Paul Craig bought his black belt after a gnarly finish of Jamahal Hill at UFC 263.
Craig’s procure could also merely enjoy long gone down as a TKO, but popping Hill’s arm out of socket turned into once ample to promote him to a black belt in jiu-jitsu. His coach, Brian Gallacher, wished to surprise him in a extra intimate surroundings – and Hill came about to be seated internal attain and turned into once first to congratulate him.
“I didn’t prefer to attain it in the cage and decide any consideration of his performance and procure. It turned into once the precise time extra a non-public 2nd. More to the point successfully successfully over due.”
A tough Hill refused to faucet when Craig sank in a deep armbar. His elbow turned into once badly dislocated. With Hill’s arm flopping spherical, Craig at last transitioned to a triangle choke and rained down elbows except referee Al Guinee at last stopped the fight.
Craig has finished all 15 of his pro wins with an outstanding 12 submissions to his title. Unbeaten in his past five fights, Craig handed Hill his first loss and continues to beat the percentages as the making a wager underdog.
Hill handled the loss esteem a consummate knowledgeable and said his arm ruin isn’t as unsuitable as it looked. The opponents squashed their pork after the fight and enjoy been even considered partying together whereas Hill’s arm turned into once in a sling.
Me and @PCraigmma are precise so idc what anyone else is talking and no longer finest did he compile my below the impact of alcohol the full night we straight turnt tf up!!! I am blessed living my dream and meeting more than doubtless the most well-known most exceptional ppl!!!#Stillwinning pic.twitter.com/wCA5cqzGG5
— Jamahal Hill (@JamahalH) June 14, 2021
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Paul Craig gets black belt after arm-popping UFC 263 finish – and Jamahal Hill is first to congratulate him