Going into UFC Vegas 28, fight fans had no idea what to expect between heavyweight headliner Jairzinho Rozenstruik and Augusto Sakai.
With both men in desperate need of a victory after previous losses, the two behemoths made the walk for their five-round fight inside the UFC APEX. But in the end, it was Rozenstruik who emerged victorious with another skull-rattling, first-round knockout.
Below is how fellow UFC fighters reacted to the entire night of main card action in Las Vegas.
12-2-0 Suriname for the win!
— Jairzinho ‘BIGI BOY’ Rozenstruik (@JairRozenstruik) June 6, 2021
Damnn what a finish for Rozenstruik. Mixed it up between the body and head so well. Big W for him! #UFCVegas28
— Megan Anderson (@MeganA_mma) June 6, 2021
That was early stop call , 1 second left WTF Another present
— Big Ben Rothwell (@RothwellFighter) June 6, 2021
I know Romans game plan from somewhere
— Trevin Giles (@trevingiles) June 6, 2021
What a freaking SCRAP!!! #UFCVegas28 tremendous heart by both men!!!!
— Stephen Thompson (@WonderboyMMA) June 6, 2021
What a fight.. so much grit and toughness from both of these guys! #UFCVegas28
— Shane Burgos (@HurricaneShaneB) June 6, 2021
Head up for Miguel he’s a savage and deff gettin 50k! Almost got it done #UFCVegas28
— Billy Q (@BillyQMMA) June 6, 2021
Woow fight of the year 2 more round 2 more rounds !!!!
— Belal Muhammad (@bullyb170) June 6, 2021
Fighters sitting in the back in fight of the night considerations like “yesh y’all got it” Ponzinbbio & Baeza went after it tonight wheewwwwww
— Derek Brunson (@DerekBrunson) June 6, 2021
This is definitely fight of the night . @ufc
— khama worthy (@thedeathstar_1) June 6, 2021
Holy crap!!! Fight of the year?!
— Benito Lopez (@Savage_530) June 6, 2021
That’s game! Wow De La Rosa, ground and pound for a strong finish #UFCVegas28
— Vince Morales (@vandetta135) June 5, 2021