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Sport UFC free fight: Uriah Hall stuns Gegard Mousasi with spinning kick for TKO win

15:15  29 october  2020
15:15  29 october  2020 Source:   mmajunkie.com

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Uriah Hall picked up arguably biggest win of his career five years ago.

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Back in September 2015, the middleweight striker stopped Gegard Mousasi in the second round of their contest, The fight went down in the co-main event of UFC Fight Night 57 in Saitama, Japan.

Hall had to survive a few scares on the ground in the first round, as Mousasi was able to take down Hall and threaten with dominant positions and close submission attempts.

In the second round, Hall wasted no time. He caught Mousasi with a spinning kick, stunned him, and then followed up with ground-and-pound to get a TKO victory.

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You can relive Hall’s big win in the video above.

Hall (15-7 MMA, 8-9 UFC) returns to the octagon this weekend in the UFC on ESPN+ 39 headliner against former 185-pound champion Anderson Silva (34-10 MMA, 17-6 UFC). The event is set to go down at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas.

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