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Give credit where credit is due. Martin Kampmann lasted four times in his bout with Johny Hendricks tonight than Jon Fitch did last December.
Hendricks tried to lay out Kampmann early with that power left but "The Hitman" wasn't having it. So "Big Rig" had to get a little sneaky. He set up the power left with a right, and that left put out the lights of one of the most durable men in the division, in just 46 seconds. This means it took Hendricks exactly just one minute to dispose of two top five welterweights in Jon Fitch and Martin Kampmann in two out of his last three fights. Sandwich in that split-decision win over Josh Koscheck and you have a clear cut #1 contender for the UFC Welterweight title. There is no other choice. Add Johny Hendricks left hand to the list of the most dangerous weapons in combat history.
Final Result: Johny Hendricks (14-1) defeats Martin Kampmann (20-6) via KO (left hand of doom) (Round 1, 0:46)
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It's a wonderful life right now if your name is Johny Hendricks. Not only has he been blessed with the ability to grow a powerful beard with a quickness. He also comes equipped with a left hand that is giving men that cut weight to 170 pounds nightmares. Hendricks has now eliminated big names like Jon Fitch, and Martin Kampmann from title contention in the near future while quickly...
For those of you who missed Johny Hendricks quick knockout of Martin Kampmann, here it is thanks to Fox Sports. What’s amazing about Hendricks as well is that besides the amazing knockouts that he’s handed out lately, he is a very accomplished wrestler. That is a scary thought. Enjoy. Video: Highlights: Kampmann/Hendricks
Ladies and gentlemen, meet your new UFC welterweight top contender. According to company president Dana White, Johny Hendricks (Pictured) punched his #1 contender ticket when he punched Martin Kampmann into unconsciousness at UFC 154.
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The UFC makes it’s long awaited return to La Belle Province this weekend as it also makes its return to the airwaves of Pay Per View. Live from the Bell Center in Montreal, Quebec, Canada the UFC brings UFC 154 live this Saturday night.
After a spectacular night of MMA action, UFC president Dana White awarded Johny Hendricks, Ivan Menjivar, Georges St-Pierre and Carlos Condit each an additional $70,000 for their special performances Saturday night at “UFC 154: St-Pierre vs. Condit.”
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Check out the highlights of the UFC 154 post-fight press conference in the video below. UFC President Dana White, welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre, Carlos Condit and Johny Hendricks reflect on the event and discuss what is next.
UFC 154 post-fight press conference highlight video is a post from: MMA Interplay UFC News
Congratulations to Georgina Moss who won our UFC 154 Pick 'Em Contest. Next Pick 'Em Contest will be for Bellator LXXXII on Nov 30th. Thanks for playing!
Georges St-Pierre - 74%
Martin Kampmann - 53%
Francis Carmont - 56%
Mark Hominick - 79%
Consensus Overall Record in 2012: 103-59...
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After that, the division is as full of unanswered questions as any...