UFC fighter Ilia Topuria becomes first Georgian to win World Champion title

The 27-year-old Georgian, who is also called ‘El Matador’, knocked Volkanovski out in the second round of the fight, held at the Honda Centre in Anaheim, the United States. Photo via UFC

Agenda.ge, 18 Feb 2024 - 12:20, Tbilisi,Georgia

Ilia Topuria, the Georgian and Spanish professional mixed martial artist, who represents Georgia in the UFC, defeated his Australian rival and former champion Alexander Volkanovski on Sunday, becoming the first Georgian to claim the UFC World Champion title.