“What the f**k just happened”- Twitter goes mad over Michael Chandler’s brutal knockout of Tony Ferguson at UFC 274

“What the f**k just happened”- Twitter goes mad over Michael Chandler’s brutal knockout of Tony Ferguson at UFC 274

Michael Chandler KO Tony Ferguson

UFC Lightweight Michael Chandler proved his willingness to win and he is set back to the winning column as he did the unthinkable by knocking out Tony Ferguson out cold at UFC 274, putting the crowd on a blaze of roars. Chandler is now 2-2 in the UFC and this was his first win in nearly one and a half years. Chandler is now 23-7 with 18 wins via finishes now. He has already landed a huge promo for his next fights as he has established a callout of the headliners of UFC 274, Justin Gaethje and Charles Oliveira.

Tony Ferguson vs Michael Chandler
Ferguson vs Chandler

His most significant callout is that of UFC megastar Conor McGregor, against whom Chandler has been consistent in calling out since last year. If this fight ever happens, it is going to blow the roofs of the reaction of the crowd and the MMA community around the world as they would witness the 2 most entertaining fighters on the roster right now.

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Michael Chandler needed just one kick to finish Tony Ferguson in the second round

Michael Chandler vs Tony Ferguson
Tony Ferguson, Michael Chandler

The first round between Chandler and Ferguson went close between both with Ferguson knocking down Chandler and Chandler grounding and pounding Ferguson at the end of it. It was in the second round that out of nowhere, Chandler landed a beautifully timed and accurately executed front kick that snapped Ferguson’s head backwards and made him lose unconsciousness on the spot.


Watch the reactions from Ariel Helwani, Alexander Volkanovski, Megan Anderson, Alex Behunin and many more as Twitter has gone berserk over Chandler sleeping Ferguson and see the reaction of the callout subject Conor McGregor.

What do you think should be next for Chandler? Where do you put this knockout victory amongst the most awesome front kick knockouts in UFC history? Should Chandler be qualified for a title fight right away after this fight or does he needs another win to get to the top?

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