An Inside Look at Sasha Palatnikov's UFC Debut

Opublikowany 6 kwi 2021
Get an inside look at Sasha Palatnikov's UFC debut this past November at UFC 255 in Las Vegas. Palatnikov is the first Hong Kong-born fighter to be signed by the promotion and fights again at UFC Vegas 23 this upcoming weekend.
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  • Lmao he's gonna get cut after that last one

  • Support from hong kong!!

  • Damn. That "5 minutes for everything you want" was fcking deep.

  • Five minutes for everything you want... Classic line

  • Can't wait to stop seeing Reebok at every UFC. Fuk that company.

  • He needs to move his head

  • 加油!!! from Hong Kong

  • But UFC has a communist fightetr ... 👎🏽

  • We come from Hong Kong and we are with you

  • Top 15 levels

  • Cool dude, but will starve in the UFC

  • He had Cosmo and Wanda helping him, not really fair

  • Expect the unexpected in mma. Best sport ever.

  • Этот Саша он с России что ли..!? 🤔

    • США > Россия, всегда и везде

  • Could be a future star !

  • Sasha "The Hong Kong Hammer" Palatnikov

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  • Randomized created character

  • Wow, what a great debut man. Looking forward to following this dudes career, he's got mad heart. That first round he was fighting for his life and came back like a savage

  • Joe ooooooooooo Rogan

  • 😭 not a word from this man until 4:37 and he doesn’t disappoint

  • gg

  • 光復香港

  • Plaintikov sounds like a Russian name but he's from Hong Kong and speaks in a American accent

  • Hong Kong is not China

  • "This is what we dream of, this is what we work for: another day in the office." Sounds like my life.

  • Why everybody in the UFC says "baby, baby, baby..." always

  • Shit was so lit

  • Sasha “ sweet as a nut” Palatnikov

  • He is a comrade, for sure

  • Ага, так мы вам и поверили что он не наш пацанчик

  • 3:07 rogan put his whole body into it lmao

  • Time for venom

  • Guy is so calm and collected.

  • Interesting fight

  • z

  • ahhh hes from china ok i see

  • I thought it was Dustin Poirier.

  • This video makes joe rogan look good

  • big up hong kong, we with you

  • Who the f is that guy

  • They left out the 2 cage grabs, and the 2 nut shots, that also led to a HILARIOUS exchange between Rogan and DC. So much drama in this was amazing, highly recommend you find and watch the whole thing if you havent.

    • Found the Rogan DC exchange lol 😆

  • He was +400 underdog

  • He is a beast

  • Yess, nice firts performance for Cosce, but if he hasnt a especial match plain he wont win

  • great fight, i watched it live, unbelievable ❤️❤️

  • Where is he from?

  • The UFC Performance Institute in China is going to close down if the UFC keeps bringing up that this guy is from Hong Kong

    • @Arthur The conflict last year was pretty bad between Hong Kong and mainland China. A decent amount of Hong Kong protestors are actually fleeing to Taiwan. There is quite a lot of similarities. It seems the story is not so different after all.

    • Thats ok. everyone knows Hongkong is a city. Taiwan on the other hand, is a different story

  • Ankle wraps should be banned. Either they give a fighter an unfair advantage, or they don't so why use them.

  • I lost a lot of bets on this fight. So many accumulators hinging on Cosce 1st round KO... like an idiot I was.

  • Удачи, Санёк. Размажь их всех

  • He was my wrestling coach🤣🤣🤣 back then...

  • Hong Kong what

  • He looks like Pea Head Poirier. Let's goo

  • Proud moment for Hong Kong. Let's go

  • great talent and future!

  • he looks nervous. it may not his best performance, still slow

    • Right. Probably little afraid because of the first UFC fight but yeah there's always room to improve.

  • who else misses goldie and his commentating and energy mistakes and all

  • That was, indeed, a scrap. Bravo to both competitors.

  • 1:28 - Cool to see this behind the scenes footage.

  • Megan Olivie Just top notch woman

  • That was an insane fight.. that first round was straight war 🔥

  • Fake nut shot guy lost his debut

  • dude lost this fight, ref should have stepped in twice, but the dumbass ref didn't, and palatnikov took the damage and stayed concious, and the ref called it super early when sasha palatnikov got the finish in comparison to how many blows louis cosce landed unanswered in the first round

  • Cool ass dude proud of him

  • Why are we looking back at this ?

  • are his parents russian?

  • "You give me a full camp and I'll take out anyone in that division" - Dude, you are delusional. Do you have any clue who all are in that division??

    • Why are you offended though? If you don't have that kind of mentality then you're on the wrong sport.

  • promote the prospect or future stars, not the average fighters

  • Sasha "if you know, you know" Palatnikov

  • Never seen this guy before . Good job but he needs to improve his wrestling

  • Looks like a skinny Volkan Oezdemir

  • Odd punching form.

  • Wtf is on that guy's chest. The tattoo artist who did that for him has no empathy to say pick something else.

    • It was something cultural from the state they were from. I mean it has a meaning. But i doenst look pretty indeed.

    • Lol

  • You can just see the fight leave the other dude my guy from Hong Kong is tough as nails

  • Sasha "Bald Platinum" Palatnikov

  • I must have missed this one that night I got held up and was late getting to my brother’s house but DAMN what a brawl!!! Was it FOTN???

    • Just watched it again wanna see more of this guy!!

    • Thanks brother 👍👍👍

    • I think so, if I recall correctly.

  • Damn what a fight!!!

  • good luck man

  • Sasha Palatnikov gonna get sent to the realm shadow

    • I wince every time someone uses the phrase 'shadow realm'

    • by the guy who just came back from there? i don't think so

  • Normal skill level only.

  • Саша 💪✌️😎

    • США > Россия, всегда и везде, скоро американский PLthrow заблокирует весь трафик из россии

  • It's crazy how athletic and fit these guys are and still they get gassed out so fast

    • @mixedmartial Artes that's true. Your fight IQ goes down when tired.

    • @Lee Ham I agree with you though. But also bad weight cuts can really mess up your cardio.

    • @Lee Ham I feel like cardio is in some form a skill too because you need to know how to pace yourself and know when to step on the gas and when to cruise

    • @mixedmartial Artes Weight cutting is a part of it, but Mcgregor had a good gas tank when he cut down to 145, Dustin walks around at 190 (!!!) and is fine for cardio, Khabib is similar (0 cardio issues even tho he looks dead at weigh-ins), and Tiny Ferguson never gets tired, and he has a welterweight frame (cuts a lot of weight). I think weight cutting mess up your skills more than your cardio. Good example is Robert Whittaker at WW, Tony Ferguson's double weight cut vs Gaethje, and Kevin Lee's brain holes.

    • Maybe it could be because of the brutal weight cut they mostly all go through. Or just bc both are super skilled and it makes them both work more .

  • We need to see more debuts on this channels

  • His technique reminds me Lobov

  • This fight was rad, I remember going into that card not expecting much but the two title fights were dope too

  • more content like this pls

  • Megan can do anything and make it sexy

  • Who the fook is that guy???

  • Megan's a class act.

  • Tasha is going to win the fight cuz he has very good boxing

  • That man fought for his LIFE in that first round, incredible comeback and debut

    • Yeah he almost lost the fight, great comeback!

  • I was more excited to see the other Cosie brother fight, he had the more impressive fight on The Contender Series than his brother, the one that fought Sasha. I wonder why they haven't booked him a fight yet, even this brother should be coming back already.

    • Louis is one of my training partners, he blew out his shoulder during the fight, why he couldn’t hold his hands up. He had surgery on one shoulder and is getting surgery on the other.

    • his brother is killa. guy is much more skilled imo.

  • He looks as much as a hongki as me

  • So is he American, Russian or from Hong Jong

  • Joseph Benavidez you’re the man.

  • 3:09

  • Russian name, born in Hong Kong, sounds like he's from west virginia...that dude is something.

  • Who the fook is this guy!!!!

  • Why the focus on him though? Not like he was a big name in the first place; people looking at him like, "he's representing hong Kong?" Not sure how much that's gonna be worth in attracting the Chinese crowd. Maybe when he breaks out the Cantonese