Mike Kimbel ties Bellator file with blitz 6 second KO of Alex Potts at Bellator 207



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13 Oct 2018, 10:50 IST

Mike Kimbel celebrating his first

What is the story?

Mike ‘The Savage’ Kimbel has tied the Bellator file for the quickest KO within the promotion’s historical past with a devastating 6 second KO of Alex Potts in a flyweight division bout at Bellator 207.

In case you did not know

Mike Kimbel and Alex Potts confronted one another on the undercard of Bellator 207-Bader vs Mitrione on October 207 in a flyweight division conflict.

This was solely the second skilled MMA bout for each Kimbel and Potts as the 2 younger prospects regarded to make a mark on the Bellator’s marquee occasion headlined by a heavyweight grand-prix semi-final matchup between Bellator Mild Heavyweight Champion Ryan Bader and Matt Mitrione.

Each Mike Kimbel and Alex Potts have been 1-Zero of their professional careers with first-round finishes of their professional debuts.

Coronary heart of the matter

Mike Kimbel tied Bellator’s file for the quickest knockout held by Hector Lombard when he took out Alex Potts in simply six seconds of the very first spherical. The 2 flyweight prospects confronted one another within the second struggle of the evening on the undercard of Bellator 207 and it was Kimbel’s evening as he rushed out of the gate to ship a blitz knockout with simply the primary two punches he threw.

It was an overhand proper adopted by a jab which sealed the deal for the 21 12 months outdated prospect as he dropped Potts and introduced his arrival to the promotion and followers throughout the MMA world.

What’s subsequent?

Mike ‘The Savage’ Kimbel strikes to 2-Zero on his professional file with two first-round finishes. Nonetheless a younger prospect for the Bellator on the age of 21, we are able to stay up for this younger man going through the division’s elite within the close to future and possibly a change to UFC as properly if Kimbel retains including extra dominant performances like this below his belt.

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