#2 Suman Mokhtarian vs. Sodiq Yusuff:
Round 1: Suman Mokhtarian started the fight by stopping Yusuff's rush and pinning him to the cage. Both fighters went for knees, looking to impress in their Octagon debuts.
Yusuff went for the stiff shots to the head of his opponent and looked to take him out early on. Mokhtarian put his fists up protecting his face, while Yusuff rained down blows on him, leaving him looking a little helpless.
A right hook knocked away a hand and a left jab caught him on the face and referee stopped it. A controversial end to the fight indeed!
Mokhtarian did not look like he was done.
Sodiq Yusuff was extremely successful in his first outing, and his record went to 8-1.
Yusuff in the post-fight interview revealed that his big brother had passed away a week before, but he locked it down and got the win. He dedicated the fight to him.
Results: Sodiq Yusuff defeated Suman Mokhtarian via TKO (1st Round, 2 minutes and 14 seconds)Published 02 Dec 2018, 11:45 IST