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They said what?! Pros react to Justin Gaethje’s brutal KO of Edson Barboza at UFC Philadelphia

Justin Gaethje finished Edson Barboza in the first round of their bout at UFC Philadelphia. On Twitter, pro fighters enjoyed the short fight.

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It might have been short, but the main event of UFC Philadelphia delivered what was expected. After tagging Edson Barboza early into the first round, Justin Gaethje pressured his opponent and managed to score a one-punch KO just a few minutes later, at the two-minute mark. On Twitter, pro fighters enjoyed the match.

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