There was an easy reason Abdul Razak Alhassan and Jacob Malkoun were paired up at UFC Vegas 24. And everything came down to their hands.
Just 4-1 to get in the evening, Malkoun additionally had experience as a boxer. Alhassan, meanwhile, had 10 KO/TKOs on his record. In ten wins.
Odds are the UFC’s intermediators who were very familiar with both males’ finishing possible as well as booked a stand-and-bang style affair for the UFC faithful on Saturday.
Alhassan threw out a high kick to begin round one, yet Malkoun ducked it. Malkoun took Alhassan down instantly, yet he got back up and landed some nasty arm joints. Alhassan was turning wildly, and Malkoun eluded for another takedown. Malkoun landed a trip, yet Alhassan stood up quickly. Malkoun put Alhassan against the cage and also was riding him. Malkoun finally got Alhassan on his back, yet Alhassan was right back up. Malkoun grabbed Alhassan’s back, yet absolutely nothing occurred. An additional takedown came for Malkoun with a min left; he was holding him down. Malkoun left Alhassan up as well as right away consumed four body kicks in a row. Alhassan threw a head kick to end the round. Through one, it was not the battle fans had anticipated.
Both boxers took the centre of the octagon to start round two. Malkoun landed two takedowns within 45 secs of the bell. Malkoun secured a guillotine, but Alhassan ended up of it. Malkoun had one more little guillotine locked up, yet Alhassan battled from it too. Flaunting his entry skills, Malkoun secured an anaconda choke, but Alhassan survived, as well, as Malkoun let it go. Alhassan made it back up with 1:30 left in round 2. However, he would certainly be controlled for a very long period. With a min left, Alhassan started with the body kick once more. With 20 seconds left, Malkoun connected with a right-hand man and shot in to end the round. Alhassan needed a coating in the third.
Both fighters landed kicks to begin round three. Malkoun landed a straight ideal and took Alhassan down once more, one min right into the finale framework. Malkoun laid on Alhassaon momentarily, eating up the clock, and Alhaassan took off to his feet. Malkoun eluded a high kick. He got in touch with one more right hand and shot in on Alhassan; Malkoun kept Alhassan against the cage for a minute and afterwards took him down again. Alhasaan attempted to rise. However, Malkoun maintained him down. With 12 secs left, Malkoun let Alhassan up as well as dropped to his back. Alhassan tried for a literal last-second haymaker yet missed.
A dominant efficiency by Malkoun. Alhassan might be back to the local scene afterwards battle, as it noted his 3rd loss in a row.