Ilia Topuria is the real deal, and he proved it on Saturday night with a stellar performance to defeat former interim featherweight title challenger Josh Emmett at UFC Jacksonville.
The two featherweight contenders set for action in the main event of UFC Fight Night in Jacksonville confirmed their spots in the headline bout after both men successfully made weight for the matchup at Friday's official weigh-ins.
‘I’m the next guy’: Ilia Topuria confident of victory at UFC Jacksonville, eyes title fight with Alex Volkanovski
Surging featherweight contender Ilia Topuria gets the main event spotlight this weekend at UFC Jacksonville, and the in-form 145er is clearly confident of victory in Florida.
Amanda Ribas eyeing flyweight title shot with win over Maycee Barber: ‘My next fight could be for the title’
Brazilian contender Amanda Ribas has her sights firmly set on a shot at the UFC women's flyweight title, and thinks that one big win over her next opponent could be enough to punch her ticket to a title opportunity.