Joaquin Buckley scored one of the spectacular knockouts in UFC historical past on Struggle Island as he dispatched Impa Kasanganay with a spinning heel kick.
The organisation returned to Abu Dhabi within the hope of entertaining followers and Buckley has delivered a KO many consider to be probably the greatest within the firm’s historical past.
Buckley was locked in a forwards and backwards contest, (which may nicely win ‘Struggle of The Evening’) and located his ankle locked and along with his again to Kasanganay.
Nevertheless, utilizing unbelievable method and tae-kwon-do abilities, ‘New Mansa’ unleashed a surprising spinning kick which span Kasanganay’s eyes spherical in his head.
As ‘Tshilobo’ fell despondently to the canvas, the cheers echoing round ‘Flash Discussion board’ on Struggle Island may have been heard for miles as commentators and coaches alike joined within the celebrations.
Talking after the bout, the 26-year-old American confirmed he wished $100,000 in bonuses from Dana White.
He mentioned: “The boss simply informed me that he needs to present me the entire bonuses, so I’m welcome to it, I need all of it. To be trustworthy with you, it’s surreal; a cloud came to visit my head when he was speaking to me, so I couldn’t hear nothing, however as soon as that cash got here in, as soon as he talked about that, then it cleared up a little bit bit. But it surely’s superior, it’s surreal that Dana White came to visit and talked to me.
“It was simply open. I seen that he nonetheless had my legs, I used to be nonetheless capable of steadiness with him grabbing my foot, so I simply spun and kicked. I aimed and I fireplace and it bought the consequence we would have liked. I do know I landed flush, I didn’t know if I knocked him out although till he locked up and I mentioned it was sport over. I prepare it on a regular basis, the one factor that was totally different was him holding my leg, however I observe it on a regular basis.
“It’s been cool, the primary two, three days had been cool, however then after some time, simply being trapped and remoted, I used to be able to struggle. But it surely’s a stupendous place; they welcomed us with nice heat, simply saved us protected and saved us happy, so it was fantastic.”