Everyone loves a good knockout and mixed martial arts is full of them. Boxing has it’s fair share of knockouts, but the four ounce gloves used in MMA make a punch that much more effective and oftentimes devastating. Here are some of the nastiest knockouts and TKO’s of MMA.
1: Andrei Arlovski defeats Travis Browne – the fight ended in the first round for more than 4 hours minutes. The event happened last May 23, 2015.
2: Brian Ortega defeats Thiago Tavares – this knockout win lasted for 3 rounds at the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Fight Night on the Henderson-Boetsch main card.
3: Yair Rodriguez defeats Charles Rosa – the fight was won via a split decision during the UFC held last June 13, 2015.
4: Charles Oliveira defeats Nik Lentz – during the third round, the fight ended via submission due to guillotine choke. The event happened during the same night that the UFC fight between Alves and Condit on May 30, 2015.
5. Gian Villante defeats Corey Anderson – this fight was won via technical knockout punches in the third round.