UFC 283. Jamal Hill wins title, Moreno regains belt


After the tournament in Brazil, Glover Teixeira and Mauricio Rua retired

On the night of January 21-22 in Brazilian Rio de Janeiro ccjcnjzk mixed martial arts tournament UFC 283.

In the main battle they will meet Glover Teixeira (Brazil, 33–8) and Jamal Hill (USA, 11–1), vacant light heavyweight title on the line.

Jamall Hill had a huge advantage, and all the judges gave preference to the American. Hill became the new UFC champion, and 43-year-old Teixeira announced his retirement after the fight.

Fight between mexican Brandon Moreno (20–6–2) and Brazilian Davison Figueiredo (21–2–1) ended ahead of schedule.

Figueiredo received a cut under his eye and the doctor forbade him to go to the 4th round. This was already the 4th fight between them. Before that, each won once, and their first duel ended in a draw. Moreno has now regained the belt.

A Ukrainian entered the octagon on the undercard Igor Loss (18–3) vs famous 41 year old fighter Mauricio Rua from USA (27–13–1). The Ukrainian confidently fought and knocked out the opponent at the end of the first round. The loss of powerful blows sent the veteran into retirement!