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Australian fighter mixed martial (MMA) Robert Whittaker defeated the Englishman Darren till is in the main event of the tournament UFC Fight Island 3. This was reported on the website of the tournament.
The event was held in the night of Sunday, July 26, on “fighting island” in Abu Dhabi. The representative of Australia took the upper hand over his rival by unanimous decision (48-47, 48-47, 48-47). Athletes compete in the Middleweight division.
Thanks to the victory Whittaker became the number one heavyweight contender in the Middleweight division, and will meet the winner of the battle between Israel Adesanya and Paulo Costa.
In the tournament UFC Fight Island 3 fights also had three Russians. Movsar Evloev, he Featherweight champion, unanimous judges ‘ decision took precedence over Britain’s Mike Grundy. The representative of the polpredy weight category Emeev decision win German Niklas Stolze. Light heavyweight hajimurad of Antigua lost painful reception in the first round the Scot Paul Craig.
Video, photo All from Russia.