VIDEO: New angle with Alex Poatan's brutal knockout at UFC 303 is released

Brazilian beat Jiri Prochazka after landing a devastating high kick at the beginning of the second round and defended his light heavyweight belt

New angle with Alex Poatan's brutal knockout at UFC 303 is released. Photo: Reproduction/Twitter/UFC

New angle with brutal knockout from Alex Poatán No. UFC 303 is disclosed. Photo: Reproduction/Twitter/UFC

A new angle captured by UFC cameras reveals the brutality of the knockout applied by Alex Poatán about Jiri Prochazka in the rematch for the light heavyweight belt (up to 93kg.) in UFC 303. The unprecedented images, released on Saturday (29), intensify the magnitude of the Brazilian's performance, who has established himself as one of the most dominant fighters in the organization's history.

With the dominant victory, Poatan consolidates his legacy as one of the greatest fighters in the history of the UFC light heavyweight (up to 93 kg). The Brazilian now has two titles in the organization, won in less than three years since his signing.


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Alex Poatan defeats Jiri Prochazka by knockout at UFC 303. Photo: Reproduction/Twitter/UFC Espanol

In the second round, the fate of the fight was sealed in the blink of an eye. Alex connected with a precise high kick to Prochazka's head, who succumbed to the impact with a devastating knockout. Herb Dean, central referee of the fight, did not interrupt after the kick and a few more blows were needed before the fight ended, which marked the second defense of the São Paulo native's belt in the under-93kg division.

The explosion of power and precision of the blow sum up Alex's mastery, who became the first Brazilian fighter to defend the UFC light heavyweight belt on two occasions. In his career, there are 11 positive results and two negative results.


VIDEO: New angle with Alex Poatan's brutal knockout at UFC 303 is released

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