Anthony Smith took on Ryan Spann at the main event of UFC Vegas 37. Both these light-heavyweights gave their all inside the octagon, and after a dominant performance in the first round, Anthony Smith secured the submission victory over Spann.
Smith started off the round with a calf kick. Ryan Spann looked huge compared to Smith and he tried to walk Smith down. Smith took a couple of swings but he missed. Spann lifted Smith up but he couldn’t finish the takedown. Smith with a right hand and his opponent were shaking. Smith followed it and went for an armbar, Spann moved away and got right back up.
Smith dropped Spann with another jab and he submitted Spann to get the secured third win of his career. People lost their mind over Smith’s performance and here are some of the most insane Twitter reactions to his victory.
Here are some of the most insane Twitter reactions to Anthony Smith victory at UFC Vegas 37
Things got a little heated after Smith submitted Spann, he was high on adrenaline and asked for respect. After a brief moment, both these athletes shook hands, and things were all good.
Smith called out Aleksandar Rakic, right after his fight, and Rakic responded immediately.
UFC’s bantamweight champion Aljamain Sterling loved Smith’s response to Rakic’s comment, he Tweeted this.
Smith’s former opponent Jimmy Crute took notice of this performance, and he Tweeted this.
Michael Chiesa was blown away by Smith’s performance, he wrote.