In the co-star combat of the UFC Vegas 16, the undefeated of Jamahal hill remains intact, after liquidating Ovince Saint Preux. The 29-year-old confirmed a spot in the Top 15, considering what just happened with the Light Heavyweight rankings. In this way, he himself ended the TKO contest in the second round, after a burst of impressive blows.
Jamahal He arrived at the UFC through the Dana White’s Contender Series, being one of the best projects the company has. Most importantly, your future is here. And, with very few fights, he has already appeared in a co-star, just before a former title challenger in the division. Without a doubt, his present could place him among the best, although that is his smallest goal and he made it known himself.
Now, Hill improved his record in the cage to 2 – 0 – 1 NC. However, it should be remembered that the Michigan-born had his debut at the beginning of this 2020, where he was left with a unanimous ruling on Darko Stosic. On the other hand, Saint Preux adds his fourth defeat in his last six presentations. The 37-year-old experienced Haitian was coming off a great triumph, but this time he turned back.
All of the above, Jamahal hill He spoke with the press after the event and acknowledged: “It was a great fight. I am very happy for the victory. He is a UFC historical and it was an honor to have been able to fight him. Also, beating him is a pride for me. We had done things very well all this time and this is the only thing I came to look for. I am not satisfied with a Top 15, I want the chance for the title ».
UFC Vegas 16 Results
Jack Hermansson (21-6-0) vs. Marvin Vettori (16-4-1) (win by unanimous decision).
Ovince Saint Preux (25-16-0) vs. Jamahal hill (9-0-0) (victory by technical knockout in the second round).
Gabriel Benitez (victory by knockout in the first round)) vs. Justin Jaynes.
Roman Dolidze (8-0-0) (win by unanimous decision) vs. John Allan (13-6-0).
Matt Wiman (16-10-0) vs. Jordan Leavitt (8-0-0) (victory by knockout in the first round).
Louis Smolka (second round knockout win) vs. José Quinonez.
Ilia Topuria (10-0-0) (first round knockout win) vs. Damon Jackson (18-4-1).
Gian Villante (17-11-0) vs. Jake Collier (12-5-0) (win by unanimous decision).
STILL UNDEFEATED 🗣
📈 @JamahalH has gone up another level tonight!
– UFC (@ufc) December 6, 2020