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Shakur Stevenson Breaks Down Felix Caraballo, Stops Him In Six

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WBO featherweight champion Shakur Stevenson made a successful 130 pound debut against Felix Caraballo, working him down to a sixth round stoppage victory in a non title fight at the MGM Grand Conference Center on Tuesday night.

Stevenson toyed with his opponent, breaking him down with every shot before, eventually ending the fight with a big body shot in the sixth round. The shot sent Caraballo to his knees and his gloves on the canvas and while stuck there because of the pains, the referee Tony Weeks was forced to end the fight at exactly 1:31 of the sixth.

With the win, the 2016 silver medallist Stevenson retained his unbeaten record and improved to (14-0, 8KOs). Stevenson was placed a 100-1 favourite, heading into the fight and he proved right the bookmarkers by winning all the five rounds (50-44, 50-44, 50-43) before the stoppage, dropping Caraballo (13-2-2, 9 KOs) twice in the first round…

UFC On ESPN 7 - Rozenstruik Stuns & KOs Overeem In Last Round

UFC On ESPN 7 - Rozenstruik Stuns & KOs Overeem In Last Round

Jairzinho Rozenstruik KOs Alistair Overeem
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Jairzinho Rozenstruik made a wonderful comeback on Saturday after losing the first three rounds against Alistair Overeem, ended the fight with a reel highlight KO with just four minutes left in the fifth round of the UFC on ESPN 7 Main Event at the Capital One Arena In DC. 

Rozenstruik landed a two hand combination in the fifth round, first a huge right hand then a huge left hand that sent Overeem stumbling to the canvas. The Suriname native just walked away after those combinations as though the fight had ended but the fight actually ended after Overeem reached his feet and collapsed again, forcing the referee to wave off the fight. 

Overeem opted for takedowns in the first few rounds with the technique basically to avoid the power of Rozenstruik while battling on their feet. Overeem fired at Rozenstruik with short blows and elbowse dominating the fight with his ground game. 

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Overeem basically broke through Rozenstruik's defense and sent him into survival mode when they both hit the canvas but while on their feetf he made Overeem pay while standing but seemed to be saving his energy for the final rounds and threw punches one at a time.

Rozenstruik finally took over the fighting the fourth round, landed combinations to the head,  body and some knees that forced Overeem cornered to the wall of the cage, eventually winning the round.

Then with seconds remaining Rozenstruik blasted Overeem with some dangerous combinations that ended the fight with just seconds left in the fifth round. 


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