oaquin Buckley concedes he went to Abu Dhabi for his second October.
Things have changed a plans for his third, against Jordan Wright at UFC 255 on Saturday.
Back in October, Buckley was engaging through middleweight session against Impa Kasanganay. At that point Kasanganay got his rival halfway during that time round.
With his left lower held, the 26-year-old challenged gravity by delivering a turning overturned Kasanganay.
Observer John Gooden said it stuff”. Previous UFC warrior Dan Hardy added it was “a viral knockout”.
The video cut on now has more than 6.6m perspectives. it the top pick for knockout of the the best in MMA history.
“Presently individuals know my name,” snickered Buckley. “The overflowing from a great everywhere the world, on the double? I it should take did.”
It shockwaves through the MMA people group – in abundance. Hollywood entertainers remarked. Kanye West was “so invigorated” by deliver signature music”, playing the knockout on a circle in a video with his new track.
“That was amazing,” said Buckley. Kanye West out there. He’s the for him to come out with a tasteful hit like that is pretty cool. I’m appreciative.”
While demands it was no accident. He says the beginning was a two-contact has rehearsed “constantly”. may, to deliver it in the has thought of himself into UFC old stories. a half on from far and wide’, its effect felt.
“Individuals have seen seen me practice it,” said Buckley. “Every other person were much the time’.
“I can’t resist go through it, all thelabeling me in it. off it. It was one minute and now it’s make another.”
It’s been some year for Buckley, who 2014 and now has a 11-3 record.
He was night-move chief at a drug store when he got the call to make his UFC debut at August, losing to Kevin Holland. turned into a enlisting his first UFC win in wrecking style, taking the $50,000 reward for Performance of the Night. Buckley arrived back in St Louis, he got the train home from the reported his appearance in the UFC, he is quick to set up himself in MMA’s.knockout to organize, to pick the UFC I’ve never had,” he added. $50,000 was presentation is worth a lot more at this moment.
“Having presentation is serious. to get coming after get that name.
“I have do what I love to do and make of it. It’s a gift to have the option to accommodate my family simultaneously.”
Buckley had been planned in January against countryman Wright, who is 11-0 the UFC this year.
However, it was presented to this of the fundamentals at UFC 255 in Las Vegas, and Buckley says he feels “no weight” to deliver another feature reel knockout.