Ben Rothwell vs. Josh Barnett Full Fight Video Highlights

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Top-ranked heavyweights Ben Rothwell and Josh Barnett squared off for pivotal positioning in a shallow division in the co-main event of tonight’s (Sat., January 30, 2015) UFC on FOX 18 from the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey.

After a back-and-forth first round where both fighters landed a good number of crisp and effective strikes, it was ‘Big’ Ben who scored perhaps his biggest win by becoming the first fighter to submit world-class grappler Barnett in the second with his now-trademark gogo┬áchoke.

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It was a surprising finish and a huge victory for Rothwell that has him on the verge on being unable to be denied title contention in the UFC. Check out the full fight video highlight’s of Rothwell’s huge stoppage win here: