Russian fighter Magomed Ankalaev defeated Thiago Santos in the main fight of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Fight Night 203 tournament.
The duel between Russian Magomed Ankalaev and Thiago Santos took place in Las Vegas. The fight in the light heavyweight category ended with a unanimous decision.
The confrontation lasted all five rounds. For Ankalaev, the victory over Santos was the eighth in a row. In total, the 29-year-old Russian has 17 victories and one defeat. Thiago Santos has 22 wins and 10 losses.
As part of the tournament, another Russian player, Azamat Murzakanov, won. In the third round, the fighter knocked out Cameroonian Tafon Nchakvi.
Earlier, the New York Rangers team defeated Dallas with a score of 7:4 in the regular season of the National Hockey League (NHL). Russian forward Artemy Panarin scored five points.