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Watch: Mark Munoz powerful, touching UFC retirement speech

After winning a unanimous decision against Luke Barnatt, the Filipino-American wrestler turned mixed martial artist announced his retirement from the sport to an adoring Manila crowd.

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After notching a unanimous decision win over the much-younger and much taller Luke Barnatt, UFC veteran Mark Munoz delivered an emotional retirement speech to the crowd in Manila at UFC Fight Night: Edgar vs. Faber.

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Here's how our own Karim Zidan described the fight:

To the delight of the boisterous crowd in attendance, Mark Munoz completed his swan song with a storybook ending in the form of a dominant victory in his retirement fight against Luke Barnatt. The Filipino Wrecking Machine turned back the clock in his feature fight in front of his fellow countrymen and earned a straightforward unanimous decision victory in the process. It was a vintage showing from Munoz, who used his entire arsenal, including takedowns and donkey-punches to close out the final fight of his career in style.