Amir Albazi emerged victorious in his first UFC headliner, although the decision was marred by controversy. The judges awarded him a split decision win over Kai Kara-France at UFC on ESPN 45 flyweight showdown held at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas.
Despite the disagreement among fans and pundits, Albazi confidently accepted the result and immediately shifted his focus towards a championship fight in the 125-pound weight class.
One of the key factors in determining whether Albazi deserves a title shot is the lack of viable contenders in the flyweight division.
With a limited number of top-ranked fighters available, Albazi’s victory over a highly regarded opponent like Kara-France adds weight to his case. However, opinions remain divided on whether he has truly earned the opportunity.
To gain further insights into Amir Albazi’s future prospects after his recent win, watch the accompanying video for expert analysis and opinions.