Glover Teixeira made history by becoming the oldest first-time champion in UFC history.
A big betting underdog heading into his fight with light heavyweight champion Jan Blachowicz (28-9 MMA, 11-6 UFC) this past Saturday at UFC 267, Teixeira (33-7 MMA, 16-5 UFC) put on a dominant performance. Teixeira was able to rock Blachowicz on the feet and dominated him on the ground, sinking in a second-round rear-naked choke to capture the title at 42.
You can watch it all unfold in super slow motion in the UFC 267 “Fight Motion” video highlights above.
Also featured are highlights of Islam Makhachev’s first-round submission of Dan Hooker, Khamzat Chimaev’s dominant return against Li Jingliang, Michal Oleksiejczuk’s TKO of Shamil Gamzatov, Lerone Murphy’s comeback knockout of Makwan Amirkhani, and much more.
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