UFC 246: Conor McGregor vs. Cowboy Cerrone recap video

UFC 246: Conor McGregor vs. Cowboy Cerrone recap video

UFC 246: Conor McGregor vs. Cowboy Cerrone recap

UFC 246 held on January 18, 2020, at T-Mobile Arena, it was an action-packed event where five fights took place at the main card, and the top of the all was the TKO victory of Conor McGregor who stopped his opponent Donald Cowboy Cerrone within forty seconds of the opening round. The welterweight contender Cerrone could not land a single strike in the meantime, Conor landed 20 strikes out of 27 thrown and finished the job untouched, he also sent cowboy to the canvas. Cerrone could only through a single punch; a missed one. After this, Conor earned a position where he could get the winner of Khabib vs. Tony Ferguson, Khabib; most probably.

Before Conor’s brutal KO victory, Holly Holm defeated Raquel Pennington in their rematch via a unanimous decision, Holm landed 81 out of 129 thrown strikes while Raquel could connect 55 strikes and 38 of those 55 strikes were power shots, she also secured a takedown but that could not take her to the victory stand.

Before the co-main event, heavyweight contender Maurice Greene was beating Aleksei Oleinik till 2nd round when experienced Oleinik forced him to submit by the armbar.  Aleksei has won 46 fights by submissions from his 58 victories.

In the bantamweight contest, Brian Kelleher(20-10-0-0) defeated Ode Osbourne (6-3-0-1) in the first round via submission, before this both the fighters were exchanging strikes and it was looking like a KO stoppage by anyone, but in the meantime, Brian attempted a submission which forced Ode to quit.

In the lightweight match, Carlo Diego Ferreira won his bout by submission in the second round, he landed 43 strikes and absorbed 28 shots, from his 7 takedown attempts, he secured 3 and then Anthony Pettis submitted the match after being trapped into Rear-naked-Choke.

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