In his first battle since being the victim of the 2020 Knockout of the Year from Joaquin Buckley, Kasanganay handled to send and overwhelm Sasha Palatnikov.
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 10: (R-L) Impa Kasanganay punches Sasha Palatnikov of Hong Kong in a welterweight battle throughout the UFC Fight Night occasion at UFC APEX on April 10, 2021 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC).
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Some effective punching and skilled grappling does the job for Impa Kasanganay.
It was an extremely effective bounce-back UFC look and welterweight launching for Impa Kasanganay at UFC Vegas 23.
Impa Kasanganay chokes out Sasha Palatnikov without needing hooks.
Kasanganay came out immediately on the offensive, shaking up Palatnikov early and scoring a takedown, remaining in top position for the very first half of the opening five minutes and searching for an arm-triangle.
Palatnikov did get back to his feet and got Kasanganay versus the cage, but Kasanganay still landed the more effective shots.
Kasanganay rocked Palatnikov almost instantly at the start of the 2nd round and entered into scramble mode, where he had the ability to lock in a choke without hooks and score a submission seconds into the second.
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