At the height of UFC Fight Night: Blachowicz vs. Rakic is an important light heavyweight match between Aleksandar Rakic and former 205kg weight champion Jan Blachowicz.
Going into the match, momentum is on Rakic’s side as ‘Rocket’ has won the last two skirmishes against Thiago Santos and Anthony Smith. On the other hand, Blachowicz lost to Glover Teixeira at UFC 267. The 39-year-old lost his UFC belt in that bout.
Rakic and Blachowicz engaged in an interesting fight that ended in a TKO victory for the Polish Powers in the third round.
The match was quite tense in the first round when two light heavyweights fought each other. Rakic used his grappling skills in the second half and knocked Blachowicz down.
However, things turned out to be unfortunate in the third inning. ‘Rocket’ suffered a leg injury that stopped the fight. As a result, Blachowicz was declared the winner of the contest.
UFC Fight Night: Jan Blachowicz vs. Aleksandar Rakic - Main Card Results
Jan Blachowicz protested. Aleksandar Rakic via TKO [knee injury] (1:11 of Round 3)
Ryan Spann protested. Ion Cutelaba through the program [guillotine choke] (2:23 of Round 1)
Davey Grant objected. Louis Smolka via KO (0:49 of Round 3)
Katlyn Chookagian protested. Amanda Ribas approves separation decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28)
Manuel Torres beat. Frank Camacho via TKO (3:27 of Round 1)
Allan Nascimento defeated. Jake Hadley passes unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
UFC Fight Night: Jan Blachowicz vs. Aleksandar Rakic - Prelims . Results
Viviane Araujo def. Andrea Lee passed unanimous decision (29-28, 29-27, 29-27)
Michael Johnson objected. Alan Patrick via KO (3:22 of Round 2)
Virna Jandiroba def. Angela Hill passed unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Tatsuro Taira def. Carlos Candelario passed unanimous decision (30-26, 30-27, 30-27)
Andre Petroski objected. Nick Maximov via post [anaconda choke] (1:16 of Round 1)
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