kick) R1, 0:42
Makwan Amirkhani def. Chris Fishgold via submission (Anaconda Choke) R2, 4:25
Christos Giagos def. Damir Hadzovic via unanimous decision (29-27, 29-27, 29-28)
Daniel Teymur def. Sung Bin Jo via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
Sergey Khandozhko def. Rostem Akman via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Lina Lansberg def. Tonya Evinger via unanimous decision (30-26, 30-27, 30-26)
Leonardo Santos def. Stevie Ray via KO (punch) R1, 2:17
Frank Camacho def. Nick Hein via TKO (strikes) R2, 4:56
Bea Malecki def. Eduarda Santana via submission (rear-naked choke) R2, 1:59
Devin Clark def. Darko Stosic via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Joel Alvarez def. Danilo Belluardo via TKO (strikes) R2, 2:22