• Jimmy Crute wants Nikita Krylov for his 'Kyokushin spirit' after UFC on ESPN+ 38 knockout

    6 days ago - By MMAjunkie

    ABU DHABI - Jimmy Crute is keen on a clash with Nikita Krylov following a brutal knockout win at UFC on ESPN+ 38.
    Crute scored a highlight-reel first-round knockout of Modestas Bukauskas in their featured light heavyweight bout on Saturday's card, which took place at Flash Forum at Yas Island. He was rewarded a $50,000 “Performance of the Night” bonus for his efforts, but said he wasn't particularly pleased with it.
    Although Crute said he gave Bukauskas the utmost respect coming in, he felt like the result was a forgone conclusion from the moment he signed the contract, so the high of...
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  • UFC on ESPN+ 38 bonuses: Jimmy Crute's thundering KO worth extra $50,000

    UFC on ESPN+ 38 bonuses: Jimmy Crute's thundering KO worth extra $50,000

    6 days ago - By MMAjunkie

    Jimmy Crute , Jessica Andrade , Guram Kutateladze and Mateusz Gamrot each earned $50,000 bonuses for their performances at Saturday's UFC on ESPN+ 38 event.
    UFC officials announced the winners following the event.
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  • UFC on ESPN+ 38 video: Jimmy Crute scores nasty KO of Modestas Bukauskas

    UFC on ESPN+ 38 video: Jimmy Crute scores nasty KO of Modestas Bukauskas

    6 days ago - By MMAjunkie

    Jimmy Crute brutalized Modestas Bukauskas in the first round of their featured matchup on Saturday at UFC on ESPN+ 38.
    Crute needed minimal time to show how much of a difference his power could make when he connected clean on Bukauskas for the knockout just over two minutes into the light heavyweight matchup, which took place at Flash Forum at Yas Island in Abu Dhabi.
    Watch the video of Crute's handiwork below :
    CLOCKED CLEANED
    CruteJim with a STATEMENT on Fight Island.
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    - UFC October 18, 2020
    HAVE YOU HEARD ABOUT JIMMY F'N CRUTE?! UFCFightIsland6...
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