UFC Vegas 49: Arman Tsarukyan beats Joel Alvarez.
Arman Tsarukyan defeated Joel Alvarez via TKO (strike), Round 1 – 1:52 at UFC Vegas 49 on Saturday, February 26, 2022, live from UFC APEX in Las Vegas, NV.
“You know, I love to surprise all my boxers. If he’s a wrestler, I want to wrestle with him. If he’s a striker, I’d like to attack with him… That’s my game plan, tire him out,” said Tsarukyan, who called for a five-round fight with a highly ranked boxer in the tournament. next match.
If you don’t like blood, this is not a fight for you to watch. In the last minute of the first round, Tsarukyan opened a large cut between Alvarez’s eyes. Immediately, blood splattered everywhere. Alvarez could not be seen and his face had to be heavily wiped at his corner. UFC commentators Paul Felder and Michael Bisping wish the fight would stop. The surprise was that Alvarez was allowed to advance to the second round. It didn’t take long before Tsarukyan ended the match with attacks as Alvarez was unable to see or defend himself.
With Saturday night’s win, Tsarukyan improved to 18-2, with five straight wins since losing his UFC debut in a short-lived substitute role to Islam Makhachev. The loss sent Alvarez down to 19-3 and robbed him of his four-win streak.
UFC Vegas 49 takes place on Saturday, February 26, 2022, live from UFC APEX. Follow along with FanSided MMA, who is on-site, for all your news and highlights.
https://fansided.com/2022/02/26/ufc-vegas-49-arman-tsarukyan-wins-bloody-cut-paints-octagon-canvas-photo/ Arman Tsarukyan cuts Joel Alvarez’s face in half