The Top Best Knockouts in UFC History
Sure, grappling and punching is fun to watch. But in the brutal, no-holds-barred sport of MMA, there’s nothing quite like a knockout.
The combination of perfect timing and sheer physical force—plus the shock, awe, and surprise of getting slammed in the face—is almost an art form. (A very bloody one, at that.)
Scroll through the gallery for a look at some of the most astounding knockouts in MMA history.
Conor McGregor has become the biggest name in the UFC, and this battle with Jose Aldo in 2015 is one of the main reasons why. After deflecting a kick from McGregor, Aldo lunged in and tried to get position—but “The Notorious” connected with a lightning-fast left-hand cross, putting Aldo down for the count. Total fight time: 13 seconds, the fastest win ever in a UFC title fight.