Anthony Smith Elbows Mauricio Shogun Rua To Sleep!

What A Performance From Anthony Smith To Defeat Mauricio Shogun Rua!

We are live at the main event of UFC Hamburg in Barclaycard Arena, where Mauricio Shogun Rua faces always dangerous Anthony Smith. Five rounds in the UFC Light Heavyweight division, and we expect a KO!

Anthony Smith shocked the world at UFC 225 when he ran Rashad Evans over in the first round of his Light Heavyweight debut. He has finished 26 of 29 fights via stoppage! Mauricio Shogun Rua comes with 20 knockouts in 25 victories! If he wins tonight, there are small chances he will be ignored for a title fight.

Round 1

Smith moves backward, good tactics, he doesn’t want to let Rua get close. Good right low kick from Rua. Good jab from Rua too. Smith uses his reach advantage well to land low kicks and punches. Rua feints low kicks, both fighters are very cautious. Good right hand by Rua, who connects with few punches.

Brutal Front Kick!

Anthony Smith lands a right front kick, then punches Rua well and Rua is in big trouble… Anthony Smith lands the rain of punches and it is only a question of time when Shogun will go down… Is this the beginning of the end?

Shogun Is Rocked!

Shogun doesn’t know what just happened, he goes towards the fence and Smith doesn’t want to let him recover…

An Elbow Which Ended The Fight!

What a right elbow by Smith, Rua is on the fence, he is bleeding… Rua goes down, the referee stops the fight! That’s it, a victory for Anthony Smith!

Even a few minutes after the fight, Rua is still on the fence, he can’t recover!

Check the highlights below:

Smith calls out Alexander Gustafsson:

Final Result: Anthony Smith defeats Mauricio Shogun Rua via KO

Anthony Smith improves his MMA score to 30-13, while Rua drops to 25-11.

Published on July 22, 2018 at 12:00 am
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