Jamahal Hill has revealed he partied with Paul Craig all night time lengthy after the Scotsman dislocated his arm at UFC 263.
The beforehand unbeaten light-heavyweight prospect and Craig had some severe warmth coming into the bout. Hill and ‘Bearjew’ even obtained into it on the fighter lodge final week and needed to be separated.
On battle night time, the meat was rapidly settled. Craig pulled guard and instantly started working for submissions in spherical one. The BJJ speciliast ultimately locked up an armbar which appeared to interrupt the arm of his opponent – post-fight it was revealed Hill suffered a dislocation. Regardless of this, the referee refused to name the battle. Craig hammered away with nasty floor and pound earlier than the battle was ultimately known as off.
On Monday, Hill took to social media to disclose his situation with Craig ended rapidly post-fight. The 2 males even went out collectively for a number of drinks and a boogie.
“Me and @PCraigmma are good so idc what anyone else is speaking and never solely did he get my drunk the entire night time we straight turnt tf up!!! I’m blessed dwelling my dream and assembly a few of the most superb ppl!!!#Stillwinning,” Hill wrote on Twitter alongside an image of him and Craig dancing. “Very first thing he mentioned within the cage to me was “I’m an excellent individual, idk what was mentioned however I’ve nothing however respect for you” an I noticed I let trolls paint an image and decide any individual off of that and it’ll ever occur once more!!! I’m nonetheless going to speak my shit tho!!!”
Hill got here into his battle with Paul with some severe hype. The 30-year-old secured his career-best win final trip when he TKO’d Ovince St Preux.
Craig had been in nice type himself. The 33-year-old was unbeaten in 4 fights which included a high-profile win over Mauricio ‘Shogun’ Rua. Craig was awarded his BJJ black belt after as soon as once more impressing along with his grappling abilities contained in the Octagon at UFC 263.
Do you prefer to see fighters like Jamahal Hill and Paul Craig grow to be pals post-fight?