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‘Title challenger right here’: Pros react to Tom Aspinall’s highlight-reel knockout of Marcin Tybura

Tom Aspinall couldn’t have asked for a better return to the octagon.

Back to action after a long recovery from a knee injury, Aspinall reentered The O2 Arena in London on Saturday to headline UFC London opposite Marcin Tybura, and stopped the Polish veteran in devastating fashion to cement his position as one of the top talents in the heavyweight division. Aspinall then called out the winner of UFC ParisCiryl Gane vs. Serghei Spivac, as well as UFC heavyweight champion Jon Jones.

The flawless performance had fellow MMA fighters impressed on social media, including both Jones and Gane. Here’s how they reacted to Aspinall’s eventful night.

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