Fighting in his hometown of Fortaleza for the first time since June 2001, veteran welterweight Thiago Alves battled back from a near stoppage in the first round to take a hard-fought split decision over Max Griffin.
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African Champions: Usman, Ngannou & Adesanya
Track the historic rise of the UFC's three African champions: Kamaru Usman, Israel Adesanya and Francis Ngannou