Justin Geydzhi inflicted the first defeat in the UFC on Azerbaijani fighter Fiziev in four years
American mixed martial artist (MMA) Justin Gaethje defeated Azerbaijani Rafael Fiziev at UFC 286 in London. This is reported by the correspondent of “Lenta.ru”.
The lightweight meeting took place on the night of Sunday, March 19, and lasted all three rounds. At the end of the fight, most of the judges gave the victory to the American.
Fiziev suffered his second defeat in the UFC and the first in four years. In April 2019, the Azerbaijani in his debut fight as part of the promotion lost to the Russian Magomed Mustafayev. In total, Fiziev has 12 wins in 14 fights in MMA.
The main fight of the UFC 286 tournament was the meeting between American Kamaru Usman and Briton Leon Edwards. The latter won a split decision and defended the welterweight championship belt.
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