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Curtis Blaydes vs Jairzinho Rozenstruik on tap for UFC 266 in September

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) recently secured verbal agreements for a titanic tilt between Top 10 heavyweight hurters Curtis Blaydes and Jairzinho Rozenstruik, who are expected to collide at the UFC 266 pay-per-view (PPV) event in September. That’s according to MMA Fighting. Blaydes (14-3, 1 NC) is hoping to rebound from...
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Heavyweights Curtis Blaydes, Jairzinho Rozenstruik Agree to Bout at UFC 266

A heavyweight matchup between Curtis Blaydes and Jairzinho Rozenstruik has been targeted for UFC 266. MMAFighting.com was first to report that both parties have verbally agreed to the booking. UFC 266 takes place at an as yet to be announced location and features a light heavyweight championship tilt between Jan Blachowicz and Glover Teixeira. A location for the event has not been revealed. MMAFighting.com also reported that the date for UFC 266 has been moved from Sept. 4 to Sept. 25.
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UFC booking Curtis Blaydes – Jairzinho Rozenstruik

The UFC is close to finalizing a big time matchup in the heavyweight division. MMA Fighting was the first to report today that the promotion had verbal agreements for a heavyweight fight between Curtis Blaydes (14-3, 1 NC) and Jairzinho Rozenstruik (12-2). The matchup will take place at UFC 266...
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Misunderstood, Underappreciated Fighters: Jairzinho Rozenstruik

Editor’s note: The views and opinions expressed below are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of Sherdog.com, its affiliates and sponsors or its parent company, Evolve Media. * * *. From his Ultimate Fighting Championship debut to his main event bout against Augusto Sakai this...
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Jairzinho Rozenstruik stops Augusto Sakai in first round of UFC bout

Jairzinho Rozenstruik stopped Augusto Sakai with one second remaining in the first round of their main event heavyweight bout Saturday at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas. Rozenstruik recorded the TKO by punches at 4:59. “As soon as I heard the (10-second) clock — tock, tock, tock — I faked...

UFC Fight Night results, highlights: Jairzinho Rozenstruik scores first-round knockout of Augusto Sakai

Very little happened for nearly the entirety of the opening round in Saturday's UFC Fight Night main event between Jairzinho Rozenstruik and Augusto Sakai. But heavyweights -- especially those with Rozenstruik's heavy hands -- only need one moment to change a fight. That's exactly what happened when Rozenstruik connected with a left hand that set up a finishing flurry with just one second left in the first round.
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Jairzinho Rozenstruik TKOs Augusto Sakai With One Second Remaining In First Round – UFC Vegas 28 Results (Highlights)

A heavyweight collision between Jairzinho Rozenstruik and Augusto Sakai features in the main event of UFC Vegas 28 taking place now (Sat, June 5, 2021) in Las Vegas, Nevada. Sakai partially lands with a body kick but receives a leg kick from Rozenstruik in response. Not a lot of action since as Sakai continues to circle around Rozenstruik who remains in the center of the Octagon. Sakai connects with a leg kick. He lands another but Rozenstruik lands a counter body shot. Rozentruik gets another body shot in the bank. Rozenstruik catches a leg kick and nearly connects with a right hand. Sakai is backed up against the fence but manages to create space. Sakai misses a big right hook. Both fighters starting to throw more now but overall, an uneventful round with a minute to go. Rozenstruik attempts a combination but doesn’t land all his strikes. Rozenstruik manages to drop him with a few seconds left and gets the TKO win with just a second remaining!
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Jairzinho Rozenstruik reacts after KO win over Augusto Sakai at UFC Vegas 28: “Today, nothing could hold me back”

UFC heavyweight Jairzinho Rozenstruik reacted after his KO win over Augusto Sakai at UFC Vegas 28, saying “Today, nothing could hold me back.”. Rozenstruik knocked out Sakai in the first round of the UFC Vegas 28 main event to get back into the win column following a lackluster decision loss to Ciryl Gane his last time out. The fight between Rozenstruik and Sakai was low output through the early goings of the first round, but Rozenstruik exploded near the end of the first stanza and was able to clip Sakai and finish him with punches with just one second left in the round. Overall, it was an impressive victory for Rozenstruik and it earned him a $50,000 post-fight bonus award.