UFC 142: Edson Barboza KO’d Terry Etim With A Spinning Wheel Kick (Video)

edson barboza spinning wheel kickFighting in his home country on the main card of UFC 142, Edson Barboza had plenty of motivation heading into his bout with England’s Terry Etim.  He would translate that motivation into an exciting three rounds of fighting, which came to an end when he planted a spinning wheel kick on the jaw of his opponent.

In addition to earning “Knockout of the Night” honors, Barboza’s battle with Etim was also named the “Fight of the Night.”  That put an extra $130,000 into the pocket of the Brazilian lightweight, and it should also place him on MMA highlight reels for years to come.

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