Russian Askarov won the first victory in the UFC

the UFC 246 in Las Vegas ended with a battle between the Russian mixed martial arts fighter Askar Askarov, and American Tim Elliott. 27-year-old Russian defeated an opponent by unanimous decision.

📍 On POINT.@Askar_MMA #UFC246

— UFC (@ufc) January 19, 2020

Moving 🆙 the flyweight ladder!

🇷🇺 @Askar_MMA gets the victory in a fun one! #UFC246

— UFC (@ufc) January 19, 2020

Askarov in his first fight in the ultimate fighting championship met on 21 September 2019 with Mexican Brandon Moreno. Their fight ended in a draw.

Just on account of the Russian fighter 11 fights in the MMA. He scored ten victories. Note that in 2017 Askarov won gold in freestyle wrestling at the Deaflympic games, which competed hard of hearing and deaf athletes.

Recall that in the main fight of the evening in Las Vegas will meet Ireland’s Conor McGregor and American Donald serron.