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UFC Raleigh Highlights: Watch Herbert Burns Destroy Nate Landwehr With Booming Knee

Herbert Burns likely couldn't have asked for a more memorable UFC debut, as the featherweight scored a vicious knockout today in Raleigh, North Carolina.

Herbert Burns made his official UFC debut today on the Fight Pass prelims, but due to the jaw-dropping knockout he scored, a lot of folks are seeing what “The Blaze” did…

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Burns bombs out Nate Landwehr 

The Brazilian featherweight, who is the younger brother of welterweight Gilbert Burns, locked up a UFC appearance last summer by submitting Darrick Minner on Dana White’s Contender Series. At UFC Raleigh today he squared off with former M-1 Challenge champ Nate Landwehr.

As you can see by watching the clip below, Burns ended the fight with a booming knee in round one.

With the victory, the 31-year-old Burns moved his overall record to 10-2. Landwehr, who was also making his Octagon debut, has his fall to 13-3.

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In the main event of today’s card, which is being hosted by the PNC Arena, former heavyweight champ Junior dos Santos will take on Curtis Blaydes.  In the co-headliner, Rafael dos Anjos will battle Michael Chiesa in a welterweight contest.

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