Folks, it was a clean hit — and there’s even a Austin hockey commentator that agrees with me.
Regardless of the extraordinary nature of your KO, if you’re not Brazilian and you’re fighting in front of a Brazilian crowd, your stunning achievement will not warrant in audio merit from the crowd. It’s as if the audience immediately deletes your victory from their short term memory and swiftly moves on to the next fight.
When Jeremy Stephens knocked out Rony Mariano Bezerra with a shin to the head and a follow-up Hendo-like dive punch to the dome, the entire crowd at UFC Fight Night 32 was silent. It’s cool, however. The KO actually happened and we have evidence of it from Zprophet.
Even Dan Henderson was shocked at Stephens’ ode to the H-bomb