UFC Vegas 23: Pros react to Marvin Vettori outclassing Kevin Holland

UFC Vegas 23: Pros react to Marvin Vettori outclassing Kevin Holland

Vettori, who came into this bout as the No. 6 middleweight contender, entered this fight on a four-fight win streak. Vettori scored decision wins over Cezar Ferreira and Andrew Sanchez, along with submitted Karl Roberson, prior to scoring his consentaneous choice win over Jack Hermansson in December. The win over Hermansson marked the greatest win of Vettoris career thus far.
Vettori was initially arranged to face Darren Till in this primary occasion, however Till was required out of the bout on March 30 due to a broken collarbone.
In 2020, Holland went 5-for-5 in Octagon bouts, connecting a UFC record for the majority of wins in a calendar year. Holland, FanSided MMAs 2020 Fight of the Year, who entered this battle ranked No. 10, competed simply a couple of weeks back at UFC Vegas 22, losing a one-sided decision to Derek Brunson.
Fellow Fighters respond to Marvin Vettori controling Kevin Holland with grappling at UFC Vegas 23.
Despite a relatively close first round, the fight was a total domination by Vettori thanks to his grappling. Vettori scored a UFC middleweight record 11 takedown attempts in the outing, overwhelming Holland and giving him little time to counter. Vettori did some major damage to by opening up a cut around Hollands eye in the second.
Vettori swept the scorecards in the one-sided decision.
See how fellow fighters on Twitter reacted to Vettoris win:.

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 10: In this handout image supplied by UFC, (R-L) Marvin Vettori of Italy removes Kevin Holland in a middleweight battle during the UFC Fight Night occasion at UFC APEX on April 10, 2021 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC by means of Getty Images).
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Fighters chime in on the Marvin Vettori vs. Kevin Holland UFC Vegas 23 main occasion.
Marvin Vettori feels ready for a rematch with present UFC middleweight champ Israel Adesanya, and he made his case known with a controling win over Kevin Holland in the primary occasion of UFC Vegas 23.

1 class at Touch em up University would change alot of fighters life!!!!
— Jamahal “Sweet Dreams” Hill (@JamahalH) April 10, 2021.

UFC be like. “Oh y all both wan na battle people, ok you & & Derek gon na be battling each other”. #UFCVegas 23.
— Derek Brunson (@DerekBrunson) April 10, 2021.

I still wan na see till vs vetorri that wouldve been fire.
— Belal Muhammad (@bullyb170) April 10, 2021.

Vettori, who came into this bout as the No. 6 middleweight contender, entered this fight on a four-fight win streak. Regardless of a fairly close very first round, the fight was a complete supremacy by Vettori thanks to his grappling. Vettori scored a UFC middleweight record 11 takedown attempts in the getaway, overwhelming Holland and giving him little time to counter. Vettori did some major damage to by opening up a cut around Hollands eye in the 2nd.
UFC be like.

Uninteresting ♂ …– Andre Ewell (@daii24_dre) April 10, 2021.

UFC Vegas 23 happened on Saturday, April 10, 2021, live from the UFC Apex in Las Vegas, NV. Follow together with FanSided, who is on-site, for all your live news and highlights.

Once he actually focuses on it, on the brighter side Holland just got 50 min of wrestling experience in 3 weeks i think thats gon na be big for him.
— Belal Muhammad (@bullyb170) April 10, 2021.

Guy dawg never ever heard of a cross face before hmm? ♂ ♂ ♂.
— Jamahal “Sweet Dreams” Hill (@JamahalH) April 10, 2021.