In a battle of the following era of the sunshine heavyweights, Jimmy Crute KO’d Modestas Bukauskas. The 24 yr previous Australian who has UFC veteran Dan Kelly in his nook, fired proper palms with laser precision to complete the combat.
Jimmy Crute and Bukauskas seemed to commerce early, with Crute chopping away at the Lithuanian’s lead leg after which use his highly effective proper hand as a fast comply with up. Modestas did stuff a fast take down try of the previous Dana White Contender Series fighter.
Along the fence nevertheless, Jimmy Crute landed an unintentional knee to the groin. Bukauskas was virtually instantly prepared to begin the motion once more although. In hindsight, maybe he ought to have taken extra time.
Jimmy Crute, who additionally trains with heavyweight boxing famous person Dereck Chisora, fired and landed extra rights in an alternate. He additionally continued to redden Modestas Bukauskas’ lead leg.
Jimmy Crute with a transparent energy differential
A counter proper that got here proper down the center dropped Modestas. Quickly getting up he was clipped once more by one other one. A left hook alongside the cage was all that referee Anders Ohlsson wanted to see, stopping the motion. Jimmy Crute instantly jumped over the cage, going proper to the desk the place UFC President Dana White was sitting. And White congratulated him. The efficiency presumably units him up for a submit combat bonus.
The 2:01 of the opening round end was his eighth win within the 1st round. The loss for Bukauskas ends a 7 combat win streak. Post combat, Jimmy Crute did inform Daniel Cormier that he’d love a combat in opposition to Nikita Krylov subsequent.
Published 18 Oct 2020, 06:30 IST