UFC light heavyweight contender, Jamahal Hill is back in the winner’s enclosure — and in quite spectacular fashion via a 48-second knockout win over the highly-touted, Jimmy Crute on the main card of UFC Vegas 44.

Now 9-1(1) as a professional, Hill suffered a first round knockout defeat of his own back in June at UFC 263 against Scottish submission ace, Paul Craig, which came as his first professional loss.

Jamahal Hill rebounds from first career loss in spectacular fashion

Displaying his dangerous striking early against Crute, Hill dropped the New South Wales native, Crute with a short right hook, with the latter able to survive and clinch momentarily.

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However, soon thereafter, Crute was on the canvas once again courtesy of another big right hand from Illinois finisher, Hill — who finally got the #13 ranked contender out of there.

Below, catch the highlights from Jamahal Hill’s first round knockout win over Jimmy Crute.

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