Struggle admirers witnessed 1 of the finest finishes of 2020 previously currently (Sat., Oct. 10, 2020) at KSW 55 from within the Wytwornia Club in Lodz, Poland, as veteran Mamed Khalidov caught Scott Askham with a preposterous swap kick knockout.
Khalidov, who was battling Askham in a rematch for the KSW middleweight championship, caught the Englishman with a switch kick on the go following a blend try in the center of the cage. Askham fell backwards into the fence and Khalidov adopted up with a couple hammer fists before the referee stepped in.
Look at out the Knockout of the 12 months prospect above courtesy of KSW.
What can make this general performance even additional amazing for Khalidov is the reality that the Russian fighter turned 40 again in July. He’s been competing in KSW for nicely over 13 a long time now and is a single of the very best finishers exterior of the key U.S. promotions.
Askham, who has UFC working experience beneath his belt, had by no means been finished in his specialist vocation. He was using a five-fight earn streak coming into this middleweight title struggle, like a decision earn over Khalidov in December 2019.
What do you believe, struggle enthusiasts? Is this a person of the very best finishes of the yr?