Pros react after Jamahal Hill defeats Glover Teixeira at UFC 283

By Chris Taylor - January 21, 2023

Tonight’s UFC 283 was headlined by a fight between Glover Teixeira and Jamahal Hill for the promotions vacant light heavyweight title.

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Teixeira (33-9 MMA) was returning to action for the first time since losing the 205lbs strap to Jiri Prochazka at UFC 275 in June of 2022. Prior to that setback, the 43-year-old veteran had put together a six-fight winning streak.

Meanwhile, Jamahal Hill (12-1 MMA) entered UFC 283 sporting a three-fight winning streak, his most recent being a TKO victory over Thiago Santos in August of 2022. Prior to that, ‘Sweet Dreams’ had earned back-to-back knockout victories over Johnny Walker and Jimmy Crute.

Tonight’s UFC 283 headliner proved to be a coming out party for Jamahal Hill. ‘Sweet Dreams’ was able to dominate the former title holder for the majority of their twenty-five minute affair, battering Glover Teixeira with big punches, kicks and knees. After five rounds of grueling action, Hill was awarded the unanimous decision victory.

Official UFC 283 Result: Jamahal Hill def. Glover Teixeira by unanimous decision (50-44 x3)

Check out how the pros reacted to ‘Teixeira vs. Hill’ below:

Post-fight reactions to Jamahal Hill defeating Glover Teixeira at UFC 283:

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