Saturday night was buzzing over the knockout Yair Rodriguez scored against the Korean Zombie. After five rounds of back and forth action, Rodriguez executed an amazing strategy that knocked out his opponent in the last seconds of the fifth and final round.
— UFC (@ufc) November 11, 2018
This was a night full of respect and honor, as the UFC was celebrating 25 years of being the best in MMA. In addition, it was also a night where Rodriguez stepped in to showcase himself in the main event.
This fight is incredible. Both guys are warriors. #UFCDenver
— The Diamond (@DustinPoirier) November 11, 2018
After this victory, a second fight between Rodriguez and Frankie Edgar to earn a title shot against Champion Max Holloway or #1 contender Brian Ortega may be the best route. For the time being, Rodriguez will be celebrating a historic moment.
Who should @ufc's Yair Rodriguez fight next?
— The Athletes Hub (@HubOfAthletes) November 11, 2018
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