Sherrill, facing camera, and Thompson
To see a rare double knockdown in the Kerwin Sherrill v. Derek Thompson fight during the St. Patty's Beatdown Saturday night, click on the video at lower right of the Bulletin's front page.
Both fighters landed heavy blows and went down at the same time in the mixed martial arts battle in North Platte.
Their 185-pound fight is shown in entirety. North Platte's Derek Thompson claimed the victory.
From the outset, both fighters started quickly and fought hard.
The crowd got to see a rare double knockdown when both fighters simultaneously landed hard right hands and hit the canvas.
Thompson recovered first and dominated until the referee stopped the fight.
Thompson is 1-0 and Sherrill is 0-1.
Film production by MMA the Zone.