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Video: Junior Dos Santos Practices The “Showtime Kick”

Made famous by UFC lightweight fighter Anthony “Showtime” Pettis, the off-the-cage jumping kick which Pettis pulled off in the last round of the last fight on the WEC’s last fight card proved how much room for innovation there still is in mixed martial arts and inspired a legion of other fighters to try similar moves.

While acrobatic maneuvers such as the “Showtime Kick” seem like they would be relegated to the lighter weight competitors, UFC heavyweight Junior dos Santos recently proved in a training video that the big boys can use the cage for offense too. Check out the vid below.