While Rothwell showcased some nasty choking abilities in his win over Matt Mitrione last time out, Barnett is widely considered to be one of the best heavyweight grapplers on the planet. “The Warmaster” had never tapped to a submission in MMA competition.
Well that all changed on Saturday. You can watch highlights of Rothwell’s win, and hear him discuss it, with Joe Rogan below.
The event took place at Newark’s Prudential Center in New Jersey.