Tag: Li Jingliang

UFC Beijing bonuses: Francis Ngannou, Li Jingliang earn bonuses for knockout wins

mmafighting.com By Alexander K. Lee@AlexanderKLee Francis NgannouPhoto by Emmanuel Wong/Getty Images With his first finish since last December, Francis Ngannou found himself back in the money. The one-time heavyweight title contender stopped a two-fight skid and picked up an extra $50,000 for his 44-second finish of Curtis Blaydes in their […]

Li Jingliang should receive punishment for eye-gouging Jake Matthews, not a bonus 56

Bloodyelbow.com By Iain Kidd@iainkidd  If you haven’t seen the moment that Jingliang blatantly gouged Jake Matthew’s eyes in an attempt to escape a guillotine at UFC 221, go take a look. Jingliang puts both hands on Matthews’ face, and digs his fingers into Matthews’ eyes. The foul appears to open a cut on Matthews’ […]