Hill and Moreno go away Rio as champs, whereas Glover leaves his gloves inside the Octagon

Two belts had been up for grabs in Rio de Janeiro for UFC 283. One went a former champion, the completely different went to a mannequin new belt holder.

Jamahal Hill and Glover Teixeira did not battle to a draw simply like the earlier title contenders did at UFC 282, however they did want all 5 rounds. Hill went into the deep waters with Teixeira, and emerged with the sunshine heavyweight title and a victory over the earlier champion.

Brandon Moreno did not want the title rounds, as a substitute a decrease suffered to Deivesion Figuereido’s by way of a vicious punch from Moreno induced the doctor to finish the battle. Moreno leaves the rivalry with two decisive wins and the one hundred twenty five-pound champion.

additionally on the precept card had been marquee wins by Gilbert Burns and Jessica Andrade, who’s most probably angling for attainable title fights are their victories in Brazil.

this is the whole lot that occurred on an thrilling battle card in Rio, as Brett Okamoto, Marc Raimondi and Jeff Wagenheim recap all of the movement.

Watch the fights reside on ESPN+ PPV.