Shameful display. Absolutely shameful. What we just saw was yet another unbelievably awesome fight between two game competitors that was absolutely ruined by Yoel and or his corner. After Yoel beat up Kennedy for the first five minutes, Kennedy finally wore down Yoel, found his range and ended the second round with what would’ve been a likely fight-stopping combination.
Then Yoel sat down, his corner basically refused to leave the cage, then he wouldn’t get off the stool while Tim Kennedy looked on incredulous.
This is well after the 1-minute break, when Big John decides to confuse the issue further. Replay from GussyH on Reddit:
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Then Yoel said Yoelo, and decided to turn it up all the notches, finishing Kennedy. In a word, it was a big bunch of bullshit.
Nick has the recap:
And the controversy: