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5 biggest takeaways from UFC on ESPN 1, including an instant slip vs. punch debate

1 month ago   |   By MMAjunkie

What mattered most at UFC on ESPN 1 in Phoenix? Here's a thing or two...
1. A bad knee or a good punch?
The weird and sudden ending to the main event is one of those things that allows everyone to see what they want to see. Did Cain Velasquez 's knee simply give out? Was the injury prone former champ once again undone by his own physical fragility? Or was it that uppercut from Francis Ngannou that buckled Velasquez's knee? Is the powerhouse heavyweight really that powerful, even with short, sneaky shots like that? (For the record, my take is yep, it was the punch.)
In the end, of course...
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