UFC 194 Chris Weidman vs. Luke Rockhold Fight Highlights (VIDEO)
Chris Weidman and Luke Rockhold fought in the co-main event at UFC 194 and offered one of the best fights in the history of the middleweight category. Rockhold became the new champion and Weidman‘s single mistake ruined the possibility to keep his title.
Weidman and Rockhold delivered a tense and high-quality fight. They are both in top shape which they already demonstrated in three and half rounds. Rockhold proved he is a better technician, while Weidman managed to reply with superior strength. “Skywalker” punished the champ with kicks but it seems Weidman found a way to counter attack in the same way.
Although he launched punches and kicks with less impact, Weidman managed to hurt Rockhold with many repetitive kicks but then he managed to make a crucial mistake. The champ threw a wheel kick that failed to land and then Rockhold took him down which was the beginning of the end. After brutal GNP the champ was not the same anymore and it was only a matter of time when the Rockhold is to finish him.