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The front kick struck again.
Five-time UFC veteran Justin Buchholz was the latest Steven Seagal-channeling athlete to implement the suddenly sexy strike, and the blow delivered a third-round knockout of two-time UFC fighter Steve Lopez.
Buchholz's jaw-dropping strike came with just 30 seconds remaining in the main event of Superior Cage Combat 1, which took place Saturday at Las Vegas' Bally's Event Center.
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LAS VEGAS - The 16 fighters competing in tonight's first-ever Superior Cage Combat event successfully made weight for the show.
Friday's weigh-ins featured lightweight headliners and UFC vets Steve Lopez and Justin Buchholz, who both weighed 155 pounds.
They lead tonight's card at Bally's Events Center inside Bally's Las Vegas. BMX rider/MTV host T.J. Lavin and MMAjunkie.com's John Morgan call the action.
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Superior Cage Combat 1 on May 21, 2011, at Bally's Event Center in Las Vegas fight card rumors and bouts. Read More >> read news >>
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