Paul Craig handed $50,000 bonus after dislocating Jamahal Hill's arm

Paul Craig handed $50,000 bonus after dislocating Jamahal Hill’s arm with brutal armbar at UFC 263

  • Paul Craig beat Jamahal Hill in their light-heavyweight bout at UFC 263
  • Craig looked to have completely broken Hill’s arm midway through the firs round
  • Hill didn’t tap but the referee eventually stepped with the American defenseless 

Paul Craig vs Jamahal Hill wasn’t the most highly anticipated fight of the night but it certainly produced one of the most memorable moments at UFC 263.

The light-heavyweight showdown was just over a minute old when Craig locked in a nasty armbar and proceeded to torque it so hard that it looked to have snapped his opponent’s arm.

With a triangle choke also applied the commentators were left calling for the referee to end the fight with Hill’s arm having gone completely floppy.

Paul Craig of Scotland celebrates after his victory over Jamahal Hill at UFC 263

Craig dislocated Jamahal Hill’s arm with a brutal armbar in the second minute of the fight

Hill did not tap but the official did eventually step in to put the American out of his misery as Craig continued to land strikes on the ground.

He could then be seen having to hold the the dangling arm up as the official result was announced before making his way to the back.

Joe Rogan would later announce that the arm had actually been dislocated and was popped back into place.

And Scotland’s Craig was rewarded for his savage finish as he picked up the Performance of the Night award, which brings with it a bonus of $50,000.

Hill’s arm was left sitting in the middle of the octagon with his arm completely compromised 


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