The narrative of Tom Aspinall’s return to the octagon couldn’t have been more enthralling, especially in front of his hometown audience at UFC London. His performance was so outstanding that it caught the attention of the reigning heavyweight champion, Jon Jones.
The MMA Hook team, comprising Mike Heck and Eric “New York Ric” Jackman, share their insights on Aspinall’s lightning-quick, 73-second triumph over Marcin Tybura in Saturday’s main event at the O2 Arena. This was Aspinall’s first match after a year-long break due to injury. His ambitious challenge to the winner of the forthcoming UFC Paris headline fight between Ciryl Gane and Serghei Spivac, and his subsequent aspiration to take on Jones, are also discussed.
The analysis also covers Molly McCann’s unexpected submission defeat to Julija Stoliarenko, the subsequent outlook on her career, and Stoliarenko’s potential in her new weight class. They additionally touch upon Paul Craig’s remarkable debut in the middleweight category, and provide a comprehensive assessment of the entire event.
Tune in to the UFC London post-match review linked above. If you prefer audio-only content, you can find it below or via popular podcast platforms like Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, and other podcast sources.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about UFC London analysis
What was the main event of the UFC London card?
The main event of the UFC London card was the heavyweight bout between Tom Aspinall and Marcin Tybura. Aspinall secured a sensational victory with a 73-second finish.
How did Tom Aspinall perform in his return to the octagon?
Tom Aspinall delivered an incredible performance in his return to the octagon at UFC London. He showcased his skills and finished his opponent, Marcin Tybura, in just 73 seconds.
Who is the current heavyweight champion of the world?
The current heavyweight champion of the world is Jon Jones. Tom Aspinall’s outstanding performance at UFC London caught the attention of the reigning champion.
What did Tom Aspinall call for after his win?
After his impressive win at UFC London, Tom Aspinall called for a shot at the winner of the upcoming UFC Paris headliner between Ciryl Gane and Serghei Spivac.
What was the outcome of Molly McCann’s fight?
Molly McCann suffered an upset loss via submission to Julija Stoliarenko at UFC London.
What was discussed about Molly McCann’s future in the post-fight show?
The post-fight show discussed the potential outlook for Molly McCann’s career following her defeat to Julija Stoliarenko at UFC London.
How did Paul Craig perform in his debut at middleweight?
Paul Craig had an exceptional debut in the middleweight category at UFC London.
Where can the UFC London post-fight show be accessed?
The UFC London post-fight show is available for viewing via the provided link. Additionally, an audio-only version can be found on various podcast platforms, such as Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify, and Stitcher.