Many MMA prognosticators see the Nigerian-born fighter as a future light heavyweight competitor.
Nzechukwu, a previous Dana White Contender Series standout, did not disappoint en path to his 3rd straight UFC success. The TKO came at 30 seconds of round three.
Marques lost no time diving on Nzechukwus legs. All the while peppering Nzechukwu with ideal hands.
Nzechukwu fended off a number of early takedown efforts in round 2. Nevertheless, Marques managed to close the distance and drag the more youthful fighter to the ground. Incredibly, Nzechukwu was able to get back to his feet and land some nice punches of his own. Harming the Brazilian in the final seconds of round two.
Nzechukwu came out like a man had in the last round, ending the fight simply seconds in.
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Its a massive win for Nzechukwu, who, given that making an agreement in 2018, has just lost inside the Octagon to grappling wizard Paul Craig. The Fortis MMA trained Nzechukwu will likely spend some time off prior to returning to action for the third time in 2021. As for Marques. This loss ends a four-fight winning streak for the 35-year-old Brazilian. Marques might think about moving up to the heavyweight department in future fights; standing at 6 feet 6 inches tall and boasting a remarkable 77-inch reach, he is an outright physical freak at light heavyweight.
Marques squandered no time diving on Nzechukwus legs. Nzechukwu fended off a number of early takedown efforts in round 2. Its an enormous win for Nzechukwu, who, because making a contract in 2018, has actually just lost inside the Octagon to grappling wizard Paul Craig. The Fortis MMA trained Nzechukwu will likely take some time off before returning to action for the 3rd time in 2021.
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 25: In this UFC handout, (L-R) Opponents Kennedy Nzechukwu of Nigeria and Danilo Marques of Brazil take on during the UFC weigh-in at UFC APEX on June 25, 2021 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC/Getty Images).
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Kennedy Nzechukwu scores a substantial TKO triumph over Danilo Marques in the included prelim bout at UFC Vegas 30.
Heading into UFC Vegas 30, Kennedy Nzechukwu was a small favorite on the majority of odds makers books. The Fortis MMA trained Nzechukwu entered into the contest riding high off his UFC 259 fight of the night efficiency against Carlos Ulberg.