After three years‚ UFC returned to London for its first event of 2019. This event featured a host of British talent‚ including Arnold Allen‚ who defeated Dan Hooker in round one. He controlled the fight from the opening bell. Other big winners on the night included Paddy 'The Baddy' Pimblett and Molly McCann. In addition‚ the card featured the UFC debut of Russian fighter‚ Alexander Volkov. The main event featured three top fighters‚ including Alexander Volkov. A stacked bill of fights included England's Tom Aspinall and Russia's Alexander Volkov. Aspinall was undefeated in four straight bouts and was looking to stay that way. The Russia native was the best of the bunch‚ winning three of his last four fights by knockout. He had previously defeated Alistair Overeem and Walt Harris. He also suffered a TKO loss to American star Ciryl Gane. The UK is home to some of the best MMA prospects in the world. This event featured UFC London's first London card in three years. The main event‚ contested at the O2 Arena‚ featured two unbeaten men - Alexander Volkov and Tom Aspinall. In addition to Aspinall and Volkov‚ the bill featured Molly McCann‚ Alexiev‚ and Dan Hooker. The show's main event featured an all-British bill featuring several promising fighters. England's Tom Aspinall and Russia's Alexander Volkov will try to remain unbeaten in the Octagon. Both men won by knockout‚ with Aspinall scoring three straight knockouts against Durden. Among the other big fights on the bill‚ Mokaev defeated American opponent Alistair Overeem with a TKO in the second round. Aspinall continues to dominate in the first round‚ taking Volkov down with a right underhook in round one. The second fight‚ a heavyweight fight between Aspinall and Alexander Volkov‚ features Aspinall's biggest victory in the Octagon to date. He is only twenty-one years old‚ but already has a record that stretches over six years in the UFC. The main event at UFC London featured two heavyweights. Aspinall submitted Volkov in the first round with an armbar. He displayed a lot of striking power during the fight‚ and he has the potential to be a star in the UFC. This is a great win for Aspinall‚ and he is a huge asset for the heavyweight division. The main event featured a big MMA main event. Aspinall defeated Alexander Volkov in a hard-fought battle. Another big fight on the card was a lightweight bout between Tom Aspinall and Alexander Volkov. Aspinall's win was the first in London since 2014.
His opponent‚ meanwhile‚ was outmatched by a tougher man than Aspinall‚ who landed a guillotine choke on his opponent. While Aspinall had to battle against a tough opponent in Volkov‚ he was able to outclass him early and make his opponent look unbeatable. Despite this‚ Volkov is a talented MMA fighter who has the potential to become a world-class champion. Nonetheless‚ the UFC London event's success depends on the quality of the fight between Aspinall and Volkov. The UFC London event featured a number of promising fights. Top-rated Alexander Volkov and England's Tom Aspinall are both unbeaten in the UFC. Both men are 28 years old and have four consecutive finishes in the Octagon. While Volkov is a veteran‚ Aspinall has not yet fought in the UFC in his career. In this event‚ he fought against a young opponent. The UFC London event was a huge success for the British fighters. Both Aspinall and Volkov won by TKO. While Aspinall was not able to submit Volkov‚ he was able to take advantage of his stance to land strikes. In addition‚ he won the main event by submitting Volkov in the first round. After the fight‚ he called out Tai Tuivasa and said that he will fight again.
#UFCLondon is about to get lit as Paddy Pimblett makes his sophomore UFC appearance vs. Kazula Vargas at lightweight.
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Tom Aspinall is now 5️⃣- 0️⃣ in the UFC! 👊 #UFCLondon pic.twitter.com/m8Fhd3qcYC — UFC on BT Sport (@btsportufc) March 19, 2022