- Davey Grant is a foul man.
- The jiu jitsu professional confirmed he has dynamite in his fingers, too, knocking his UFC opponent out Saturday.
- Watch the ending two-punch combo proper right here.
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“Harmful” Davey Grant brutally knocked his UFC opponent to the ground with a two-punch combo Saturday on the UFC Apex in Las Vegas.
Grant instructed Insider earlier within the week that he was on the pinnacle of his profession and was aiming to take profitable momentum into the behind-closed-doors UFC Combat Evening 187 occasion.
He did simply that and extra on the night time because the 35-year-old ended the battle within the second spherical with a highlight-reel sequence.
Grant didn’t have all of it his personal means, although, as all three of the Octagonside judges scored the primary spherical a 10-9 for Jonathan Martinez.
A former street-fighter with extra battles than Jorge Masvidal, Martinez edged the opener with 19 of 38 signifcant strikes touchdown (50%) accuracy in comparison with Grant’s price of 21 from 55 (38%).
Martinez’s exercise decreased within the second whereas Grant upped the ante and closed the present halfway via the spherical regardless of complaints of a damaged foot.
Grant unfazed Martinez by switching stances to unleash a spiteful proper hook to the physique earlier than unloading a left hook to the jaw.
It was an exquisite, textbook, one-two body-head blow, and although it was sufficient to place Martinez down and certain out, Grant adopted up with a pair extra photographs earlier than the referee separated the pair.
Watch the knockout proper right here:
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Victory superior Grant’s professional MMA report to 13 wins (three knockouts, eight submissions, and two choices) in opposition to 4 losses.