Found May 26, 2012 on

Can anyone say, WOW?

Jamie Varner just weeks ago talked about retiring, and now he holds a win over hot prospect, Edson Barboza. Jamie Varner ends the hype that rolled into MGM Edson and Jamie weigh ins; picture off of Bloody ElbowGrand Garden arena tonight that Edson Barboza acquired with his vicious stand up prowess, and amazing highlight reel knockout over Terry Etim at UFC 142.

Varner throughout the short course of the fight found a home for his right hand. Doing so by changing levels seamlessly from the body to the head. In the final standing exchange, Varner stumbled Barboza with a right, sending to back pedal out of the pocket and straight into the cage, where he fell to his hunches. From there it was academic, as Varner dumped big GNP until the Mazzagatti stopped the fight.


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