Ecuadorian athlete Michael Morales defeated American Adam Fugitt by knockout in the preliminaries of the UFC 277 show.The native of Pasaje (El Oro
Ecuadorian athlete Michael Morales defeated American Adam Fugitt by knockout in the preliminaries of the UFC 277 show.
The native of Pasaje (El Oro province) managed to connect several blows against Fugitt in the third round that made him stagger and on the floor Morales took the opportunity to make the fight in his favor, despite the fact that the American wanted to stand up, the Ecuadorian’s blows were more accurate.
In total, Morales landed 89 of 157 blows, of which 83 were significant (89% went to the opponent’s head).
This was the Ecuadorian’s second fight in the UFC octagon, in the first he beat Trevin Giles also by knockout.
“I always try to overcome, day by day I fight with strong rivals, my family taught me to always be fighting, give everything,” said the tricolor fighter. (D)