Pros react to Jimi Manuwa’s one punch KO victory over Corey Anderson

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Pros react to Jimi Manuwa’s one punch KO victory over Corey Anderson

A key light heavyweight bout between perennial division contenders Jimi Manuwa and Corey Anderson served as the main event of today’s UFC Fight Night 107 event in London, England.

After a bit of a feeling out process, “The Poster Boy” was able to connect with a huge left hand that sent Corey Anderson crashing to the floor midway through the fights opening round.

Here is how the pros reacted to Jimi Manuwa’s sensational one punch knockout victory over Corey Anderson:

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Check out the full play-by-play from the UFC Fight Night 107 Corey Anderson vs. Jimi Manuwa main event below.

Round one begins and the fighters touch gloves. Manuwa takes the center of the octagon. Anderson is circling on the outside and lands a low kick to start. He shoots in for a takedown attempt but Jimi is not allowing it. Manuwa with a beautiful left hook to the body of Corey. Anderson pushes forward with a jab but then opts to circle out of the pocket. Manuwau with a low kick but Anderson fires back with a combination. Manuwau with a nice kick to the body but Anderson shoots in for a takedown. It is not there. He circles away from Manuwa but then comes forward with another takedown attempt. Once again Jim defends the shot. Manuwau with a hard left jab that sends Anderson to a knee. Anderson gets back up and circles out. Manuwa presses forward and lands a left hand that absolutely floors Anderson. This one is over! Walk off KO for “The Poster Boy”.

Jimi Manuwa def. Corey Anderson via KO (punch) at 3:06 of Round 1

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