FREAKSHOW! Remembering When Sapp vs. Akebono Ended In A Bloody Mess

Bob Sapp and Akebono are two veterans within the sport of mixed martial arts. The fighters have thrown down twice in their careers, with each fight reaching exciting peaks for fans. However, the rematch between the two has certainly been committed to memory by fight fans everywhere.

Sapp and Akebono scrapped in their rematch back in 2015. Under the then newly founded Rizin Fighting Federation, Sapp and Akebono entered a bloody war.

Sapp caused a cut on the back of Akebono’s head that bled for much of the fight. After the fight was stopped multiple times to check the cut, Sapp became visibly frustrated and began to cry.

Still, in the end, Sapp was awarded a victory via technical decision after the fight was stopped because of the gushing cut. Check it out within the video provided above.

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