The head of the Chechen Republic Ramzan Kadyrov believes that the new champion of the ultimate fighting championship (UFC) Bantamweight champion, Peter Ian has a great future.

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“Peter Yang became the champion of UFC in the easiest weight. Now the largest MMA promotion in the world, two of the title holder from Russia! With great pleasure I note that Peter began his ascent in the Chechen promotion — ACA. I congratulate Peter on winning the title of champion of the UFC and wish further success in sports career. I’m sure it will be a very bright future in the MMA world!” — quoted Kadyrov his Telegram channel.

Yang won the title of champion of the UFC, defeating Brazilians Jose Aldo on the UFC 251 July 12.

Previously, Aldo addressed the fans after the defeat from Jan.