Sports

Ilia Topuria calls out ‘blonde b****’ Paddy Pimblett after huge win at UFC London

Ilia Topuria calls out ‘blonde b****’ Paddy Pimblett after undefeated Georgian silences O2 Arena with HUGE knockout win over Wolverhampton’s Jai Herbert to increase his undefeated file

  • Ilia Topuria desires to combat ‘blonde b****’ Paddy Pimblett after incomes a KO win 
  • The undefeated Georgian, 25, was floored by Jai Herbert within the opening spherical 
  • However, he rallied and despatched the Englishman to sleep with a brutal knockout
  • Topuria clashed with Pimblett this week and desires to face the Liverpudlian subsequent
  • LIVE: Follow all of the motion from the O2 Arena as Tom Aspinall tops the invoice 

Jai Herbert seemed on the cusp of a seismic, shock victory at UFC London earlier than Ilia Topuria issued a well timed reminder as to why he is likely one of the most enjoyable lightweights round with a devastating knockout.

And the undefeated Georgian served up a efficiency on the microphone to match his Octagon exhibiting, calling out fan-favourite Paddy Pimblett. 

It has not been a straightforward foray into the UFC for Herbert since being recruited from Cage Warriors, being put in with the likes of Renato Moicano and Francisco Trinaldo in his first three fights. 

Ilia Topuria called out Paddy Pimblett after securing a brutal knockout win over Jai Herbert

Ilia Topuria referred to as out Paddy Pimblett after securing a brutal knockout win over Jai Herbert

The UFC’s prime brass opted to not make the Wolverhampton star’s life any simpler, placing him in with light-weight prospect Topuria at UFC London.

Yet Herbert put in a really optimistic first spherical to offer the partisan crowd hope that an upset could be on the playing cards, flooring the 25-year-old with a excessive kick within the opening seconds of the bout.

What’s extra, Topuria made little progress when taking Herbert to the bottom, with the previous Cage Warriors star getting again to his ft and reducing his rival with some huge photographs up prime.

The 25-year-old floored the Wolverhampton fighter with a vicious right hand in the second

The 25-year-old floored the Wolverhampton fighter with a vicious proper hand within the second 

Topuria had to weather a first round storm after being floored by a high kick from Herbert

Topuria needed to climate a primary spherical storm after being floored by a excessive kick from Herbert

However, Topuria rallied and got here out firing within the second spherical and despatched Herbert to sleep with a devastating proper hand to stun the O2 Arena.

The Georgian has made headlines after clashing with Pimblett at the fighter resort this week, with the Liverpudlian launching a bottle of hand sanitizer at his head.

And Topuria is out for revenge, and urged the UFC to match him up with the newcomer subsequent up. 

‘Your man right here, Paddy Pimblett is a b****,’ he stated to robust boos from the viewers. ‘I wish to kick your arse. F*** you. I would like that blonde b**** that Paddy b****’.

The undefeated Georgian wants Pimblett next after clashing with him earlier this week

The undefeated Georgian desires Pimblett subsequent after clashing with him earlier this week

Advertisement

Back to top button