Amir Albazi is getting a step up in competition soon. After going five rounds against Kai Kara-France at UFC Vegas 74, the ‘Prince’ scored an impressive split decision victory that may have left a few pundits and fans surprised with the result.
Most pro fighters did not agree with the result
On Twitter, pro fighters showed differing opinions on the result. While welterweight Belal Muhammad was proud of Albazi and agreed with the result, several others, such as middleweight champion Israel Adesanya thought Kara-France had done enough to deserve the victory.
UFC Vegas 74 quick results
Amir Albazi def. Kai Kara-France by split decision (48-47 x2, 47-48): Flyweight
Alex Caceres def. Daniel Pineda by unanimous decision (29-28 x3): Featherweight
Jim Miller def. Jesse Butler by KO at :23 of round 1: Lightweight
Tim Elliot def. Victor Altamirano by unanimous decision (30-27 x2, 29-28): Flyweight
Karine Silva vs. Ketlen Souza by submission (ankle lock) at 1:45 of round 1: (W) Flyweight
Elizeu Zaleski def. Abubakar Nurmagomedov by split decision (29-28 x2, 28-29): Welterweight
Daniel Santos def. Johnny Munoz by unanimous decision (29-27 x3): Bantamweight
Don’Tale Mayes def. Andrei Arlovski by TKO at 3:17 of round 2: Heavyweight
John Castañeda def. Muin Gafurov by unanimous decision (29-27 x3): Bantamweight
Muhammad Naimov def. Jamie Mullarkey by TKO at 2:59 of round 2: Lightweight
Elise Reed def. Jinh Yu Frey by unanimous decision (29-28 x3): Strawweight
Da’Mon Blackshear def. Luan Lacerda by TKO at 3:54 of round 2: Bantamweight
Philipe Lins def. Maxim Grishin by unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28 xx3): Light Heavyweight
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