Lightning victory for Islam Mahachev
Dagestani star Islam Mahachev cames close to the lightweight title. Mahachev faced Bobby Green in the main fight of UFC Fight Night 202, which took place in Las Vegas.
As expected, Mahachev managed to do his job and did not give any chances to his opponent.
At first, Islam tried a high kick, then scored a low kick. Green kept her hands low and feigned. Mahachev kicked Green and glued him to the net in a clinch.
Bobby struck with his knee, and Mahachev knocked him to the ground. Islam tries kimura, but fails to lock it.
Islam took a dominant position and began to gain ground and pounds. The Dagestani took Green's back, then continued with the blows and forced the referee to stop the fight, which lasted 3 minutes and 23 seconds.
With this victory Mahachev entered a series of 10 consecutive victories. He said he was only interested in a chance at the title.
Islam also said he would gives Beniel Darius a chance, but only when he won the gold. The two were supposed to fight today, but Dariusz broke his leg.
Green, on the other hand, parted ways with a series of 2 consecutive victories. He shared that he was disappointed in himself and expressed a desire for revenge in the future.