It all took less than 40 seconds for former Welding Champion Bellator Andrey Koreshkov landed one of the most brutal spin kicks in MMA history, literally breaking his opponent in half! Bellator 274 was highlighted by a heavyweight match between Logan Storley and Neiman Gracie in Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville, Connecticut, USA. Koreshkov vs UFC veteran Opportunity RenEarl in the co-main event.
Koreshkov, who triumphed over the likes of Lyman Good, Douglas Lima, Benson Henderson, Chidi Njokuani and many others, defeating Rencountre adds the latter to his victory column via TKO via a rotating hook kick to the body as well as subsequent punches. The match ended in 38 seconds of the first round.
Andrey Koreshkov gets congratulations from the opposing team regardless of the result
Although Koreshkov is more experienced, Chance Rencountre is no less a tough opponent with 11 of his 16 wins coming from finishes and just 5 defeats in his overall MMA career. Regardless, once the fight ended with Koreshkov raising his hand in a spectacular fashion, it was announced the next day that Recountre had five broken ribs and a punctured lung, according to Rencountre’s manager. Brain Butler Au by Sucker Punch Ent.
Butler took to Instagram and captioned the XRay photo of Recountre’s broken rib “UPDATE: @ blackeagle_170 broke 5 ribs, punctured lung due to heel kick of @koreshmmarus last night. Not the result we wanted but the kick was well placed and could block anyone. Next time we’ll have a full camp and come back stronger. Chance is in good spirits and preparing for surgery. Thank you for coming @bellatormma the team was amazing with all their help. Congratulation @koreshmmarus and his team on victory. “
What do you think this crazy injury inflicted on Rencountre with just one dangerous kick from the very dangerous Koreshkov? The sport of MMA is vulnerable to either fighter, and it’s possible to imagine that sometimes you’re just a hit to ward off life-threatening injuries. What do you think is next for Andrey Koreshkov after this spectacular victory? Do you think he can be the champion again?
https://firstsportz.com/bellator-mma-watch-andrey-koreshkovs-brutal-spinning-kick-leads-to-series-of-critical-injuries-including-broken-ribs-at-bellator-274/ WATCH! Andrey Koreshkov’s violent spin kick resulted in a series of serious injuries including broken ribs at Bellator 274 »FirstSportz