UFC 283 bonus winners: Ismael Bonfim leads K winners with epic debut KO


Jamahal Hill became the first Contender Series alum to win a UFC title last night (Sat., Jan. 21, 2023) at UFC 283 live on ESPN+ PPV from inside Jeunesse Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, when “Sweet Dreams” outpointed former light heavyweight champion Glover Teixeira in a bloody main event (watch HERE).

In addition to the light heavyweight headliner, UFC 283 featured a collection of fire fights, knockouts, submissions, and one-sided beatdowns. Check them out below and let us know which ones stood out the most:

  • Brandon Moreno put a close to his storied rivalry with Deiveson Figueiredo when “Assassin Baby” defeated the Brazilian by badly damaging his eye – HIGHLIGHTS
  • Gilbert Burns returned to the welterweight win column with an early submission win over Neil Magny – HIGHLIGHTS
  • Johnny Walker continued his light heavyweight resurgence with a first-round TKO finish over submission specialist Paul Craig – HIGHLIGHTS
  • The legendary Mauricio “Shogun” Rua made his final Octagon walk in a hard-to-watch TKO loss to light heavyweight prospect Ihor Potieria – HIGHLIGHTS
  • Middleweight contender Gregory Rodrigues suffered an upset knockout loss to UFC newcomer Brunno “Hulk” Ferreira – HIGHLIGHTS
  • Brothers Ismael and Gabriel Bonfim made their respective UFC debuts and each scored ridiculous finishes shown HERE and HERE
  • Rising light heavyweight and heavyweight contender Jailton Almeida absolutely dominated veteran Shamil Abdurakhimov to the tune of a second-round TKO

In order to sift through the action and see which fighters took home a cool $50,000, we take a closer look at the official UFC 283 post-fight bonus winners below:

Fight of the Night: Jamahal Hill vs. Glover Teixeira

Performance of the Night: Jailton Almeida

Performance of the Night: Ismael Bonfim

For complete UFC 283 results and coverage click here.



This story originally Appeared on MMAmania

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