Aleksandr Shabliy's sweet knee led to this violent KO at ACB 67

Knee strikes are among the more challenging ways to go about getting a knockout in MMA. Aleksandr Shabliy appears have a pretty good system for getting it done, though.

Shabliy (16-3) entered today’s ACB 67 event with a handful of knockouts stemming from knee strikes, be it of the flying variety or otherwise. He added another one to his record when he timed a perfect shot to Gleristone Santos’ (33-8) chin in their lightweight bout.

Check it out (via Twitter):

And another angle from cageside (via Twitter):

ACB 67 took place at the Colosseum Sports Complex in Grozny, Chechnya, Russia. Shabliy ended the fight with Santos at the 2:41 mark of Round 1.

Shabliy is forming quite the collection of highlight-reel finishes. He’s earned all 16 of his career victories by stoppage, including this flying knee finish from ProFC 57 in March 2015 (via Twitter):

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