ByRyan Matsunaga, writer at
Ryan Matsunaga

Here's an early contender for KO of the Year!

Two rounds of some brilliant displays from striking from Yair Rodriguez ended suddenly when the Taekwondo black belt landed an incredible flying switch kick that sent his opponent crashing to the mat.

Check it out:

Rodriguez, the featherweight winner of TUF: Latin America, is now 7-1 in his MMA career, and 3-0 in the UFC.