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Said Nurmagomedov defeated Douglas Silva de Andrade at UFC Vegas 58
Said Nurmagomedov defeated Douglas Silva de Andrade at UFC Vegas 58






Rising Said Nurmagomedov (15-2 MMA, 4-1 UFC) fought Douglas Silva de Andrade (28-4 MMA, 6-4 UFC) on the main card of UFC Vegas 58.

Round 1 – Silva started the action with a solid body kick, Said ate well and attempted a spinning back kick, but Silva caught it and got his back. Said fought with his hands and kept the action on his feet, he was pinned against the cage and his opponent started to wake up from that clinch. Said put some distance between them and landed a big harai-goshi that knocked his opponent down.

Silva climbed well and was hit by a headbutt. Said threw some fierce headbutts, but Silva stayed alert to avoid more damage. Said kept Silva within range and he knew he had to close the distance to get anything going. A bouncing hook brought Said to his knee, but it wasn’t a knockdown. He used his kicks beautifully to finish the round strong.

Said Nurmagomedov and Douglas Silva de Andrade left everything in the octagon

Said Nurmagomedov vs Douglas Silva de Andrade
Said Nurmagomedov vs Douglas Silva de Andrade

Round 2 – Said held Silva at the very end of his kicks, but he was fighting with a lot less volume. Silva very slowly started closing the gap and he landed some nice punches and Silva’s missed fist gave Said a takedown opportunity, he wanted the double leg but Silva stuffed it. They both turned at the same time but Silva’s fist landed and Said was down, Silva jumped in to end the fight but his opponent survived.

Round 3 – Silva immediately got back to work, but Said recovered well, a missed back quickly gave up his back and Silva threw him through the air, but Said immediately got back up. A nutshot from Silva temporarily halted the action and Said secured a takedown as soon as the round started. Silva pulled herself up well and got up again straight away.

Another missed spinning attack allowed Silva to take Said to the ground and Said lay on the mat waiting for Silva to attack. After a while, Herb Dean brought him back up to start the action. Silva went hot into his lane and finished the lap strong.

Relative – “He was at the beauty salon,” said Nurmagomedov, who slams Sean O’Malley for his bid to fight at UFC 269

Also Read – “The MVP of the Weekend” – Chael Sonnen Names Said Nurmagomedov’s Submission Win as UFC 270’s Greatest Single Achievement

Also Read – UFC Fight Island 8: Lerone Murphy def. Douglas Silva De Andrade by Unanimous Decision

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