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Jack Della Maddalena Delivers Devastating Knockout, Eyes Title Contention

Jack Della Maddalena finishing Burns at UFC 299
Jack Della Maddalena vs, Gilbert Burns

In a thrilling showdown at UFC 299, Jack Della Maddalena cemented his status as a title contender with a spectacular knockout over Gilbert Burns, showcasing his ferocious striking prowess and determination inside the Octagon.

Amidst a closely contested battle, Della Maddalena seized a pivotal moment in the third round, delivering a thunderous knee that sent Burns crashing to the canvas, before unleashing a barrage of ground and pound to secure the knockout victory.

Reflecting on his triumph, Della Maddalena exuded confidence, stating,

"My plan was come here grab the cash and dash. I knew I hurt him. He’s the man. There’s some scary people in this division but I’m the f***** scariest."

Throughout the fight, Della Maddalena showcased his boxing acumen and resilience, weathering Burns' grappling onslaughts and demonstrating his ability to return to his feet after being taken down.

Despite facing adversity, Della Maddalena remained composed, strategically utilizing his striking range to land significant blows while remaining cautious of Burns' grappling expertise.

As the bout entered the final round, Della Maddalena's determination to secure the finish intensified, leading to a relentless onslaught of strikes that culminated in the fight-ending knee that sent shockwaves through the arena.

With his sights set on further elevating his status in the division, Della Maddalena wasted no time in calling out his next opponent, expressing his desire for a showdown with Shavkat Rakhmonov in a potential title eliminator.

With this electrifying victory, Della Maddalena has undoubtedly positioned himself as a formidable force in the UFC welterweight division, poised to take on the toughest challenges en-route to championship glory.


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