UFC Fight Night 87 Fight Pass Prelims - Kyoji Horiguchi vs Neil Seery - Full Fight Video - Flyweight Bout
ROTTERDAM, Netherlands – Neil Seery's trademark sturdiness implied he would survive the full 15 minutes against Kyoji Horiguchi. In any case, at no time was he in control of the battle.
Seery (16-12 MMA, 3-3 UFC) gutted it out where others may have shriveled under Horiguchi's (17-2 MMA, 6-1 UFC) rate and exactness. At the point when a definite choice came, be that as it may, there was doubtlessly of the victor.
The flyweight session was a piece of the preparatory card of today's UFC Fight Night 87 occasion at Ahoy Rotterdam in Rotterdam, Netherlands. It spilled on UFC Fight Pass in front of whatever is left of the card on FOX Sports 1.
The last scores were 30-26 and 30-27 twice for Horiguchi, whose sole UFC mishap remains a very late accommodation against ruling champ Demetrious Johnson. Against Seery, the No. 6 contender in the USA TODAY Sports/MMAjunkie MMA flyweight rankings just was on an alternate level.
A right straight reported Horiguchi's leeway seconds into the session, and it didn't take long for a left snare to drop Seery to the canvas. The Irish veteran turned to bouncing gatekeeper trying to back off his Japanese enemy, who blasted into hitting trades with snares that discovered their objective before they could be returned. A strong armbar endeavor from Seery was the solitary snippet of trust in the opening casing.
Seery seeped from a cut over his right eye as the second round steered into a comparable beat, with Horiguchi landing effective punches from the outside before shutting into take the battle to the mat. All the time, Seery was only a second behind his adversary in whatever hostile moves he picked.
A couple of snares once gave Horiguchi stop in the last edge. Be that as it may, the harm done to Seery appeared as he spilled to the ground in a middle pen conflict and after that was effortlessly switched trying to ground the battle.
"I'm so cheerful," Horiguchi said. "Battling in Rotterdam was so great. I am feeling the backing of the fans more, and even today evening time I could feel individuals cheering for me. It was astounding and I feel so upbeat to win. Presently I'm going to go and celebrate and eat a ground sirloin sandwich!"
Seery, who spoke straightforwardly about retirement before the session, drops to 1-2 in his previous three excursions.
Up to the moment UFC Fight Night 87 results include:
Kyoji Horiguchi def. Neil Seery by means of consistent choice (30-26, 30-27, 30-27)
Leon Edwards def. Dominic Waters by means of consistent choice (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Ulka Sasaki def. Willie Gates through accommodation (back bare stifle) – Round 2, 3:30
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