UFC 283 poster released featuring Glover Teixeira vs. Jamahal Hill


The UFC light heavyweight title is on the line for a second consecutive pay-per-view event at UFC 283, which now features two title fights.

Jamahal hill will be taking on Glover Teixeria for the vacant title. This is less than a month after Jiri prochazka, who was injured in her shoulder and lost the fight between Jan Blachowicz and Magomed ankalaev ended in a draw. Frustrated by the lackluster fight, UFC President Dana White made the Teixeira vs. Hill fight on the spot.

Originally, a fourth fight between flyweight champ Deiveson Figueiredo and current interim champ Brandon Moreno was scheduled to headline the ESPN+ pay-per-view event, which takes place Jan. 21 at Jeunesse Arena in Rio de Janeiro. The marquee is now bigger.

Check out this new poster.

Teixeira, the No. 2 light heavyweight in the MMA Fighting Global Rankings, hopes to retake the title after losing it to Prochazka in a “Fight of the Year” candidate at UFC 275. Hill is the No. 10 fighter, get his first shot at gold.

Figueiredo and Moreno are 1-1-1 in a trio of bouts, with Brazilian Figueiredo most recently recapturing the belt from Moreno via decision at UFC 270.

Here is the full UFC 283 card:

Main Card (ESPN+ pay-per-view at 10 p.m. ET)

Glover Teixeira against Jamahal Hill

Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Brandon Moreno

Gilbert Burns vs. Neil Magny

Lauren Murphy vs. Jessica Andrade

Mauricio Rua vs. Ihor Potieria

Paul Craig vs. Johnny Walker

Preliminary Card (ABC/ESPN+ at 8:00 p.m. ET)

Brad Tavares vs. Gregory Rodrigues

Thiago Moises vs. Guram Kutateladze

Gabriel Bonfim vs. Mounir Lazzez

Early Prelims (ESPN+ at 6:00 p.m. ET)

Shamil Abdulkhimov vs. Jailton almeida

Luan Lacerda vs. Cody Stamann

Ismael Bonfim vs. Terrance McKinney

Warlley Alves vs. Nicolas Dalby

Josiane Nunes vs. Zarah Fairn dos Santos

Saimon Oliveira vs. Daniel Marcos

Source: https://www.mmafighting.com/2022/12/18/23513143/ufc-283-poster-released-featuring-glover-teixeira-vs-jamahal-hill?rand=96749