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UFC Kansas City: Edson Barboza flattens Billy Quarantillo with brutal knee strike knockout

In a stunning display of skill and power, Edson Barboza delivered a devastating knockout to Billy Quarantillo at UFC Kansas City, sending shockwaves through the arena and leaving fans in awe.

Barboza sought to establish the pace immediately with lightning-fast kicks and strong hands, but Quarantillo cleverly made an effort to bridge the gap and force the Brazilian to think about his grappling.

Barboza managed to avoid Quarantillo while launching him with a few vicious legs kicks right away that had a significant effect. Unafraid to advance, Quarantillo even caught Barboza with a hard blow to demonstrate that he wasn't a lightweight on his feet anymore.

Barboza was pulled back into the cage as Quarantillo pressured his opponent, and he then attempted to take down Barboza by throwing a series of blows. With a knee that struck squarely in the target and sent Quarantillo to the ground and out into the thin air, Barboza made him suffer.

“I train exactly this move for eight weeks,” Barboza said about the finish. “Please, [I want to fight] somebody in front of me in the rankings. Edson Barboza is still alive. I’m in the best shape of my life and I promise the next one is going to be much, much better.”

The crowd erupted in cheers as Barboza raised his arms in victory. It was a performance that will be remembered for years to come, a reminder of the incredible skill and athleticism that makes mixed martial arts such an exciting sport to watch.

For Quarantillo, it was a disappointing loss, but he can hold his head high knowing that he gave it his all. Barboza, on the other hand, has solidified his place as one of the most exciting fighters in the UFC, and fans can't wait to see what he'll do next.

As the dust settles on UFC Kansas City, one thing is clear: Edson Barboza is a force to be reckoned with, and his opponents will have to be at the top of their game if they hope to defeat him. It's a thrilling time to be a fan of mixed martial arts, and we can't wait to see what the future holds for this incredible sport.


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