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Holly “The Preacher’s Daughter” Holm vs Mayra “Sheetara” Bueno Silva (U.F.C Vegas 77)

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 15: Mayra Bueno Silva of Brazil battles Holly Holm in their women’s bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night at UFC APEX on July 15, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 15: Mayra Bueno Silva of Brazil battles Holly Holm in their women’s bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night at UFC APEX on July 15, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 15: (R-L) Holly Holm kicks Mayra Bueno Silva of Brazil in their women’s bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night at UFC APEX on July 15, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 15: (L-R) Holly Holm kicks Mayra Bueno Silva of Brazil in their women’s bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night at UFC APEX on July 15, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 15: (L-R) Holly Holm kicks Mayra Bueno Silva of Brazil in their women’s bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night at UFC APEX on July 15, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 15: (L-R) Holly Holm punches Mayra Bueno Silva of Brazil in their women’s bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night at UFC APEX on July 15, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 15: (L-R) Holly Holm punches Mayra Bueno Silva of Brazil in their women’s bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night at UFC APEX on July 15, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 15: (L-R) Holly Holm punches Mayra Bueno Silva of Brazil in their women’s bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night at UFC APEX on July 15, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 15: (L-R) Holly Holm punches Mayra Bueno Silva of Brazil in their women’s bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night at UFC APEX on July 15, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 15: Mayra Bueno Silva of Brazil prepares for her women’s bantamweight fight against Holly Holm during the UFC Fight Night at UFC APEX on July 15, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 15: Mayra Bueno Silva of Brazil prepares for her women’s bantamweight fight against Holly Holm during the UFC Fight Night at UFC APEX on July 15, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 15: Mayra Bueno Silva of Brazil poses for a photo with her team after her submission victory over Holly Holm in their women’s bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night at UFC APEX on July 15, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 15: Mayra Bueno Silva of Brazil poses for a photo with her team after her submission victory over Holly Holm in their women’s bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night at UFC APEX on July 15, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 15: Mayra Bueno Silva of Brazil reacts after her submission victory over Holly Holm in their women’s bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night at UFC APEX on July 15, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 15: (R-L) Mayra Bueno Silva of Brazil reacts after her submission victory over Holly Holm in their women’s bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night at UFC APEX on July 15, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 15: Mayra Bueno Silva of Brazil is interviewed after her submission victory over Holly Holm in their women’s bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night at UFC APEX on July 15, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 15: Mayra Bueno Silva of Brazil is interviewed after her submission victory over Holly Holm in their women’s bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night at UFC APEX on July 15, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 15: (R-L) Mayra Bueno Silva of Brazil submits Holly Holm in their women’s bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night at UFC APEX on July 15, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 15: Mayra Bueno Silva of Brazil reacts after her submission victory over Holly Holm in their women’s bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night at UFC APEX on July 15, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 15: Mayra Bueno Silva of Brazil reacts after her submission victory over Holly Holm in their women’s bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night at UFC APEX on July 15, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 15: Mayra Bueno Silva of Brazil reacts after her submission victory over Holly Holm in their women’s bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night at UFC APEX on July 15, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 15: (R-L) Mayra Bueno Silva of Brazil submits Holly Holmin their women’s bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night at UFC APEX on July 15, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 15: Mayra Bueno Silva of Brazil reacts after her submission victory over Holly Holm in their women’s bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night at UFC APEX on July 15, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 15: Mayra Bueno Silva of Brazil reacts after her submission victory over Holly Holm in their women’s bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night at UFC APEX on July 15, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 15: Mayra Bueno Silva of Brazil reacts after her submission victory over Holly Holm in their women’s bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night at UFC APEX on July 15, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 15: Istela Nunes of Brazil reacts after an elbow injury in her women’s strawweight fight against Viktoriia Dudakova of Russia during the UFC Fight Night at UFC APEX on July 15, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 15: Istela Nunes of Brazil reacts after an elbow injury in her women’s strawweight fight against Viktoriia Dudakova of Russia during the UFC Fight Night at UFC APEX on July 15, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 15: Mayra Bueno Silva of Brazil prepares for her women’s bantamweight fight against Holly Holm during the UFC Fight Night at UFC APEX on July 15, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 15: (L-R) Holly Holm and Mayra Bueno Silva of Brazil face off before their women’s bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night at UFC APEX on July 15, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 15: (L-R) Holly Holm and Mayra Bueno Silva of Brazil touch gloves before their women’s bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night at UFC APEX on July 15, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 15: Mayra Bueno Silva of Brazil reacts after her submission victory over Holly Holm in their women’s bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night at UFC APEX on July 15, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 15: (L-R) Mayra Bueno Silva of Brazil punches Holly Holm in their women’s bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night at UFC APEX on July 15, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

Alexander “The Great” Volkanovski (c) vs Yair “El Pantera” Rodriguez (ic) (U.F.C Featherweight world title fight, Alexander Volkanovski is the reiging U.F.C Featherweight world champion, Yair Rodriguez is the reigning U.F.C interim Featherweight world champion)

 

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski prepares for his fight against interim champion Yair Rodriguez during UFC 290 at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Volkanovski retained his title with a third-round TKO. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Yair Rodriguez of Mexico enters the Octagon in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia waits for the start of the round in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to the end of the fight in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Yair Rodriguez of Mexico reacts to the end of his fight in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Yair Rodriguez of Mexico reacts to the end of his fight in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Yair Rodriguez of Mexico punches Alexander Volkanovski of Australia in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Yair Rodriguez of Mexico reacts to the end of his fight in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to the end of the fight in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to the end of the fight in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to the end of the fight in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to the end of the fight in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to the end of the fight in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to the end of the fight in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia punches Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Alexander Volkanovski of Australia punches Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Alexander Volkanovski of Australia wrestles Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia takes down Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to the end of the fight in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to his win over Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to his win over Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to his win over Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to his win over Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to his win over Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to his win over Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to his win over Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to his win over Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to his win over Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to his win over Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia takes down Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia takes down Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Yair Rodriguez of Mexico punches Alexander Volkanovski of Australia in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Yair Rodriguez of Mexico kicks Alexander Volkanovski of Australia in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to the start of the round in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Bruce Buffer announces Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Alexander Volkanovski of Australia punches Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Alexander Volkanovski of Australia punches Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia takes down Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski celebrates after defeating interim featherweight champion Yair Rodriguez during UFC 290 at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Volkanovski won with a third-round TKO. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia enters the Octagon in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to the end of the fight in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to the end of the fight in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to the end of the fight in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to the end of the fight in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia takes down Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia takes down Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Alexander Volkanovski of Australia punches Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Alexander Volkanovski of Australia punches Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Yair Rodriguez of Mexico kicks Alexander Volkanovski of Australia in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Yair Rodriguez of Mexico kicks Alexander Volkanovski of Australia in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Yair Rodriguez of Mexico kicks Alexander Volkanovski of Australia in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Alexander Volkanovski of Australia punches Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Alexander Volkanovski of Australia punches Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Yair Rodriguez of Mexico reacts to the end of the fight in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Yair Rodriguez of Mexico reacts to the end of the fight in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Alexander Volkanovski of Australia punches Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Alexander Volkanovski of Australia punches Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Yair Rodriguez of Mexico punches Alexander Volkanovski of Australia in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Yair Rodriguez of Mexico walks to the Octagon in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia walks to the Octagon in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to his win over Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to his win over Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Yair Rodriguez of Mexico reacts to the end of the fight in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Alexander Volkanovski of Australia ta;lks with Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Alexander Volkanovski of Australia talks with Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski connects with a punch on interim featherweight champion Yair Rodriguez in the third round during UFC 290 at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Volkanovski retained his title with a third-round TKO. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski (L) battles with interim featherweight champion Yair Rodriguez during UFC 290 at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Volkanovski retained his title with a third-round TKO. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski connects with a punch on interim featherweight champion Yair Rodriguez in the third round during UFC 290 at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Volkanovski retained his title with a third-round TKO. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski celebrates after defeating interim featherweight champion Yair Rodriguez during UFC 290 at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Volkanovski retained his title with a third-round TKO. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia exits the Octagon after the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia exits the Octagon after the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia exits the Octagon after the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia exits the Octagon after the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to his win over Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to his win over Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to his win over Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia and his team reacts to his win over Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia and his team reacts to his win over Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to his win over Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to his win over Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski (top) wrestles with interim featherweight champion Yair Rodriguez during UFC 290 at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Volkanovski retained his title with a third-round TKO. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia waits for the start of the round in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to his win over Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Alexander Volkanovski of Australia punches Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Alexander Volkanovski of Australia punches Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski (L) takes down interim featherweight champion Yair Rodriguez during UFC 290 at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Volkanovski retained his title with a third-round TKO. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Interim featherweight champion Yair Rodriguez (R) kicks UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski during UFC 290 at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Volkanovski retained his title with a third-round TKO. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: The UFC featherweight title belt is carried by UFC president Dana White after the fight between UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski and interim champion Yair Rodriguez during UFC 290 at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Volkanovski retained his title with a third-round TKO. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski (R) kicks interim featherweight champion Yair Rodriguez during UFC 290 at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Volkanovski retained his title with a third-round TKO. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski jumps as he is introduced for his fight against interim featherweight champion Yair Rodriguez during UFC 290 at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Volkanovski retained his title with a third-round TKO. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Interim featherweight champion Yair Rodriguez heads to his corner between rounds of his fight with UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski during UFC 290 at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Volkanovski retained his title with a third-round TKO. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski leaves the Octagon after defeating interim featherweight champion Yair Rodriguez during UFC 290 at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Volkanovski retained his title with a third-round TKO. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski (top) grapples with interim featherweight champion Yair Rodriguez during UFC 290 at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Volkanovski retained his title with a third-round TKO. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Interim featherweight champion Yair Rodriguez (R) kicks UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski during UFC 290 at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Volkanovski retained his title with a third-round TKO. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski (L) battles with interim featherweight champion Yair Rodriguez during UFC 290 at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Volkanovski retained his title with a third-round TKO. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski (L) battles with interim featherweight champion Yair Rodriguez during UFC 290 at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Volkanovski retained his title with a third-round TKO. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski (L) fights against interim featherweight champion Yair Rodriguez during UFC 290 at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Volkanovski retained his title with a third-round TKO. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski leaves the Octagon after defeating interim featherweight champion Yair Rodriguez during UFC 290 at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Volkanovski retained his title with a third-round TKO. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia walks to the Octagon in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia walks to the Octagon in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia walks to the Octagon in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia walks to the Octagon in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia walks to the Octagon in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia walks to the Octagon in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia enters the Octagon in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia enters the Octagon in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia enters the Octagon in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia enters the Octagon in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia is introduced prior to his fight against Yair Rodriguez of Mexico during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Opponents Alexander Volkanovski of Australia and Yair Rodriguez of Mexico face off prior to their fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Yair Rodriguez of Mexico enters the Octagon in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Yair Rodriguez of Mexico walks to the Octagon in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Yair Rodriguez of Mexico walks to the Octagon in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Yair Rodriguez of Mexico walks to the Octagon in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Yair Rodriguez of Mexico walks to the Octagon in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Yair Rodriguez of Mexico walks to the Octagon in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Yair Rodriguez of Mexico kicks Alexander Volkanovski of Australia in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Yair Rodriguez of Mexico punches Alexander Volkanovski of Australia in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Yair Rodriguez of Mexico kicks Alexander Volkanovski of Australia in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Alexander Volkanovski of Australia and Yair Rodriguez of Mexico touch gloves in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Alexander Volkanovski of Australia takes down Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Alexander Volkanovski of Australia takes down Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Yair Rodriguez of Mexico kicks Alexander Volkanovski of Australia in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Alexander Volkanovski of Australia faces Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia prepares to start the round in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia takes down Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Alexander Volkanovski of Australia and Yair Rodriguez of Mexico touch gloves in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Yair Rodriguez of Mexico kicks Alexander Volkanovski of Australia in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Yair Rodriguez of Mexico kicks Alexander Volkanovski of Australia in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Yair Rodriguez of Mexico kicks Alexander Volkanovski of Australia in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Alexander Volkanovski of Australia and Yair Rodriguez of Mexico trade punches in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Alexander Volkanovski of Australia and Yair Rodriguez of Mexico trade punches in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Alexander Volkanovski of Australia punches Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Alexander Volkanovski of Australia punches Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia punches Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia takes down Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Yair Rodriguez of Mexico kicks Alexander Volkanovski of Australia in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Alexander Volkanovski of Australia takes down Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Alexander Volkanovski of Australia and Yair Rodriguez of Mexico touch gloves in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Alexander Volkanovski of Australia and Yair Rodriguez of Mexico face off in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia enters the Octagon in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia enters the Octagon in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia enters the Octagon in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia enters the Octagon in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia enters the Octagon in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts after his TKO victory over Yair Rodriguez of Mexico during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts after his TKO victory over Yair Rodriguez of Mexico during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts after his TKO victory over Yair Rodriguez of Mexico during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia punches Yair Rodriguez of Mexico during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Bruce Buffer announces the fight in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

 

Alexandre “The Cannibal” Patoje vs Brandon “The Assassin Baby” Moreno (U.F.C 290) (U.F.C Flyweight world title fight, Brandon Moreno is the reigning U.F.C Flyweight world champion)

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil enters the Octagon in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil reacts to his win in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil reacts to his win in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil reacts to his win in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil and his team pose for a photo after the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil reacts to his win in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil reacts after his decision victory over Brandon Moreno of Mexico in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil reacts after his decision victory over Brandon Moreno of Mexico in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil reacts to the finish of his UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: A detail view of a fight glove during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Brandon Moreno of Mexico reacts to the finish of his UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Brandon Moreno of Mexico reacts to the finish of his UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Brandon Moreno of Mexico reacts to the finish of his UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil attempts to submit Brandon Moreno of Mexico in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil attempts to submit Brandon Moreno of Mexico in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Brandon Moreno of Mexico punches Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Brandon Moreno of Mexico punches Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Brandon Moreno of Mexico punches Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Brandon Moreno of Mexico punches Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil attempts to submit Brandon Moreno of Mexico in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Brandon Moreno of Mexico punches Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil punches Brandon Moreno of Mexico in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Brandon Moreno of Mexico elbows Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Brandon Moreno of Mexico takes down Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil punches Brandon Moreno of Mexico in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Brandon Moreno of Mexico punches Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil punches Brandon Moreno of Mexico in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil returns to his corner between rounds of his UFC flyweight championship fight against Brandon Moreno of Mexico during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Brandon Moreno of Mexico battles Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Brandon Moreno of Mexico punches Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Brandon Moreno of Mexico punches Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Brandon Moreno of Mexico punches Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Brandon Moreno of Mexico punches Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Brandon Moreno of Mexico attempts a submission against Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil kicks Brandon Moreno of Mexico in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil battles Brandon Moreno of Mexico in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Brandon Moreno of Mexico punches Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Brandon Moreno of Mexico kicks Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil punches Brandon Moreno of Mexico in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Brandon Moreno of Mexico kicks Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil faces off with Brandon Moreno of Mexico in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Brandon Moreno of Mexico is seen during his UFC flyweight championship fight against Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Brandon Moreno of Mexico is seen during his UFC flyweight championship fight against Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Brandon Moreno of Mexico is seen during his UFC flyweight championship fight against Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Brandon Moreno of Mexico is seen during his UFC flyweight championship fight against Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Brandon Moreno of Mexico kicks Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Brandon Moreno of Mexico faces his opponent in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Brandon Moreno of Mexico punches Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Brandon Moreno of Mexico prepares to fight Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Brandon Moreno of Mexico prepares to fight Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Brandon Moreno of Mexico prepares to fight Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: A general view of the Octagon as Brandon Moreno of Mexico enters the arena prior to the UFC flyweight championship fight against Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Brandon Moreno of Mexico punches Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil prepares to fight Brandon Moreno of Mexico in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil prepares to fight Brandon Moreno of Mexico in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil prepares to fight Brandon Moreno of Mexico in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: A general view of the Octagon as Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil enters prior to the UFC flyweight championship fight against Brandon Moreno of Mexico during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: A general view of the Octagon as Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil enters prior to the UFC flyweight championship fight against Brandon Moreno of Mexico during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: A general view of the Octagon as Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil enters prior to the UFC flyweight championship fight against Brandon Moreno of Mexico during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: A general view of the Octagon as Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil enters prior to the UFC flyweight championship fight against Brandon Moreno of Mexico during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil punches Brandon Moreno of Mexico in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Brandon Moreno of Mexico trades punches with Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Brandon Moreno of Mexico trades punches with Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Brandon Moreno of Mexico takes down Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Brandon Moreno of Mexico punches Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Brandon Moreno of Mexico punches Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Brandon Moreno of Mexico punches Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Brandon Moreno of Mexico punches Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Brandon Moreno of Mexico trades punches with Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Brandon Moreno of Mexico trades punches with Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Brandon Moreno of Mexico trades punches with Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Brandon Moreno of Mexico punches Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Brandon Moreno of Mexico punches Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: A detailed view of a fight glove during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Brandon Moreno of Mexico enters the Octagon in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Brandon Moreno of Mexico and Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil touch gloves in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Brandon Moreno of Mexico trades punches with Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Brandon Moreno of Mexico punches Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Brandon Moreno of Mexico punches Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Brandon Moreno of Mexico punches Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Brandon Moreno of Mexico and Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil touch gloves in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Brandon Moreno of Mexico faces Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Brandon Moreno of Mexico punches Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Brandon Moreno of Mexico punches Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Brandon Moreno of Mexico punches Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Brandon Moreno of Mexico punches Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil punches Brandon Moreno of Mexico in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil punches Brandon Moreno of Mexico in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: A general view of the Octagon as Brandon Moreno of Mexico enters the arena prior to the UFC flyweight championship fight against Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: A general view of the Octagon as Brandon Moreno of Mexico enters the arena prior to the UFC flyweight championship fight against Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: A general view of the Octagon as Brandon Moreno of Mexico enters the arena prior to the UFC flyweight championship fight against Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: A general view of the Octagon as Brandon Moreno of Mexico enters the arena prior to the UFC flyweight championship fight against Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: A general view of the Octagon as Brandon Moreno of Mexico enters the arena prior to the UFC flyweight championship fight against Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil punches Brandon Moreno of Mexico in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Brandon Moreno of Mexico is introduced prior to the UFC flyweight championship fight against Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Brandon Moreno of Mexico faces off against Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Brandon Moreno of Mexico faces off against Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Brandon Moreno of Mexico faces off against Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil enters the Octagon in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil enters the Octagon in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil enters the Octagon in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Bruce Buffer announces the entrance of Brandon Moreno of Mexico in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Bruce Buffer announces the entrance of Brandon Moreno of Mexico in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Dricus Du Plessis (L) blocks a kick from Robert Whittaker in a middleweight bout during UFC 290 at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Du Plessis won with a second-round TKO. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Brandon Moreno of Mexico enters the Octagon in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Brandon Moreno of Mexico enters the Octagon in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Bruce Buffer annouces the start of a fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Bruce Buffer annouces the start of a fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexandre Pantoja (L) punches UFC flyweight champion Brandon Moreno during UFC 290 at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Pantoja won the title by split decision. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexandre Pantoja (C) leaves the Octagon with members of his family after defeating UFC flyweight champion Brandon Moreno during UFC 290 at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Pantoja won the title by split decision. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexandre Pantoja (R) takes a punch from UFC flyweight champion Brandon Moreno during UFC 290 at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Pantoja won the title by split decision. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexandre Pantoja celebrates after going five rounds against UFC flyweight champion Brandon Moreno during UFC 290 at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Pantoja won the title by split decision. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexandre Pantoja celebrates after defeating UFC flyweight champion Brandon Moreno during UFC 290 at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Pantoja won the title by split decision. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: A general view of the Octagon during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil reacts to the finish of his fight in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: A general view of the Octagon during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Brandon Moreno of Mexico reacts to the finish of his fight in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil reacts to his win in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Brandon Moreno of Mexico reacts to his loss in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil reacts to his win in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Brandon Moreno of Mexico reacts to the finish of his UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Jamal Murray of the Denver Nuggetts is seen in attendance during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: A detail view of the UFC flyweight championship belt after Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil defeated Brandon Moreno of Mexico during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil reacts to his win in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil reacts to his win in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil reacts to his win in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil reacts to his win in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil reacts to his win in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil reacts to his win in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Boston Celtics head coach Joe Mazzulla is seen in attendance during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil reacts to his win in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil exits the Octagon after his UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Jamal Murray of the Denver Nuggetts is seen in attendance during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

Sean Strickland vs Abusupiyan Magomedov (U.F.C on ESPN 48)

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: Sean Strickland prepares to face Abus Magomedov of Russia in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: Sean Strickland prepares to face Abus Magomedov of Russia in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: Sean Strickland prepares to face Abus Magomedov of Russia in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: Sean Strickland prepares to face Abus Magomedov of Russia in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: Sean Strickland prepares to face Abus Magomedov of Russia in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: Sean Strickland mbp during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Todd Lussier/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: Sean Strickland poses for a portrait after his victory during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Todd Lussier/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: Sean Strickland reacts after his victory over Abus Magomedov of Russia in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: Sean Strickland reacts after his victory over Abus Magomedov of Russia in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: (R-L) Abus Magomedov of Russia punches Sean Strickland in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: Sean Strickland battles Abus Magomedov (not pictured) in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: Sean Strickland battles Abus Magomedov (not pictured) in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: (L-R) Abus Magomedov of Russia punches Sean Strickland in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: (L-R) Abus Magomedov of Russia punches Sean Strickland in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: (L-R) Abus Magomedov of Russia punches Sean Strickland in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: Sean Strickland battles Abus Magomedov (not pictured) in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: (L-R) Sean Strickland trades punches with Abus Magomedov of Russia in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: (L-R) Sean Strickland punches Abus Magomedov of Russia in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: (L-R) Sean Strickland punches Abus Magomedov of Russia in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: (L-R) Sean Strickland punches Abus Magomedov of Russia in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: (R-L) Sean Strickland punches Abus Magomedov of Russia in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: (R-L) Sean Strickland punches Abus Magomedov of Russia in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: (R-L) Sean Strickland punches Abus Magomedov of Russia in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: (R-L) Sean Strickland punches Abus Magomedov of Russia in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: (R-L) Sean Strickland punches Abus Magomedov of Russia in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: (R-L) Sean Strickland punches Abus Magomedov of Russia in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: (R-L) Sean Strickland punches Abus Magomedov of Russia in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: (R-L) Sean Strickland punches Abus Magomedov of Russia in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: (R-L) Sean Strickland punches Abus Magomedov of Russia in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: Sean Strickland reacts after his victory over Abus Magomedov of Russia in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: Sean Strickland reacts after his victory over Abus Magomedov of Russia in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: Sean Strickland reacts after his victory over Abus Magomedov of Russia in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: Sean Strickland reacts after his victory over Abus Magomedov of Russia in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: Sean Strickland reacts after his victory over Abus Magomedov of Russia in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: Sean Strickland reacts after his victory over Abus Magomedov of Russia in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: Sean Strickland reacts after his victory over Abus Magomedov of Russia in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: Sean Strickland battles Abus Magomedov (not pictured) in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: (L-R) Sean Strickland punches Abus Magomedov of Russia in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: (L-R) Abus Magomedov of Russia kicks Sean Strickland in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: (R-L) Abus Magomedov of Russia kicks Sean Strickland in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: (R-L) Abus Magomedov of Russia trades punches Sean Strickland in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: (R-L) Sean Strickland punches Abus Magomedov of Russia in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: (R-L) Sean Strickland punches Abus Magomedov of Russia in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: (R-L) Sean Strickland punches Abus Magomedov of Russia in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: (L-R) Abus Magomedov of Russia battles Sean Strickland in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: Sean Strickland reacts after an eye poke from Abus Magomedov of Russia in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: Sean Strickland reacts after an eye poke from Abus Magomedov of Russia in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: Sean Strickland prepares to face Abus Magomedov of Russia in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: (L-R) Opponents Sean Strickland and Abus Magomedov of Russia face off prior to a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: (L-R) Opponents Sean Strickland and Abus Magomedov of Russia face off prior to a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: Abus Magomedov of Russia prepares to face Sean Strickland in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: Sean Strickland prepares to face Abus Magomedov of Russia in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: Sean Strickland prepares to face Abus Magomedov of Russia in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: Sean Strickland prepares to face Abus Magomedov of Russia in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: Abus Magomedov of Russia prepares to face Sean Strickland in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 01: Abus Magomedov of Russia prepares to face Sean Strickland in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 01, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

Ilia Topuria vs Josh Emmett (U.F.C on ABC 5)

JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA – JUNE 24: (L-R) Josh Emmett punches Ilia Topuria of Germanyin their featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena on June 24, 2023 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC)
JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA – JUNE 24: (L-R) Ilia Topuria of Germany punches Josh Emmett in their featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena on June 24, 2023 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC)
JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA – JUNE 24: (L-R) Ilia Topuria of Germany punches Josh Emmett in their featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena on June 24, 2023 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC)
JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA – JUNE 24: (L-R) Josh Emmett punches Ilia Topuria of Germanyin their featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena on June 24, 2023 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC)
JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA – JUNE 24: (L-R) Josh Emmett punches Ilia Topuria of Germanyin their featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena on June 24, 2023 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC)
JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA – JUNE 24: (R-L) Josh Emmett punches Ilia Topuria of Germanyin their featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena on June 24, 2023 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC)
JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA – JUNE 24: (R-L) Josh Emmett punches Ilia Topuria of Germanyin their featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena on June 24, 2023 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC)
JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA – JUNE 24: (L-R) Ilia Topuria of Germany punches Josh Emmett in their featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena on June 24, 2023 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC)
JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA – JUNE 24: Ilia Topuria of Germany (top) punches Josh Emmett in their featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena on June 24, 2023 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC)
JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA – JUNE 24: (L-R) Ilia Topuria of Germany punches Josh Emmett in their featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena on June 24, 2023 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC)
JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA – JUNE 24: (L-R) Ilia Topuria of Germany punches Josh Emmett in their featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena on June 24, 2023 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC)
JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA – JUNE 24: (L-R) Ilia Topuria of Germany punches Josh Emmett in their featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena on June 24, 2023 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC)
JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA – JUNE 24: (R-L) Josh Emmett punches Ilia Topuria of Germanyin their featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena on June 24, 2023 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC)
JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA – JUNE 24: (R-L) Josh Emmett circles Ilia Topuria of Germanyin their featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena on June 24, 2023 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC)
JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA – JUNE 24: (L-R) Josh Emmett touches gloves with Ilia Topuria of Germanyin their featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena on June 24, 2023 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC)
JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA – JUNE 24: in their featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena on June 24, 2023 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC)
JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA – JUNE 24: (L-R) Josh Emmett punches Ilia Topuria of Germanyin their featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena on June 24, 2023 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC)
JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA – JUNE 24: (R-L) Josh Emmett punches Ilia Topuria of Germanyin their featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena on June 24, 2023 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC)
JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA – JUNE 24: Josh Emmett circles Ilia Topuria of Germanyin their featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena on June 24, 2023 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC)
JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA – JUNE 24: (R-L) Josh Emmett punches Ilia Topuria of Germanyin their featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena on June 24, 2023 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC)
JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA – JUNE 24: (L-R) Ilia Topuria of Germany punches Josh Emmett in their featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena on June 24, 2023 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC)
JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA – JUNE 24: (L-R) Josh Emmett and Ilia Topuria of Germany face off in their featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena on June 24, 2023 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC)
JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA – JUNE 24: Josh Emmett prepares for the third round against Ilia Topuria of Germany in their featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena on June 24, 2023 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC)
JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA – JUNE 24: (L-R) Ilia Topuria of Germany punches Josh Emmett in their featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena on June 24, 2023 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC)
JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA – JUNE 24: (L-R) Ilia Topuria of Germany punches Josh Emmett in their featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena on June 24, 2023 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC)
JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA – JUNE 24: (L-R) Ilia Topuria of Germany takes down Josh Emmett in their featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena on June 24, 2023 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC)
JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA – JUNE 24: (L-R) Ilia Topuria of Germany takes down Josh Emmett in their featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena on June 24, 2023 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC)
JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA – JUNE 24: (L-R) Ilia Topuria of Germany takes down Josh Emmett in their featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena on June 24, 2023 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC)
JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA – JUNE 24: Josh Emmett heads to his corner after the third round Ilia Topuria of Germanyin their featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena on June 24, 2023 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC)
JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA – JUNE 24: (R-L) Josh Emmett circles Ilia Topuria of Germanyin their featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena on June 24, 2023 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC)
JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA – JUNE 24: (R-L) Josh Emmett punches Ilia Topuria of Germanyin their featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena on June 24, 2023 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC)
JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA – JUNE 24: (L-R) Josh Emmett taunted Ilia Topuria of Germanyin their featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena on June 24, 2023 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC)
JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA – JUNE 24: Sergio Ramos of PSG watches the fights during the UFC Fight Night event at Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena on June 24, 2023 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC)
JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA – JUNE 24: (R-L) Ilia Topuria of Germany celebrates his victory over Josh Emmett in their featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena on June 24, 2023 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC)
JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA – JUNE 24: (R-L) Ilia Topuria of Germany celebrates his victory over Josh Emmett in their featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena on June 24, 2023 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC)
JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA – JUNE 24: (R-L) Ilia Topuria of Germany celebrates his victory over Josh Emmett in their featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena on June 24, 2023 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC)
JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA – JUNE 24: Ilia Topuria of Germany talks to Daniel Cormier after his victory over Josh Emmett in their featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena on June 24, 2023 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC)
JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA – JUNE 24: Ilia Topuria of Germany talks to Daniel Cormier after his victory over Josh Emmett in their featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena on June 24, 2023 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC)
JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA – JUNE 24: Josh Emmett talks to Daniel Cormier after his loss to Ilia Topuria of Germany in their featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena on June 24, 2023 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC)

Jarrod Cannonier vs Marvin Vettori (U.F.C on ESPN 47)

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 17: Jared Cannonier prepares to fight Marvin Vettori of Italy in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 17, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 17: (L-R) Marvin Vettori of Italy punches Jared Cannonier in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 17, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 17: (L-R) Marvin Vettori of Italy punches Jared Cannonier in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 17, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 17: (L-R) Marvin Vettori of Italy punches Jared Cannonier in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 17, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 17: (L-R) Jared Cannonier punches Marvin Vettori of Italy in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 17, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 17: (L-R) Jared Cannonier punches Marvin Vettori of Italy in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 17, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 17: (L-R) Marvin Vettori of Italy punches Jared Cannonier in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 17, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 17: Jared Cannonier reacts after his victory over Marvin Vettori of Italy in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 17, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 17: Jared Cannonier reacts after his victory over Marvin Vettori of Italy in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 17, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 17: (R-L) Jared Cannonier and Marvin Vettori of Italy talk after their middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 17, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 17: (R-L) Jared Cannonier punches Marvin Vettori of Italy in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 17, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 17: (R-L) Jared Cannonier punches Marvin Vettori of Italy in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 17, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 17: (R-L) Jared Cannonier punches Marvin Vettori of Italy in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 17, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 17: (L-R) Opponents Marvin Vettori of Italy and Jared Cannonier face off prior to their middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 17, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 17: (L-R) Opponents Marvin Vettori of Italy and Jared Cannonier face off prior to their middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 17, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 17: Marvin Vettori of Italy prepares to fight Jared Cannonier in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 17, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 17: Jared Cannonier prepares to fight Marvin Vettori of Italy in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 17, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 17: (R-L) Marvin Vettori of Italy punches Jared Cannonier in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 17, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 17: (R-L) Marvin Vettori of Italy punches Jared Cannonier in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 17, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 17: (R-L) Marvin Vettori of Italy punches Jared Cannonier in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 17, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 17: (R-L) Marvin Vettori of Italy punches Jared Cannonier in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 17, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 17: (R-L) Marvin Vettori of Italy punches Jared Cannonier in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 17, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 17: (L-R) Jared Cannonier punches Marvin Vettori of Italy in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 17, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 17: (L-R) Jared Cannonier punches Marvin Vettori of Italy in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 17, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 17: (L-R) Jared Cannonier punches Marvin Vettori of Italy in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 17, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 17: (L-R) Jared Cannonier punches Marvin Vettori of Italy in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 17, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 17: (L-R) Jared Cannonier punches Marvin Vettori of Italy in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 17, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 17: (L-R) Jared Cannonier punches Marvin Vettori of Italy in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 17, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 17: (R-L) Jared Cannonier knees Marvin Vettori of Italy in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 17, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 17: (R-L) Marvin Vettori of Italy punches Jared Cannonier in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 17, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 17: (L-R) Marvin Vettori of Italy punches Jared Cannonier in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 17, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 17: (L-R) Marvin Vettori of Italy punches Jared Cannonier in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 17, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 17: (R-L) Marvin Vettori of Italy battles Jared Cannonier in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 17, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 17: (L-R) Jared Cannonier and Marvin Vettori of Italy talk after their middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 17, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 17: Jared Cannonier reacts after his middleweight fight against Marvin Vettori of Italy during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 17, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 17: Marvin Vettori of Italy prepares to fight Jared Cannonier in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 17, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 17: Jared Cannonier prepares to fight Marvin Vettori of Italy in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 17, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 17: (R-L) Jared Cannonier punches Marvin Vettori of Italy in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 17, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 17: (R-L) Jared Cannonier punches Marvin Vettori of Italy in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 17, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 17: (R-L) Jared Cannonier punches Marvin Vettori of Italy in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 17, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 17: (R-L) Jared Cannonier punches Marvin Vettori of Italy in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 17, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 17: Jared Cannonier reacts after his victory over Marvin Vettori of Italy in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 17, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 17: Jared Cannonier reacts after his victory over Marvin Vettori of Italy in a middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 17, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

Amanda Nunes vs Irene Aldana (U.F.C 289) (A UFC Women’s Bantamweight Championship trilogy bout between current two-time champion (also current UFC Women’s Featherweight Champion) Amanda Nunes and former champion (also The Ultimate Fighter: Team Rousey vs. Team Tate bantamweight winner) Julianna Peña was expected to headline the event.[2] However on May 2, Peña pulled out due to broken ribs and was replaced by Irene Aldana, who was scheduled to headline UFC Fight Night 223 in a rematch against former title challenger Raquel Pennington.[3] The latter will serve as a backup for the title bout)

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (L-R) Amanda Nunes of Brazil punches Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (L-R) Amanda Nunes of Brazil circles Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (L-R) Amanda Nunes of Brazil kicks Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (L-R) Amanda Nunes of Brazil circles Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (R-L) Amanda Nunes of Brazil punches Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (R-L) Amanda Nunes of Brazil kicks Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (R-L) Irene Aldana of Mexico circles Amanda Nunes of Brazil in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (L-R) Irene Aldana of Mexico circles Amanda Nunes of Brazil in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: Amanda Nunes of Brazil walks to the Octagon before facing Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: Amanda Nunes of Brazil walks to the Octagon before facing Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: Amanda Nunes of Brazil walks to the Octagon before facing Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: Amanda Nunes of Brazil enters the Octagon before facing Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: Amanda Nunes of Brazil enters the Octagon before facing Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: Amanda Nunes of Brazil enters the Octagon before facing Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: Amanda Nunes of Brazil enters the Octagon before facing Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (L-R) Amanda Nunes of Brazil punches Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (R-L) Irene Aldana of Mexico punches Amanda Nunes of Brazil in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (L-R) Amanda Nunes of Brazil grabs Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (L-R) Irene Aldana of Mexico circles Amanda Nunes of Brazil in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (R-L) Amanda Nunes of Brazil punches Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: Irene Aldana of Mexico enters the Octagon before facing Amanda Nunes of Brazil in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: Irene Aldana of Mexico enters the Octagon before facing Amanda Nunes of Brazil in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: Irene Aldana of Mexico enters the Octagon before facing Amanda Nunes of Brazil in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (R-L) Amanda Nunes of Brazil punches Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (R-L) Amanda Nunes of Brazil punches Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (R-L) Amanda Nunes of Brazil punches Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (R-L) Amanda Nunes of Brazil punches Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (R-L) Amanda Nunes of Brazil punches Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (R-L) Amanda Nunes of Brazil punches Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (R-L) Amanda Nunes of Brazil punches Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (R-L) Amanda Nunes of Brazil punches Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (R-L) Amanda Nunes of Brazil punches Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (R-L) Amanda Nunes of Brazil punches Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (L-R) Amanda Nunes of Brazil punches Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (L-R) Amanda Nunes of Brazil punches Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (R-L) Amanda Nunes of Brazil punches Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (L-R) Amanda Nunes of Brazil punches Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (R-L) Amanda Nunes of Brazil elbows Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (R-L) Amanda Nunes of Brazil elbows Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (L-R) Amanda Nunes of Brazil punches Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (R-L) Amanda Nunes of Brazil high fives Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (R-L) Irene Aldana of Mexico punches Amanda Nunes of Brazil in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (R-L) Irene Aldana of Mexico punches Amanda Nunes of Brazil in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (R-L) Amanda Nunes of Brazil kicks Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (L-R) Irene Aldana of Mexico punches Amanda Nunes of Brazil in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (R-L) Irene Aldana of Mexico punches Amanda Nunes of Brazil in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: Amanda Nunes of Brazil enters the Octagon before facing Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: Irene Aldana of Mexico enters the Octagon before facing Amanda Nunes of Brazil in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (L-R) Amanda Nunes of Brazil and Irene Aldana of Mexico face off in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (L-R) Amanda Nunes of Brazil and Irene Aldana of Mexico face off in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (L-R) Irene Aldana of Mexico circles Amanda Nunes of Brazil in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (R-L) Amanda Nunes of Brazil punches Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: Irene Aldana of Mexico enters the Octagon before facing Amanda Nunes of Brazil in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: Irene Aldana of Mexico enters the Octagon before facing Amanda Nunes of Brazil in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: Irene Aldana of Mexico enters the Octagon before facing Amanda Nunes of Brazil in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (R-L) Amanda Nunes of Brazil punches Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (R-L) Amanda Nunes of Brazil punches Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (R-L) Amanda Nunes of Brazil punches Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (R-L) Amanda Nunes of Brazil punches Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (R-L) Amanda Nunes of Brazil punches Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (R-L) Amanda Nunes of Brazil punches Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (R-L) Amanda Nunes of Brazil punches Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (R-L) Amanda Nunes of Brazil punches Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (R-L) Amanda Nunes of Brazil punches Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (R-L) Amanda Nunes of Brazil punches Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (L-R) Amanda Nunes of Brazil punches Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (L-R) Amanda Nunes of Brazil punches Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (R-L) Amanda Nunes of Brazil punches Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (L-R) Amanda Nunes of Brazil punches Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (R-L) Amanda Nunes of Brazil elbows Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (R-L) Amanda Nunes of Brazil elbows Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (L-R) Amanda Nunes of Brazil punches Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (R-L) Amanda Nunes of Brazil high fives Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (R-L) Irene Aldana of Mexico punches Amanda Nunes of Brazil in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (R-L) Irene Aldana of Mexico punches Amanda Nunes of Brazil in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (R-L) Amanda Nunes of Brazil kicks Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (L-R) Irene Aldana of Mexico punches Amanda Nunes of Brazil in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (R-L) Irene Aldana of Mexico punches Amanda Nunes of Brazil in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: Amanda Nunes of Brazil enters the Octagon before facing Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: Irene Aldana of Mexico enters the Octagon before facing Amanda Nunes of Brazil in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (L-R) Amanda Nunes of Brazil and Irene Aldana of Mexico face off in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – JUNE 10: (L-R) Amanda Nunes of Brazil and Irene Aldana of Mexico face off in their women’s bantamweight title fight during the UFC 289 event at Rogers Arena on June 10, 2023 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)

Amir Albazi vs Kai Kara-France (U.F.C on ESPN 46)

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: Amir Albazi of Iraq poses for a portrait after his victory during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Todd Lussier/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: Amir Albazi of Iraq poses for a portrait after his victory during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Todd Lussier/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: Amir Albazi of Iraq poses for a portrait after his victory during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Todd Lussier/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: Amir Albazi of Iraq poses for a portrait after his victory during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Todd Lussier/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: Amir Albazi of Iraq poses for a portrait after his victory during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Todd Lussier/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: Amir Albazi of Iraq poses for a portrait after his victory during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Todd Lussier/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: Amir Albazi of Iraq poses for a portrait after his victory during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Todd Lussier/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: (R-L) Amir Albazi of Iraq battles Kai Kara-France of New Zealand in a flyweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: (R-L) Kai Kara-France of New Zealand and Amir Albazi of Iraq trade punches in a flyweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: (R-L) Kai Kara-France of New Zealand punches Amir Albazi of Iraq in a flyweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: (R-L) Kai Kara-France of New Zealand punches Amir Albazi of Iraq in a flyweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: Amir Albazi of Iraq reacts after his victory against Kai Kara-France of New Zealand in a flyweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: Amir Albazi of Iraq reacts after his victory against Kai Kara-France of New Zealand in a flyweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: Amir Albazi of Iraq reacts after his victory against Kai Kara-France of New Zealand in a flyweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: Amir Albazi of Iraq reacts after his victory against Kai Kara-France of New Zealand in a flyweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: Amir Albazi of Iraq reacts after his victory against Kai Kara-France of New Zealand in a flyweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: (R-L) Kai Kara-France of New Zealand and Amir Albazi of Iraq talk after a flyweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: (R-L) Kai Kara-France of New Zealand and Amir Albazi of Iraq talk after a flyweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: (L-R) Kai Kara-France of New Zealand taunts Amir Albazi of Iraq in a flyweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: (L-R) Kai Kara-France of New Zealand taunts Amir Albazi of Iraq in a flyweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: (L-R) Kai Kara-France of New Zealand punches Amir Albazi of Iraq in a flyweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: (R-L) Amir Albazi of Iraq punches Kai Kara-France of New Zealand in a flyweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: (L-R) Amir Albazi of Iraq punches Kai Kara-France of New Zealand in a flyweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: (R-L) Kai Kara-France of New Zealand punches Amir Albazi of Iraq in a flyweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: (R-L) Kai Kara-France of New Zealand kicks Amir Albazi of Iraq in a flyweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: (R-L) Kai Kara-France of New Zealand punches Amir Albazi of Iraq in a flyweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: (L-R) Amir Albazi of Iraq works for a choke against Kai Kara-France of New Zealand in a flyweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: (L-R) Amir Albazi of Iraq works for a choke against Kai Kara-France of New Zealand in a flyweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: Alex Caceres poses for a portrait after his victory during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Todd Lussier/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: Alex Caceres poses for a portrait after his victory during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Todd Lussier/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: (L-R) Kai Kara-France of New Zealand punches Amir Albazi of Iraq in a flyweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: (L-R) Amir Albazi of Iraq punches Kai Kara-France of New Zealand in a flyweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: (L-R) Amir Albazi of Iraq punches Kai Kara-France of New Zealand in a flyweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: Alex Caceres poses for a portrait after his victory during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Todd Lussier/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: Alex Caceres poses for a portrait after his victory during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Todd Lussier/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: Alex Caceres poses for a portrait after his victory during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Todd Lussier/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: Alex Caceres poses for a portrait after his victory during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Todd Lussier/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: Alex Caceres poses for a portrait after his victory during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Todd Lussier/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: Alex Caceres poses for a portrait after his victory during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Todd Lussier/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: (R-L) Kai Kara-France of New Zealand punches Amir Albazi of Iraq in a flyweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: (L-R) Kai Kara-France of New Zealand and Amir Albazi of Iraq trade punches in a flyweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: (L-R) Amir Albazi of Iraq and Kai Kara-France of New Zealand exchange words after the first round in a flyweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: Amir Albazi of Iraq is seen during a flyweight bout against Kai Kara-France of New Zealand during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: (R-L) Kai Kara-France of New Zealand punches Amir Albazi of Iraq in a flyweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: (R-L) Kai Kara-France of New Zealand punches Amir Albazi of Iraq in a flyweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: (R-L) Kai Kara-France of New Zealand punches Amir Albazi of Iraq in a flyweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: (R-L) Kai Kara-France of New Zealand battles Amir Albazi of Iraq in a flyweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: (L-R) Kai Kara-France of New Zealand punches Amir Albazi of Iraq in a flyweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: (L-R) Kai Kara-France of New Zealand punches Amir Albazi of Iraq in a flyweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: (L-R) Opponents Kai Kara-France of New Zealand and Amir Albazi of Iraq face off prior to a flyweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: (L-R) Opponents Kai Kara-France of New Zealand and Amir Albazi of Iraq face off prior to a flyweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: Kai Kara-France of New Zealand prepares to fight Amir Albazi of Iraq in a flyweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: Amir Albazi of Iraq is introduced by Bruce Buffer prior to his flyweight bout against Kai Kara-France of New Zealand during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: Kai Kara-France of New Zealand prepares to fight Amir Albazi of Iraq in a flyweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: Kai Kara-France of New Zealand prepares to fight Amir Albazi of Iraq in a flyweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: Kai Kara-France of New Zealand prepares to fight Amir Albazi of Iraq in a flyweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: Amir Albazi of Iraq prepares to fight Kai Kara-France of New Zealand in a flyweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: Amir Albazi of Iraq prepares to fight Kai Kara-France of New Zealand in a flyweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 03: Amir Albazi of Iraq prepares to fight Kai Kara-France of New Zealand in a flyweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on June 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

Mackenzie Dern vs Angela Hill (U.F.C Fight Night 223)

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MAY 20: Angela Hill walks out prior to facing Mackenzie Dern in a strawweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on May 20, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MAY 20: Angela Hill walks out prior to facing Mackenzie Dern in a strawweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on May 20, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MAY 20: Angela Hill stands in her corner prior to facing Mackenzie Dern in a strawweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on May 20, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MAY 20: Angela Hill stands in her corner prior to facing Mackenzie Dern in a strawweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on May 20, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MAY 20: Angela Hill stands in her corner prior to facing Mackenzie Dern in a strawweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on May 20, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MAY 20: Angela Hill stands in her corner prior to facing Mackenzie Dern in a strawweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on May 20, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MAY 20: Mackenzie Dern walks out prior to facing Angela Hill in a strawweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on May 20, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MAY 20: Mackenzie Dern walks out prior to facing Angela Hill in a strawweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on May 20, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MAY 20: Mackenzie Dern is introduced prior to facing Angela Hill in a strawweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on May 20, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MAY 20: Mackenzie Dern is introduced prior to facing Angela Hill in a strawweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on May 20, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MAY 20: Mackenzie Dern is introduced prior to facing Angela Hill in a strawweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on May 20, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MAY 20: (L-R) Mackenzie Dern and Angela Hill face off prior to their strawweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on May 20, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MAY 20: (L-R) Mackenzie Dern and Angela Hill face off prior to their strawweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on May 20, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MAY 20: Angela Hill faces Mackenzie Dern in a strawweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on May 20, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MAY 20: (R-L) Mackenzie Dern faces Angela Hill in a strawweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on May 20, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MAY 20: (R-L) Mackenzie Dern punches Angela Hill in a strawweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on May 20, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MAY 20: (R-L) Mackenzie Dern punches Angela Hill in a strawweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on May 20, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MAY 20: (L-R) Mackenzie Dern punches Angela Hill in a strawweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on May 20, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MAY 20: (L-R) Mackenzie Dern attempts to submit Angela Hill in a strawweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on May 20, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MAY 20: (L-R) Mackenzie Dern attempts to submit Angela Hill in a strawweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on May 20, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MAY 20: (L-R) Mackenzie Dern attempts to submit Angela Hill in a strawweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on May 20, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MAY 20: (L-R) Mackenzie Dern attempts to submit Angela Hill in a strawweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on May 20, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MAY 20: (L-R) Mackenzie Dern punches Angela Hill in a strawweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on May 20, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MAY 20: (R-L) Mackenzie Dern punches Angela Hill in a strawweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on May 20, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MAY 20: (R-L) Mackenzie Dern kicks Angela Hill in a strawweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on May 20, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MAY 20: (R-L) Mackenzie Dern punches Angela Hill in a strawweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on May 20, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MAY 20: Mackenzie Dern stands in her corner between rounds against Angela Hill in a strawweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on May 20, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MAY 20: (R-L) Mackenzie Dern punches Angela Hill in a strawweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on May 20, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MAY 20: (L-R) Mackenzie Dern lands a knee to the head of Angela Hill in a strawweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on May 20, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MAY 20: (L-R) Mackenzie Dern lands a knee to the head of Angela Hill in a strawweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on May 20, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MAY 20: (R-L) Mackenzie Dern punches Angela Hill in a strawweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on May 20, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MAY 20: (R-L) Mackenzie Dern punches Angela Hill in a strawweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on May 20, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MAY 20: (R-L) Mackenzie Dern punches Angela Hill in a strawweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on May 20, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MAY 20: (R-L) Mackenzie Dern punches Angela Hill in a strawweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on May 20, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MAY 20: Angela Hill reacts between rounds against Mackenzie Dern in a strawweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on May 20, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MAY 20: (R-L) Mackenzie Dern punches Angela Hill in a strawweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on May 20, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MAY 20: (R-L) Mackenzie Dern punches Angela Hill in a strawweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on May 20, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MAY 20: (R-L) Mackenzie Dern punches Angela Hill in a strawweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on May 20, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MAY 20: Angela Hill reacts after being defeated by Mackenzie Dern in a strawweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on May 20, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MAY 20: (L-R) Mackenzie Dern reacts after defeating Angela Hill in a strawweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on May 20, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MAY 20: Mackenzie Dern reacts after defeating Angela Hill in a strawweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on May 20, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MAY 20: Mackenzie Dern reacts after defeating Angela Hill in a strawweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on May 20, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MAY 20: Mackenzie Dern reacts after defeating Angela Hill in a strawweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on May 20, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MAY 20: Mackenzie Dern is interviewed after defeating Angela Hill in a strawweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on May 20, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MAY 20: Mackenzie Dern is interviewed after defeating Angela Hill in a strawweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on May 20, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MAY 20: A detail shot of Mackenzie Dern’s black belt after receiving her third degree achievement after defeating Angela Hill in a strawweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on May 20, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

Jailton Almeida vs Jairzinho Rozenstruik (UFC on ABC 4)

CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA – MAY 13: Jailton Almeida of Brazil is interviewed after his submission victory over Jairzinho Rozenstruik of Suriname in their heavyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Spectrum Center on May 13, 2023 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA – MAY 13: (R-L) Jailton Almeida of Brazil reacts after his submission victory over Jairzinho Rozenstruik of Suriname in their heavyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Spectrum Center on May 13, 2023 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA – MAY 13: Jailton Almeida of Brazil celebrates his submission victory over Jairzinho Rozenstruik of Suriname in their heavyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Spectrum Center on May 13, 2023 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA – MAY 13: Jailton Almeida of Brazil celebrates his submission victory over Jairzinho Rozenstruik of Suriname in their heavyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Spectrum Center on May 13, 2023 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA – MAY 13: Jailton Almeida of Brazil celebrates his submission victory over Jairzinho Rozenstruik of Suriname in their heavyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Spectrum Center on May 13, 2023 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA – MAY 13: Jairzinho Rozenstruik of Suriname reacts after his loss to Jailton Almeida of Brazil in their heavyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Spectrum Center on May 13, 2023 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA – MAY 13: Jairzinho Rozenstruik of Suriname battles Jailton Almeida of Brazil in their heavyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Spectrum Center on May 13, 2023 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA – MAY 13: Jailton Almeida of Brazil walks to the Octagon before his heavyweight fight against Jairzinho Rozenstruik of Suriname during the UFC Fight Night event at Spectrum Center on May 13, 2023 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA – MAY 13: Jairzinho Rozenstruik of Suriname stands in his corner before his heavyweight fight against Jailton Almeida of Brazil during the UFC Fight Night event at Spectrum Center on May 13, 2023 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA – MAY 13: Jairzinho Rozenstruik of Suriname walks to the Octagon before his heavyweight fight against Jailton Almeida of Brazil during the UFC Fight Night event at Spectrum Center on May 13, 2023 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA – MAY 13: (L-R) Jailton Almeida of Brazil punches Jairzinho Rozenstruik of Suriname in their heavyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Spectrum Center on May 13, 2023 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA – MAY 13: (L-R) Jailton Almeida of Brazil punches Jairzinho Rozenstruik of Suriname in their heavyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Spectrum Center on May 13, 2023 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA – MAY 13: Jailton Almeida of Brazil celebrates his submission victory over Jairzinho Rozenstruik of Suriname in their heavyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Spectrum Center on May 13, 2023 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA – MAY 13: Jailton Almeida of Brazil celebrates his submission victory over Jairzinho Rozenstruik of Suriname in their heavyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Spectrum Center on May 13, 2023 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA – MAY 13: Jailton Almeida of Brazil celebrates his submission victory over Jairzinho Rozenstruik of Suriname in their heavyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Spectrum Center on May 13, 2023 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA – MAY 13: Jailton Almeida of Brazil celebrates his submission victory over Jairzinho Rozenstruik of Suriname in their heavyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Spectrum Center on May 13, 2023 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA – MAY 13: Jailton Almeida of Brazil (top) submits Jairzinho Rozenstruik of Suriname in their heavyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Spectrum Center on May 13, 2023 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA – MAY 13: Jailton Almeida of Brazil celebrates his submission victory over Jairzinho Rozenstruik of Suriname in their heavyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Spectrum Center on May 13, 2023 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA – MAY 13: (L-R) Jailton Almeida of Brazil celebrates his submission victory over Jairzinho Rozenstruik of Suriname in their heavyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Spectrum Center on May 13, 2023 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA – MAY 13: (L-R) Jailton Almeida of Brazil celebrates his submission victory over Jairzinho Rozenstruik of Suriname in their heavyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Spectrum Center on May 13, 2023 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA – MAY 13: (L-R) Jailton Almeida of Brazil attempts to take down Jairzinho Rozenstruik of Suriname in their heavyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Spectrum Center on May 13, 2023 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA – MAY 13: (L-R) Jairzinho Rozenstruik of Suriname and Jailton Almeida of Brazil touch gloves before their heavyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Spectrum Center on May 13, 2023 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA – MAY 13: (L-R) Jairzinho Rozenstruik of Suriname and Jailton Almeida of Brazil touch gloves before their heavyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Spectrum Center on May 13, 2023 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA – MAY 13: Jairzinho Rozenstruik of Suriname stands in his corner before his heavyweight fight against Jailton Almeida of Brazil during the UFC Fight Night event at Spectrum Center on May 13, 2023 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA – MAY 13: Jailton Almeida of Brazil is introduced prior to his heavyweight fight against Jairzinho Rozenstruik of Suriname during the UFC Fight Night event at Spectrum Center on May 13, 2023 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

Aljamain “Funk Master” Sterling vs Henry Cejudo (U.F.C 288) (U.F.C Bantamweight world title fight, Aljamain Sterling is the reigning U.F.C Bantamweight world champion)

NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Aljamain Sterling of Jamaica (green trunks) fights against Henry Cejudo (blue trunks) during their bantamweight title bout at UFC 288 at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. Sterling won by judge’s decision. (Photo by Sarah Stier/Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Aljamain Sterling of Jamaica (green trunks) fights against Henry Cejudo (blue trunks) during their bantamweight title bout at UFC 288 at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. Sterling won by judge’s decision. (Photo by Sarah Stier/Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Aljamain Sterling of Jamaica (green trunks) fights against Henry Cejudo (blue trunks) during their bantamweight title bout at UFC 288 at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. Sterling won by judge’s decision. (Photo by Sarah Stier/Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Aljamain Sterling of Jamaica (green trunks) fights against Henry Cejudo (blue trunks) during their bantamweight title bout at UFC 288 at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. Sterling won by judge’s decision. (Photo by Sarah Stier/Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: (L-R) Sean O’Malley and Aljamain Sterling have words after Sterling’s victory over Henry Cejudo in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: (L-R) Sean O’Malley and Aljamain Sterling have words after Sterling’s victory over Henry Cejudo in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Sean O’Malley enters the Octagon to challenge Aljamain Sterling after his victory over Henry Cejudo in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Henry Cejudo reacts after a split-decision loss to Aljamain Sterling in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Henry Cejudo reacts after a split-decision loss to Aljamain Sterling in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Henry Cejudo reacts after a split-decision loss to Aljamain Sterling in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Aljamain Sterling react after his victory over Henry Cejudo in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Aljamain Sterling react after his victory over Henry Cejudo in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Aljamain Sterling react after his victory over Henry Cejudo in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Aljamain Sterling react after his victory over Henry Cejudo in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Aljamain Sterling react after his victory over Henry Cejudo in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Henry Cejudo reacts after a split-decision loss to Aljamain Sterling in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Aljamain Sterling react after his victory over Henry Cejudo in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Aljamain Sterling react after his victory over Henry Cejudo in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Aljamain Sterling of Jamaica (green trunks) fights against Henry Cejudo (blue trunks) during their bantamweight title bout at UFC 288 at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. Sterling won by judge’s decision. (Photo by Sarah Stier/Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Aljamain Sterling of Jamaica (green trunks) fights against Henry Cejudo (blue trunks) during their bantamweight title bout at UFC 288 at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. Sterling won by judge’s decision. (Photo by Sarah Stier/Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Aljamain Sterling of Jamaica (green trunks) fights against Henry Cejudo (blue trunks) during their bantamweight title bout at UFC 288 at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. Sterling won by judge’s decision. (Photo by Sarah Stier/Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Aljamain Sterling of Jamaica (green trunks) fights against Henry Cejudo (blue trunks) during their bantamweight title bout at UFC 288 at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. Sterling won by judge’s decision. (Photo by Sarah Stier/Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Aljamain Sterling of Jamaica (green trunks) fights against Henry Cejudo (blue trunks) during their bantamweight title bout at UFC 288 at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. Sterling won by judge’s decision. (Photo by Sarah Stier/Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Aljamain Sterling of Jamaica celebrates his victory over Henry Cejudo (not pictured) during their bantamweight title bout at UFC 288 at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. Sterling won by judge’s decision. (Photo by Sarah Stier/Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Aljamain Sterling of Jamaica celebrates his victory over Henry Cejudo (not pictured) during their bantamweight title bout at UFC 288 at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. Sterling won by judge’s decision. (Photo by Sarah Stier/Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Aljamain Sterling of Jamaica (green trunks) fights against Henry Cejudo (blue trunks) during their bantamweight title bout at UFC 288 at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. Sterling won by judge’s decision. (Photo by Sarah Stier/Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: (L-R) Aljamain Sterling punches Henry Cejudo in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: (R-L) Aljamain Sterling kicks Henry Cejudo in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Aljamain Sterling is seen before round five of his UFC bantamweight championship fight against Henry Cejudo during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: (R-L) Henry Cejudo attempts to take down Aljamain Sterling in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: (L-R) Henry Cejudo knees Aljamain Sterling in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: (L-R) Henry Cejudo punches Aljamain Sterling in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: (L-R) Henry Cejudo punches Aljamain Sterling in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: (R-L) Aljamain Sterling attempts to take down Henry Cejudo in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: (R-L) Henry Cejudo kicks Aljamain Sterling in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: (L-R) Aljamain Sterling punches Henry Cejudo in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: (R-L) Henry Cejudo battles Aljamain Sterling in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: (R-L) Henry Cejudo battles Aljamain Sterling in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: (R-L) Aljamain Sterling battles Henry Cejudo in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: (L-R) Aljamain Sterling kicks Henry Cejudo in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: (R-L) Aljamain Sterling kicks Henry Cejudo in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: (L-R) Henry Cejudo kicks Aljamain Sterling in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: (L-R) Henry Cejudo kicks Aljamain Sterling in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: (L-R) Henry Cejudo battles Aljamain Sterling in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: (R-L) Henry Cejudo takes down Aljamain Sterling in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: New Jersey governor Phil Murphy and wife, Tammy, are seen in attendance during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: (L-R) Henry Cejudo punches Aljamain Sterling in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: (L-R) Henry Cejudo punches Aljamain Sterling in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: (R-L) Aljamain Sterling punches Henry Cejudo in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: (R-L) Aljamain Sterling kicks Henry Cejudo in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Henry Cejudo prepares to fight Aljamain Sterling in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Henry Cejudo prepares to fight Aljamain Sterling in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Henry Cejudo prepares to fight Aljamain Sterling in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Henry Cejudo prepares to fight Aljamain Sterling in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: (L-R) Aljamain Sterling grapples Henry Cejudo in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: (L-R) Aljamain Sterling grapples Henry Cejudo in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: (R-L) Aljamain Sterling attempts to take down Henry Cejudo in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: (L-R) Aljamain Sterling grapples Henry Cejudo in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: (L-R) Aljamain Sterling and Henry Cejudo trade kicks in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: (L-R) Aljamain Sterling kicks Henry Cejudo in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: (L-R) Aljamain Sterling kicks Henry Cejudo in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: (R-L) Aljamain Sterling punches Henry Cejudo in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Henry Cejudo prepares to fight Aljamain Sterling in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Henry Cejudo prepares to fight Aljamain Sterling in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Aljamain Sterling prepares to fight Henry Cejudo in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Aljamain Sterling prepares to fight Henry Cejudo in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: (L-R) Henry Cejudo takes down Aljamain Sterling in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: (R-L) Aljamain Sterling battles Henry Cejudo in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: (L-R) Henry Cejudo battles Aljamain Sterling in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Aljamain Sterling prepares to fight Henry Cejudo in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Aljamain Sterling prepares to fight Henry Cejudo in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: (L-R) Opponents Aljamain Sterling and Henry Cejudo face off prior to the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: (L-R) Opponents Aljamain Sterling and Henry Cejudo face off prior to the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: (L-R) Opponents Aljamain Sterling and Henry Cejudo face off prior to the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: (L-R) Opponents Aljamain Sterling and Henry Cejudo face off prior to the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: UFC Octagon Girl Vanessa Hanson introduces a round during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Sean O’Malley is seen in attendance during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Aljamain Sterling prepares to fight Henry Cejudo in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Aljamain Sterling prepares to fight Henry Cejudo in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Aljamain Sterling prepares to fight Henry Cejudo in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Aljamain Sterling prepares to fight Henry Cejudo in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Aljamain Sterling prepares to fight Henry Cejudo in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Aljamain Sterling prepares to fight Henry Cejudo in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Aljamain Sterling prepares to fight Henry Cejudo in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Aljamain Sterling prepares to fight Henry Cejudo in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Henry Cejudo prepares to fight Aljamain Sterling in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Aljamain Sterling celebrates after his victory over Henry Cejudo in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Aljamain Sterling of Jamaica celebrates his victory over Henry Cejudo (not pictured) during their bantamweight title bout at UFC 288 at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. Sterling won by judge’s decision. (Photo by Sarah Stier/Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Aljamain Sterling celebrates after his victory over Henry Cejudo in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Aljamain Sterling celebrates after his victory over Henry Cejudo in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Aljamain Sterling celebrates after his victory over Henry Cejudo in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Henry Cejudo looks on during his bantamweight title bout against Aljamain Sterling of Jamaica (not pictured) at UFC 288 at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. Sterling won by judge’s decision. (Photo by Sarah Stier/Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Henry Cejudo reacts after a split-decision loss to Aljamain Sterling in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Henry Cejudo reacts after a split-decision loss to Aljamain Sterling in the UFC bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 288 event at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Aljamain Sterling of Jamaica prepares to enter the octagon before their bantamweight title bout against Henry Cejudo (not pictured) at UFC 288 at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. Sterling won by judge’s decision. (Photo by Sarah Stier/Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Aljamain Sterling of Jamaica prepares to enter the octagon before their bantamweight title bout against Henry Cejudo (not pictured) at UFC 288 at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. Sterling won by judge’s decision. (Photo by Sarah Stier/Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Henry Cejudo prepares to enter the octagon for his bantamweight title bout against Aljamain Sterling of Jamaica (not pictured) at UFC 288 at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. Sterling won by judge’s decision. (Photo by Sarah Stier/Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Aljamain Sterling of Jamaica (left) fights against Henry Cejudo (right) during their bantamweight title bout at UFC 288 at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. Sterling won by judge’s decision. (Photo by Sarah Stier/Getty Images)
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MAY 06: Aljamain Sterling of Jamaica (green trunks) fights against Henry Cejudo (blue trunks) during their bantamweight title bout at UFC 288 at Prudential Center on May 06, 2023 in Newark, New Jersey. Sterling won by judge’s decision. (Photo by Sarah Stier/Getty Images)

 

Song Yadong vs. Ricky Simon (U.F.C Fight Night 223)

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 29: (R-L) Song Yadong of China punches Ricky Simon in a bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 29, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 29: (R-L) Song Yadong of China punches Ricky Simon in a bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 29, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 29: (L-R) Song Yadong of China punches Ricky Simon in a bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 29, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 29: (L-R) Song Yadong of China kicks Ricky Simon in a bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 29, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 29: (R-L) Ricky Simon punches Song Yadong of China in a bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 29, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 29: (R-L) Song Yadong of China drops Ricky Simon with a punch in a bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 29, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 29: (R-L) Song Yadong of China drops Ricky Simon with a punch in a bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 29, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 29: (R-L) Song Yadong of China drops Ricky Simon with a punch in a bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 29, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 29: (R-L) Song Yadong of China drops Ricky Simon with a punch in a bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 29, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 29: (L-R) Song Yadong of China punches Ricky Simon in a bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 29, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 29: (L-R) Song Yadong of China punches Ricky Simon in a bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 29, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 29: (L-R) Song Yadong of China knocks out Ricky Simon in a bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 29, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 29: (L-R) Song Yadong of China knocks out Ricky Simon in a bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 29, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 29: (L-R) Song Yadong of China knocks out Ricky Simon in a bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 29, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 29: (L-R) Song Yadong of China knocks out Ricky Simon in a bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 29, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 29: Song Yadong of China punches Ricky Simon in a bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 29, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 29: Song Yadong of China reacts after his TKO victory over Ricky Simon in a bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 29, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 29: Song Yadong of China reacts after his TKO victory over Ricky Simon in a bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 29, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 29: Coach Urijah Faber reacts after Song Yadong’s victory over Ricky Simon in a bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 29, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
MEXICO CITY, MEXICO – APRIL 29: Nelson Cruz #32 of the San Diego Padres talks with UFC Fighter Brandon Moreno prior to the MLB World Tour Mexico City Series against the San Francisco Giants at Alfredo Harp Helú Stadium on April 29, 2023 in Mexico City, Mexico. (Photo by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 29: Song Yadong of China reacts after his TKO victory over Ricky Simon in a bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 29, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 29: Song Yadong of China reacts after his TKO victory over Ricky Simon in a bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 29, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 29: Song Yadong of China reacts after his TKO victory over Ricky Simon in a bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 29, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 29: Song Yadong of China reacts after his TKO victory over Ricky Simon in a bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 29, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 29: Song Yadong of China reacts after his TKO victory over Ricky Simon in a bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 29, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 29: Song Yadong of China reacts after his TKO victory over Ricky Simon in a bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 29, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 29: Song Yadong of China reacts after his TKO victory over Ricky Simon in a bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 29, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 29: Song Yadong of China poses for a portrait after his victory during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 29, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 29: Song Yadong of China poses for a portrait after his victory during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 29, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 29: Song Yadong of China poses for a portrait after his victory during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 29, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 29: Song Yadong of China poses for a portrait after his victory during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 29, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 29: Song Yadong of China poses for a portrait after his victory during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 29, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 29: Song Yadong of China poses for a portrait after his victory during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 29, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 29: Song Yadong of China poses for a portrait after his victory during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 29, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 29: Song Yadong of China poses for a portrait after his victory during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 29, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

Sergei Pavlovich vs Curtis Blaydes (U.F.C Fight Night 222)

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 22: Sergei Pavlovich of Russia reacts after his TKO victory over Curtis Blaydes in a heavyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 22, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 22: Sergei Pavlovich of Russia reacts after his TKO victory over Curtis Blaydes in a heavyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 22, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 22: Sergei Pavlovich of Russia poses for a portrait after his victory during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 22, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 22: Sergei Pavlovich of Russia poses for a portrait after his victory during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 22, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 22: Sergei Pavlovich of Russia poses for a portrait after his victory during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 22, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 22: Sergei Pavlovich of Russia poses for a portrait after his victory during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 22, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 22: Sergei Pavlovich of Russia poses for a portrait after his victory during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 22, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 22: Sergei Pavlovich of Russia poses for a portrait after his victory during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 22, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 22: Sergei Pavlovich of Russia poses for a portrait after his victory during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 22, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 22: (R-L) Curtis Blaydes punches Sergei Pavlovich of Russia in a heavyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 22, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 22: (L-R) Sergei Pavlovich of Russia punches Curtis Blaydes in a heavyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 22, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 22: (L-R) Sergei Pavlovich of Russia punches Curtis Blaydes in a heavyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 22, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 22: Sergei Pavlovich of Russia reacts after his TKO victory over Curtis Blaydes in a heavyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 22, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 22: Sergei Pavlovich of Russia reacts after his TKO victory over Curtis Blaydes in a heavyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 22, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 22: (L-R) Curtis Blaydes battles Sergei Pavlovich of Russia in a heavyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 22, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 22: (L-R) Opponents Sergei Pavlovich of Russia and Curtis Blaydes face off prior to their heavyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 22, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 22: (L-R) Opponents Sergei Pavlovich of Russia and Curtis Blaydes face off prior to their heavyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 22, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 22: Curtis Blaydes prepares to fight Sergei Pavlovich of Russia in a heavyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 22, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 22: Sergei Pavlovich of Russia reacts after his TKO victory over Curtis Blaydes in a heavyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 22, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 22: Sergei Pavlovich of Russia reacts after his TKO victory over Curtis Blaydes in a heavyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 22, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 22: Sergei Pavlovich of Russia reacts after his TKO victory over Curtis Blaydes in a heavyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 22, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 22: (L-R) Sergei Pavlovich of Russia punches Curtis Blaydes in a heavyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 22, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 22: (L-R) Sergei Pavlovich of Russia punches Curtis Blaydes in a heavyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 22, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 22: (L-R) Curtis Blaydes battles Sergei Pavlovich of Russia in a heavyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 22, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 22: (L-R) Curtis Blaydes battles Sergei Pavlovich of Russia in a heavyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 22, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 22: Sergei Pavlovich of Russia prepares to fight Curtis Blaydes in a heavyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 22, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 22: Sergei Pavlovich of Russia prepares to fight Curtis Blaydes in a heavyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 22, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 22: Sergei Pavlovich of Russia prepares to fight Curtis Blaydes in a heavyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 22, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 22: Curtis Blaydes prepares to fight Sergei Pavlovich of Russia in a heavyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 22, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 22: Curtis Blaydes prepares to fight Sergei Pavlovich of Russia in a heavyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 22, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 22: (R-L) Sergei Pavlovich of Russia punches Curtis Blaydes in a heavyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 22, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 22: Sergei Pavlovich of Russia reacts after his TKO victory over Curtis Blaydes in a heavyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 22, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 22: Sergei Pavlovich of Russia reacts after his TKO victory over Curtis Blaydes in a heavyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 22, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

Max Holloway vs Arnold Allen (U.F.C on ESPN 44)

KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: (L-R) Max Holloway reacts after defeating Arnold Allen of England in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: (L-R) Max Holloway reacts after defeating Arnold Allen of England in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: Max Holloway is interviewed by Daniel Cormier after defeating Arnold Allen of England in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: Max Holloway is interviewed by Daniel Cormier after defeating Arnold Allen of England in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: Arnold Allen of England is interviewed after being defeated by Max Holloway in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: Max Holloway warms up backstage during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: Max Holloway warms up backstage during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: Max Holloway warms up backstage during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: Max Holloway warms up backstage during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: Max Holloway warms up backstage during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: Max Holloway warms up backstage during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: Max Holloway warms up backstage during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: Arnold Allen of England warms up backstage during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: Arnold Allen of England warms up backstage during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: Edson Barboza of Brazil reacts after defeating Billy Quarantillo in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: Former MLB player Jayson Werth is seen in attendance during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: Max Holloway warms up backstage during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: Arnold Allen of England prepares to face Max Holloway in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: Arnold Allen of England prepares to face Max Holloway in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: Arnold Allen of England prepares to face Max Holloway in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: Max Holloway walks out prior to facing Arnold Allen of England in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: Max Holloway walks out prior to facing Arnold Allen of England in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: Max Holloway walks out prior to facing Arnold Allen of England in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: Max Holloway walks out prior to facing Arnold Allen of England in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: Max Holloway enters the Octagon prior to facing Arnold Allen of England in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: Max Holloway enters the Octagon prior to facing Arnold Allen of England in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: Max Holloway enters the Octagon prior to facing Arnold Allen of England in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: Max Holloway stands in his corner prior to facing Arnold Allen of England in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: (L-R) Max Holloway and Arnold Allen of England touch gloves prior to their featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: (L-R) Max Holloway and Arnold Allen of England touch gloves prior to their featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: (L-R) Max Holloway and Arnold Allen of England touch gloves prior to their featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: (L-R) Max Holloway and Arnold Allen of England touch gloves prior to their featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: Max Holloway is introduced in his corner prior to facing Arnold Allen of England in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: Max Holloway is introduced in his corner prior to facing Arnold Allen of England in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: Max Holloway is introduced in his corner prior to facing Arnold Allen of England in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: (L-R) Arnold Allen of England punches Max Holloway in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: (L-R) Max Holloway punches Arnold Allen of England in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: (L-R) Max Holloway punches Arnold Allen of England in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: (L-R) Max Holloway punches Arnold Allen of England in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: (L-R) Max Holloway punches Arnold Allen of England in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: (L-R) Arnold Allen of England punches Max Holloway in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: (L-R) Arnold Allen of England punches Max Holloway in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: Max Holloway kicks Arnold Allen of England in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: Max Holloway kicks Arnold Allen of England in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: Max Holloway kicks Arnold Allen of England in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: (L-R) Arnold Allen of England punches Max Holloway in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: (R-L) Arnold Allen of England kicks Max Holloway in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: Max Holloway warms up backstage during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: Max Holloway warms up backstage during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: Max Holloway warms up backstage during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: Max Holloway warms up backstage during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: Max Holloway warms up backstage during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: Max Holloway warms up backstage during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: Max Holloway warms up backstage during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: Max Holloway warms up backstage during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: Max Holloway warms up backstage during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: (R-L) Max Holloway punches Arnold Allen of England in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: (R-L) Max Holloway punches Arnold Allen of England in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: (L-R) Max Holloway punches Arnold Allen of England in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: (L-R) Max Holloway kicks Arnold Allen of England in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: (R-L) Max Holloway kicks Arnold Allen of England in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: (L-R) Max Holloway punches Arnold Allen of England in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: (L-R) Arnold Allen of England punches Max Holloway in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: Max Holloway prepares to face Arnold Allen of England during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: Max Holloway prepares to face Arnold Allen of England during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: Max Holloway prepares to face Arnold Allen of England during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: Max Holloway prepares to face Arnold Allen of England during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: Max Holloway prepares to face Arnold Allen of England during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: Max Holloway prepares to face Arnold Allen of England during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: Max Holloway prepares to face Arnold Allen of England during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: Max Holloway prepares to face Arnold Allen of England during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: Max Holloway prepares to face Arnold Allen of England during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: Max Holloway prepares to face Arnold Allen of England during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: (L-R) Arnold Allen of England kicks Max Holloway in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: (L-R) Max Holloway kicks Arnold Allen of England in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: (R-L) Max Holloway kicks Arnold Allen of England in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: (L-R) Arnold Allen of England punches Max Holloway in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: (L-R) Arnold Allen of England punches Max Holloway in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: (R-L) Max Holloway elbows Arnold Allen of England in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: (R-L) Max Holloway elbows Arnold Allen of England in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: (R-L) Max Holloway lands a knee to the body of Arnold Allen of England in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: (R-L) Max Holloway kicks Arnold Allen of England in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: (R-L) Arnold Allen of England punches Max Holloway in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: (L-R) Max Holloway kicks Arnold Allen of England in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: (L-R) Arnold Allen of England punches Max Holloway in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: (R-L) Max Holloway punches Arnold Allen of England in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: (L-R) Arnold Allen of England and Max Holloway embrace after finishing five rounds in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: (L-R) Arnold Allen of England and Max Holloway embrace after finishing five rounds in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: (L-R) Arnold Allen of England and Max Holloway embrace after finishing five rounds in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: <> in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: (L-R) Max Holloway reacts after defeating Arnold Allen of England in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – APRIL 15: (L-R) Max Holloway reacts after defeating Arnold Allen of England in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at T-Mobile Center on April 15, 2023 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia poses for a portrait after his victory during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia poses for a portrait after his victory during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia poses for a portrait after his victory during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia poses for a portrait after his victory during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia poses for a portrait after his victory during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia poses for a portrait after his victory during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia poses for a portrait after his victory during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia poses for a portrait after his victory during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia poses for a portrait after his victory during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia poses for a portrait after his victory during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia poses for a portrait after his victory during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexandre Pantoja (R) reacts as he is declared the winner over UFC flyweight champion Brandon Moreno (L) during UFC 290 at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Pantoja won the title by split decision. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: UFC president Dana White speaks with media after the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: UFC president Dana White speaks with media after the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski prepares for his fight against interim champion Yair Rodriguez during UFC 290 at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Volkanovski retained his title with a third-round TKO. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski leaves the Octagon after defeating interim featherweight champion Yair Rodriguez during UFC 290 at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Volkanovski retained his title with a third-round TKO. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski (L) fights against interim featherweight champion Yair Rodriguez during UFC 290 at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Volkanovski retained his title with a third-round TKO. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski (L) battles with interim featherweight champion Yair Rodriguez during UFC 290 at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Volkanovski retained his title with a third-round TKO. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski (L) battles with interim featherweight champion Yair Rodriguez during UFC 290 at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Volkanovski retained his title with a third-round TKO. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Interim featherweight champion Yair Rodriguez (R) kicks UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski during UFC 290 at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Volkanovski retained his title with a third-round TKO. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski (top) grapples with interim featherweight champion Yair Rodriguez during UFC 290 at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Volkanovski retained his title with a third-round TKO. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski leaves the Octagon after defeating interim featherweight champion Yair Rodriguez during UFC 290 at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Volkanovski retained his title with a third-round TKO. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Interim featherweight champion Yair Rodriguez heads to his corner between rounds of his fight with UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski during UFC 290 at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Volkanovski retained his title with a third-round TKO. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski jumps as he is introduced for his fight against interim featherweight champion Yair Rodriguez during UFC 290 at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Volkanovski retained his title with a third-round TKO. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski (R) kicks interim featherweight champion Yair Rodriguez during UFC 290 at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Volkanovski retained his title with a third-round TKO. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: The UFC featherweight title belt is carried by UFC president Dana White after the fight between UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski and interim champion Yair Rodriguez during UFC 290 at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Volkanovski retained his title with a third-round TKO. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Interim featherweight champion Yair Rodriguez (R) kicks UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski during UFC 290 at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Volkanovski retained his title with a third-round TKO. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski (L) takes down interim featherweight champion Yair Rodriguez during UFC 290 at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Volkanovski retained his title with a third-round TKO. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Alexander Volkanovski of Australia punches Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Alexander Volkanovski of Australia punches Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to his win over Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia waits for the start of the round in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski (top) wrestles with interim featherweight champion Yair Rodriguez during UFC 290 at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Volkanovski retained his title with a third-round TKO. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to his win over Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to his win over Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia and his team reacts to his win over Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia and his team reacts to his win over Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to his win over Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to his win over Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to his win over Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia exits the Octagon after the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia exits the Octagon after the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia exits the Octagon after the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia exits the Octagon after the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski celebrates after defeating interim featherweight champion Yair Rodriguez during UFC 290 at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Volkanovski retained his title with a third-round TKO. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski connects with a punch on interim featherweight champion Yair Rodriguez in the third round during UFC 290 at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Volkanovski retained his title with a third-round TKO. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski (L) battles with interim featherweight champion Yair Rodriguez during UFC 290 at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Volkanovski retained his title with a third-round TKO. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski connects with a punch on interim featherweight champion Yair Rodriguez in the third round during UFC 290 at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Volkanovski retained his title with a third-round TKO. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Alexander Volkanovski of Australia talks with Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Alexander Volkanovski of Australia ta;lks with Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Yair Rodriguez of Mexico reacts to the end of the fight in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to his win over Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to his win over Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia walks to the Octagon in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Yair Rodriguez of Mexico walks to the Octagon in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Yair Rodriguez of Mexico punches Alexander Volkanovski of Australia in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Alexander Volkanovski of Australia punches Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Alexander Volkanovski of Australia punches Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Yair Rodriguez of Mexico reacts to the end of the fight in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Yair Rodriguez of Mexico reacts to the end of the fight in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Alexander Volkanovski of Australia punches Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Alexander Volkanovski of Australia punches Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Yair Rodriguez of Mexico kicks Alexander Volkanovski of Australia in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Yair Rodriguez of Mexico kicks Alexander Volkanovski of Australia in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Yair Rodriguez of Mexico kicks Alexander Volkanovski of Australia in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Alexander Volkanovski of Australia punches Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Alexander Volkanovski of Australia punches Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia takes down Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia takes down Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to the end of the fight in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to the end of the fight in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to the end of the fight in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to the end of the fight in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia enters the Octagon in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski celebrates after defeating interim featherweight champion Yair Rodriguez during UFC 290 at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Volkanovski won with a third-round TKO. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia takes down Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Alexander Volkanovski of Australia punches Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Alexander Volkanovski of Australia punches Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Bruce Buffer announces Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to the start of the round in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Yair Rodriguez of Mexico kicks Alexander Volkanovski of Australia in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Yair Rodriguez of Mexico punches Alexander Volkanovski of Australia in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia takes down Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia takes down Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to his win over Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to his win over Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to his win over Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to his win over Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to his win over Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to his win over Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to his win over Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to his win over Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to his win over Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to his win over Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to the end of the fight in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia takes down Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Alexander Volkanovski of Australia wrestles Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Alexander Volkanovski of Australia punches Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia punches Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to the end of the fight in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to the end of the fight in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to the end of the fight in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to the end of the fight in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to the end of the fight in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to the end of the fight in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Yair Rodriguez of Mexico reacts to the end of his fight in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Yair Rodriguez of Mexico punches Alexander Volkanovski of Australia in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Yair Rodriguez of Mexico reacts to the end of his fight in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Yair Rodriguez of Mexico reacts to the end of his fight in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts to the end of the fight in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia waits for the start of the round in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Yair Rodriguez of Mexico enters the Octagon in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Bruce Buffer announces the fight in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia punches Yair Rodriguez of Mexico during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts after his TKO victory over Yair Rodriguez of Mexico during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts after his TKO victory over Yair Rodriguez of Mexico during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia reacts after his TKO victory over Yair Rodriguez of Mexico during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia enters the Octagon in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia enters the Octagon in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia enters the Octagon in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia enters the Octagon in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia enters the Octagon in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Alexander Volkanovski of Australia and Yair Rodriguez of Mexico face off in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Alexander Volkanovski of Australia and Yair Rodriguez of Mexico touch gloves in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Alexander Volkanovski of Australia takes down Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Yair Rodriguez of Mexico kicks Alexander Volkanovski of Australia in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia takes down Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia punches Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Alexander Volkanovski of Australia punches Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Alexander Volkanovski of Australia punches Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Alexander Volkanovski of Australia and Yair Rodriguez of Mexico trade punches in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Alexander Volkanovski of Australia and Yair Rodriguez of Mexico trade punches in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Yair Rodriguez of Mexico kicks Alexander Volkanovski of Australia in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Yair Rodriguez of Mexico kicks Alexander Volkanovski of Australia in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Yair Rodriguez of Mexico kicks Alexander Volkanovski of Australia in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Alexander Volkanovski of Australia and Yair Rodriguez of Mexico touch gloves in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia takes down Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia prepares to start the round in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Alexander Volkanovski of Australia faces Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Yair Rodriguez of Mexico kicks Alexander Volkanovski of Australia in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Alexander Volkanovski of Australia takes down Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Alexander Volkanovski of Australia takes down Yair Rodriguez of Mexico in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Alexander Volkanovski of Australia and Yair Rodriguez of Mexico touch gloves in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Yair Rodriguez of Mexico kicks Alexander Volkanovski of Australia in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Yair Rodriguez of Mexico punches Alexander Volkanovski of Australia in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Yair Rodriguez of Mexico kicks Alexander Volkanovski of Australia in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Yair Rodriguez of Mexico walks to the Octagon in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Yair Rodriguez of Mexico walks to the Octagon in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Yair Rodriguez of Mexico walks to the Octagon in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Yair Rodriguez of Mexico walks to the Octagon in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Yair Rodriguez of Mexico walks to the Octagon in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Yair Rodriguez of Mexico enters the Octagon in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Opponents Alexander Volkanovski of Australia and Yair Rodriguez of Mexico face off prior to their fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia is introduced prior to his fight against Yair Rodriguez of Mexico during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia enters the Octagon in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia enters the Octagon in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia enters the Octagon in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia enters the Octagon in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia walks to the Octagon in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia walks to the Octagon in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia walks to the Octagon in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia walks to the Octagon in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia walks to the Octagon in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexander Volkanovski of Australia walks to the Octagon in the UFC featherweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil enters the Octagon in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil enters the Octagon in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil enters the Octagon in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Brandon Moreno of Mexico faces off against Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Brandon Moreno of Mexico faces off against Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Brandon Moreno of Mexico faces off against Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Brandon Moreno of Mexico is introduced prior to the UFC flyweight championship fight against Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil punches Brandon Moreno of Mexico in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: A general view of the Octagon as Brandon Moreno of Mexico enters the arena prior to the UFC flyweight championship fight against Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: A general view of the Octagon as Brandon Moreno of Mexico enters the arena prior to the UFC flyweight championship fight against Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: A general view of the Octagon as Brandon Moreno of Mexico enters the arena prior to the UFC flyweight championship fight against Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: A general view of the Octagon as Brandon Moreno of Mexico enters the arena prior to the UFC flyweight championship fight against Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: A general view of the Octagon as Brandon Moreno of Mexico enters the arena prior to the UFC flyweight championship fight against Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil punches Brandon Moreno of Mexico in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil punches Brandon Moreno of Mexico in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Brandon Moreno of Mexico punches Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Brandon Moreno of Mexico punches Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Brandon Moreno of Mexico punches Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Brandon Moreno of Mexico punches Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Brandon Moreno of Mexico faces Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Brandon Moreno of Mexico and Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil touch gloves in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Brandon Moreno of Mexico punches Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Brandon Moreno of Mexico punches Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Brandon Moreno of Mexico punches Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (R-L) Brandon Moreno of Mexico trades punches with Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Brandon Moreno of Mexico and Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil touch gloves in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: Brandon Moreno of Mexico enters the Octagon in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: A detailed view of a fight glove during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Brandon Moreno of Mexico punches Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Brandon Moreno of Mexico punches Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Brandon Moreno of Mexico trades punches with Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Brandon Moreno of Mexico trades punches with Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 08: (L-R) Brandon Moreno of Mexico trades punches with Alexandre Pantoja of Brazil in the UFC flyweight championship fight during the UFC 290 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 08, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)