Khamzat Chimaev knocks out Gerald Meerschaert in 17 seconds at UFC Vegas 11; Twitter Reacts

by Jack Ol Sun Sep,2020
Khamzat Chimaev knocks out Gerald Meerschaert in 17 seconds at UFC Vegas 11; Twitter Reacts

Khamzat Chimaev defeated Gerald Meerschaert in just 17 seconds at UFC Vegas 11 registering his third win in the UFC. Earlier, he defeated two opponents in Abu Dhabi at Fight Island. Khamzat also made history with the quickest win-hattrick in the UFC.

Chimaev has fought three bouts in the UFC and has won all of them in the first round. He also broke Johnny Walker’s record by winning the first three fights in just 66 days while Walker took 105 days. The 26-year-old Swede is 9-0 in MMA, and 3-0 in UFC.

Twitter Reactions:

The MMA world was shaken with Broz performance as he knocked GM with a big right hand in just 17 seconds of the bout. UFC President Dana White has already been impressed with the Russian born Swedish fighter and has always backed him since his first fight. He couldn't control his excitement after UFC Vegas 11 bout and made a tweet.

The former UFC Light Heavyweight champion Jon Jones, who recently vacated the title, also congratulated Khamzat with a tweet.

Several UFC fighters and personalities were surprised by his performance and reacted on Twitter. Take a look.

More Biography