Ikram Aliskerov made a statement tonight with a big TKO finish over Warlley Alves on the UFC 294 main card, initially dropping him with a jab, then punishing him when he got back up by landing a huge flying knee and follow-up punches to seal the deal.
Push kick to the body for Aliskerov. Another push kick from him as he looks to maintain distance. Leg kick for alves disrupts Aliskerov’s balance for a moment. Aliskerov checks a kick.
Jab from Aliskerov. He goes for a right hand and now another push kick. Punches exchanged. Aliskerov back to the push kick.
Alves misses with a leg kick. Aliskerov tries to measure a straight right down the pipe. Soon after he does tag him hard with a jab that drops him for a moment.
Alves rights himself quickly, but Aliskerov is immediately back on him and throws a head kick that’s blocked, followed by a dynamic flying knee to the head that lands flush. Alves is left rocked on his feet as Aliskerov unloads a flurry of punches, sinking him to the canvas for an impressive TKO finish at 2.07mins of the first round.