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Rafael Fiziev 'didn't like many moments' in UFC on ESPN 31 bout, including TKOing a friend

1 month ago   |   By MMAjunkie

LAS VEGAS - Rafael Fiziev 's UFC latest performance wooed the small crowd in attendance at the UFC Apex and wowed thousands watching around the world, but there are some things about it he just didn't enjoy, himself.
Though it was capped off by an athletic and powerful spinning wheel kick knockout , Fiziev didn't bask in the glory for too long at the UFC on ESPN 31 post-fight news conference. He admitted it was a great highlight, but defeating a friend, Brad Riddell , who he's trained with in the past, was a difficult pill to swallow.
“It feels amazing,” Fiziev told MMA Junkie. “What I can...
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