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Knockout! Watch Tom Aspinall topple Sergey Spivak with blistering elbow - UFC Vegas 36

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Tom Aspinall climbed another rung on the UFC’s heavyweight ladder earlier today (Sat., Sept. 4, 2021) at UFC Vegas 36 live on ESPN+ from inside UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada, when the surging contender stopped Sergey Spivak via first-round TKO (elbow and punches).

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Spivak was filling in on short notice, but he had absolutely nothing for Aspinall. The English contender controlled the range, scored some great combinations, and landed a beautiful elbow off the clinch just over two minutes into the fight. Spivak fell to the canvas and Aspinall jumped on top for a few insurance shots and the finish.

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This was yet another big performance by Aspinall as the heavyweight contender now pushes his UFC record to 4-0. Aspinall continues to improve each and every time he steps inside of the cage and looks to be a legit top 10 contender heading into 2022.

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