Indian-origin fighter Arjan Bhullar of Canada has achieved the title of MM World Heavyweight Champion on Saturday. Arjan became the World Heavyweight Champion, defeating Brandon Vera. With this, he became the first Indian-origin fighter to win the title at the MMA promotion.
In this round of five rounds, Arjan defeated his opponent in the second round itself. Please tell that Arjan came to this professional wrestling from Pahlavani. He won the 2010 Commonwealth Games gold medal in Delhi. As well as becoming the first Indian-origin wrestler to represent Canada in London in 2012. He won the UFC Fight in 2015 and became the first Indian-origin fighter to do so.
In the women’s section, Indian wrestler Ritu Phogat, a wrestler-to-mix martial arts fighter, was defeated by Vietnamese-American fighter B. Nguyen in a close match. Ritu Phogat performed well in the first two rounds, but in the third round, the opponent fighter dominated and won the match. With this, Ritu Phogat is now out of the one title shot. Ritu Phogat suffered a split decision. After the result, Phogat slipped to 4–1 while Nguyen improved to equalize 6–6.