You wouldn’t know it by how it ended, but Robbie Lawler wasn’t actually throwing a flying knee when he knocked out Adlan Amagov.
Lawler, who is very well known as a knockout artist, was actually going for a different strike all together.
“I thought he was going to dip out to his right and throw his right hand, so I was actually trying to kick him in the face,” said Lawler after his win.
Obviously it worked out pretty well either way.
Here is the rest of what Robbie Lawler had to say after his victory in Strikeforce on Saturday: