Photo: Instagram account of Khamzat Chimaeva
Swedish fighter mixed martial (MMA), Khamzat Chimaev won a second victory in 10 days and became the champion of the ultimate fighting championship (UFC). About it the correspondent “Tapes.ru”.
24-year-old native of Chechnya fought with the British representative Reese McKee in the tournament at UFC “fight island”, Yas island in Abu Dhabi. Chimaev won by TKO in the first round.
Thus, he chalked up a second victory within the promotion within 10 days, setting a UFC record. His first fight under the auspices of the organization also passed on “fighting island”. Then Chimaev ahead of schedule finished the fight with Welshman John Phillips. After the battle, the native of the Chechen Republic has expressed readiness to hold another match without leaving Abu Dhabi.
Chimaev was born in Chechnya. At the age of 16 he and his family moved to Sweden. On account of his eight wins and no defeats.
Video, photo All from Russia.