Monday, November 28, 2022

Watch: MMA Fighter Lands Knee To Head For Vicious Knockout

MMA fighter José Delano threw a head kick that resulted in a knockout with his knee at LFA 143 against Jair Jesuino.

Delano and Jesuino squared off in a featherweight main card bout at LFA 143 in Recife, BR. The two featherweights looked to move one step closer to a potential title shot with a victory.

It didn’t take long for Delano to pressure Jesuino against the cage with his kickboxing. Just three minutes into the fight, Delano caught Jesuino with a knee-to-head knockout off of a kick that finished the fight in a brutal fashion.

MMA Fighter José Delano Sleeps Jair Jesuino In Knee Knockout

Watch Delano flatten Jesuino below for the victory.

The 26-year-old Delano is arguably one of the top featherweight prospects in the world following 11 straight wins. He most recently defeated Michael Stack and Jonas Bilharinho in a pair of LFA main event showcases.

Jesuino had also been on a roll with 10 straight wins entering LFA 143. He was making his LFA debut following stints in Gladiator CF and SC In Combat.

The LFA 143 headliner featured a vacant light heavyweight title fight between Bruno Lopes and Willyanedson Paiva. Lopes knocked out Paiva in the second round to earn the vacant belt.

Want to see more sick finishes? Check out our original Top 10 Finishes of the Week series here!