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Knockout! Watch Diego Sanchez smash Mickey Gall at UFC 235, earn first finish since 2008

Veteran fighter Diego Sanchez turned back the clock yet again earlier tonight (Sat., Mar. 2, 2019) at from inside T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, when he put a brutal stop to rising youngster Mickey Gall via second-round TKO.

It is Sanchez’s first finish since stopping Luigi Fioravanti back in 2008.

While Sanchez had to ward off a confident Gall in the early going, “Nightmare” eventually dragged the young welterweight to the canvas and started to sap his energy. Gall would respond with a few power punches in the second round, but a knee by Sanchez in the clinch put Gall to the canvas. From there, Sanchez would end up battering Gall with heavy ground-and-pound en route to the finish.

Check out the highlights above courtesy of UFC.

With this performance, Sanchez locks down his second-straight win after taking out Craig White back in September. It is the first win streak for “Nightmare” since winning two in a row back in 2010-2011. While the 37-year-old veteran isn’t going to contend for a title at 170 pounds it still looks like he has a lot left in the tank 14 years into his UFC tenure.

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