After a difficult first round, Magomed Ankalev had to work hard to turn the fight around against Nikita Krylov, but managed to get it done at UFC Vegas 20. By using his superior grappling skills, the Russian managed to nullify his opponent’s offense and picked up an unanimous decision win at UFC Vegas 20. On Twitter, pro fighters reacted to the match.
This fight is huge @MagomedAnkalaev is a fucking monster #UFCVegas20 @ufc
— Carlos Felipe “Boi” (@CarlosBoiMMA) February 28, 2021
Krylov mixing in the punch/kick and kick/punch combos nicely on the right side! #UFCVegas20
— Alan Jouban (@AlanJouban) February 28, 2021
Big boys letting that leather go!! #UFCVegas20
— Aljamain Sterling (@funkmasterMMA) February 28, 2021
Someone is going to get clipped! #UFCVegas20
— Ian Heinisch (@ianheinischmma) February 28, 2021
I’m not very familiar with either of these gentlemen, but is the fight everyone expected? #UFCVegas20
— Mike Jackson, Esq. (@TheTruthJackson) February 28, 2021
Those hard fought takedowns/control by Ankalaev and coupla’ big punches in the 3rd should’ve wrapped it up 29-28 for him.
— Kenny Florian (@kennyflorian) February 28, 2021
And 11 becomes 7!!!#UFCVegas20
— Jamahal “Sweet Dreams” Hill (@JamahalH) February 28, 2021
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