A key middleweight fight featuring former division champion Chris Weidman taking on perennial contender Jacare Souza co-headlined tonight’s UFC 230 event in New York.
Meanwhile, Jacare Souza had most recently seen action at May’s UFC 224 event in Brazil, where he suffered a split-decision loss to the aforementioned Kelvin Gastelum.
Tonight’s UFC 230 co-headliner between Chris Weidman and Jacare Souza lived up to the expectations as the pair traded bombs for the better part of three rounds in a back and forth affair.
Check out how the pros reacted to Jacare Souza’s spectacular knockout win at UFC 230:
— Dan Hardy (@danhardymma) November 4, 2018
Jacare murdered someone this evening #UFC230
— Jared Gordon (@JFlashGordonMMA) November 4, 2018
I love Jacare. I’m crying 😭🐊🐊🐊🐊
— Lauren Murphy (@LaurenMurphyMMA) November 4, 2018
Props to @JacareMMA for respecting his opponent in a moment when many wouldn’t have been 🙏🏾
— Curtis Blaydes (@RazorBlaydes265) November 4, 2018
— Jimmie Rivera (@JimmieRivera135) November 4, 2018
Lehgoooo @JacareMMA !!!!
— Platinum Mike Perry (@PlatinumPerry) November 4, 2018
Dammmm. Jacare got them hands 👏🏻👏🏻
Such a classy dude! #UFC230
— Megan Anderson (@MeganA_mma) November 4, 2018
— The Mane Event™ (@EliasTheodorou) November 4, 2018
But what the hell was that did mirgliota want jacare to kill weidman wtf
— Luis Antonio Pena (@violentbobross) November 4, 2018
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