Ion Cutelaba Lands Brutal Ground And Pound On Khalil Rountree – UFC Copenhagen Highlights

Ion Cutelaba backed up his pre-fight antics with a dominant win over Khalil Rountree at UFC Copenhagen. Rountree was fresh off a dominant win over Eryk Anders but that didn’t matter to Cutelaba who took him down multiple times. “The Hulk” connected with a number of elbows that opened up Rountree before landing brutal ground […]

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Ion Cutelaba backed up his pre-fight antics with a dominant win over Khalil Rountree at UFC Copenhagen.

Rountree was fresh off a dominant win over Eryk Anders but that didn’t matter to Cutelaba who took him down multiple times.

“The Hulk” connected with a number of elbows that opened up Rountree before landing brutal ground and pound until the referee called an end to the bout. That makes it three wins in his last four outings for Cutelaba.

You can watch the finish below:

What did you think of Cutelaba’s performance? Who do you want to see him face next?

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Ion Cutelaba Finishes Khalil Rountree In First Round – UFC Copenhagen Results

Next up on the UFC Copenhagen main card is another light heavyweight bout as Ion Cutelaba collides with Khalil Rountree. Round 1: Rountree lands a huge body kick but is taken down multiple times by Cutelaba. Rountree gets up and separates the two with an elbow that connects. Cutelaba takes him down again and lands […]

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Next up on the UFC Copenhagen main card is another light heavyweight bout as Ion Cutelaba collides with Khalil Rountree.

Round 1: Rountree lands a huge body kick but is taken down multiple times by Cutelaba. Rountree gets up and separates the two with an elbow that connects. Cutelaba takes him down again and lands multiple elbows. Rountree gets up again but is taken down by Cutelaba who lands brutal ground and pound to get the first-round finish.

Official Result: Ion Cutelaba defeats Khalil Rountree via first-round TKO (2:35).

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UFC Copenhagen Highlights: Ion Cutelaba Smashes Khalil Rountree Jr.

Ion Cutelaba smashed Khalil Rountree Jr. at UFC Copenhagen The two fighters met in a light heavyweight bout at the UFC Copenhagen event on ESPN+ from the Royal Arena in Copenhagen, Denmark. In round one, Cutelaba took him down and then smashed him with…

Ion Cutelaba smashed Khalil Rountree Jr. at UFC Copenhagen The two fighters met in a light heavyweight bout at the UFC Copenhagen event on ESPN+ from the Royal Arena in Copenhagen, Denmark. In round one, Cutelaba took him down and then smashed him with strikes and elbows on the ground to wrap it up.  UFC […]

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Ion Cutelaba vs. Khalil Rountree Added To UFC Copenhagen

The UFC’s debut event in Copenhagen will entertain what promises to be a barnburner of a light heavyweight contest between Ion Cutelaba and Khalil Rountree. The bout was officially announced by the promotion on Friday. Cutelaba is coming off a submission defeat to former title challenger Glover Teixiera, but had previously won three of his […]

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The UFC’s debut event in Copenhagen will entertain what promises to be a barnburner of a light heavyweight contest between Ion Cutelaba and Khalil Rountree.

The bout was officially announced by the promotion on Friday.

Cutelaba is coming off a submission defeat to former title challenger Glover Teixiera, but had previously won three of his last four.

As for Rountree, he most recently enjoyed arguably his most impressive win after dominating Eryk Anders via unanimous decision at UFC 236. The victory came following a knockout defeat to Johnny Walker last year. Before that, “The War Horse” notably knocked out Gokhan Saki.

Also announced earlier in the day was a women’s bantamweight matchup between Macy Chiasson and Lina Lansberg.

The card as it stands has three official bouts:

  • Thiago Alves vs. Gunnar Nelson
  • Macy Chiasson vs. Lina Lansberg
  • Ion Cutelaba vs. Khalil Rountree

UFC Copenhagen takes place at Royal Arena on September 28 and will be streamed on ESPN+. There is no headliner as of now, but it is expected to be a middleweight contest between Jack Hermansson and Jared Cannonier.

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UFC Ft. Lauderdale Results: Glover Teixeira Rallies To Sub Ion Cutelaba

Glover Teixeira met Ion Cutelaba in a light heavyweight bout on UFC Ft. Lauderdale’s main card on Saturday night. As always, LowkickMMA will have you covered with all the results from UFC on ESPN+ 8 from Florida as they happen. Teixeira (28-7) has alternated between a win and a loss since beating Rashad Evans back […]

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Glover Teixeira met Ion Cutelaba in a light heavyweight bout on UFC Ft. Lauderdale’s main card on Saturday night.

As always, LowkickMMA will have you covered with all the results from UFC on ESPN+ 8 from Florida as they happen.

Teixeira (28-7) has alternated between a win and a loss since beating Rashad Evans back in April 2016. In his last outing in January he defeated Karl Roberson. Teixeira looks to put back to back wins together for the first time in three and a half years.

As for Cutelaba (14-3). “The Hulk” has won two straight and 10 of his last 12. Perhaps most impressive – Cutebala is only 25-years-old. A win over the No.11 ranked Teixeira would kick start “The Hulk’s” 2019.

Round One

Teixeira walks forward as Cutelaba meets him. Cutelaba lands a head kick, then goes low. Teixeira looks for a takedown then gives up. Cutelaba wings a right hand. Teixeira eats an elbow. Cutelaba lands a right hand, then a knee inside the clinch. Teixeira eats it and presses forward. Cutelaba lands a spinning back fist that drops Teixeira. Cutelaba jumps on top with hammer fists. Teixeira recovers and gets the fight back to the feet. The Brazilian looks hurt still as he shakes out his body. Both men take a quick breather. Cutelaba lands a one-two, then a knee down the middle. Teixeira lands a one-two to answer. The horn sounds to end the first round.

Round Two

Teixeira moves in with a right hand. He clips him with a left and a right. Cutelaba looks hurt a bit here to start round two. Teixeira doesn’t press the pace and Cutelaba looks to have recovered. Teixeira looks for a leg but Cutelaba defends and lands a hard right hand on Teixeira. However, Teixeira lands some offense of his own, he answers with a right hand that wobbles Cutelaba. He shoves Cutelaba down and moves straight to mount effortlessly. He takes his back and sinks in the hooks. He gets the tap.

Glover Teixeira defeats Ion Cutelaba via submission (RNC) at 3:37 of round two

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Glover Teixeira and Ion Cutelaba Bout Moved To UFC Miami

Glover Teixeira and Ion Cutelaba will get to fight after all. Initially, the pair were expected to compete at UFC Brooklyn last month. Unfortunately, an injury to Cutelaba prevented that from happening. After Cutelaba pulled from the card, Teixeira was…

Glover Teixeira and Ion Cutelaba will get to fight after all. Initially, the pair were expected to compete at UFC Brooklyn last month. Unfortunately, an injury to Cutelaba prevented that from happening. After Cutelaba pulled from the card, Teixeira was given Karl Roberson as a replacement opponent. He picked up a first-round submission victory by […]

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