Glover Teixeira and Jamahal Hill squared off in the main event of UFC 283 live on pay-per-view from Jeunesse Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Saturday, January 21. The contest featured former UFC light heavyweight champion, representing the country-host, up against and No.7-ranked contender from the US. The pair battled it out for the vacant 205-pound title.
The scheduled for five rounds championship bout went the full distance. In the end all three judges scored the fight 50-44 in favor of Hill.
With the victory by unanimous decision, Jamahal Hill improved to 12-1, 1 NC and became a new UFC light heavyweight champion. Glover Teixeira, who in 2021 became the second oldest champion in UFC history, dropped to 33-9 and announced his retirement.
Check out Glover Teixeira vs Jamahal Hill full fight video highlights below and the winner’s post-fight interview up top.
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Jamahal Hill makes his Octagon walk.
Here comes Glover Teixeira.
Teixeira announces retirement.
In Australia the event aired live on Sunday, January 22.
Get UFC 283: Teixeira vs Hill full fight card results.