Carlos Ulberg’s a lot anticipated UFC debut has ended abruptly with a knockout loss.
The newest fighter from Metropolis Kickboxing to burst onto the UFC stage, Ulberg made his debut in Las Vegas on Sunday (NZ time) in a spectacular gentle heavyweight combat in opposition to Kennedy Nzechukwu – on the undercard to the UFC 259 super-fight between Jan Blachowicz and Israel Adesanya.
The loss will come as an enormous disappointment to Ulberg as a result of it was a combat he might and will have received.
Ulberg began the primary spherical sturdy and seemed to be the higher fighter early within the second, however he began to decelerate and together with his fingers down and chin up, he walked right into a brutal proper hook when caught on the octagon fence.
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Ulberg landed 115 vital strikes to Nzechukwu’s 65 however flirted with hazard one too many occasions and was stopped three minutes and 19 seconds into the second of three rounds.
Ulberg, who walked out to OMC’s traditional Kiwi hit How Weird, will undoubtedly have the ability to come once more and may win the combat of the night time in what was entertaining bout for so long as it lasted.
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