In the recent UFC 287 fight, Christian Rodriguez managed to put a stop to the hype surrounding Raul Rosas Jr., an 18-year-old athlete, who seemed to run out of steam as the competition progressed. Despite being subjected to an initial onslaught of grappling from Rosas Jr., Rodriguez took control of the game as time went on and ultimately won the battle unanimously, with judges marking his performance with scores of 29-28, 29-28, 29-28.
Several fighters showered Rodriguez with congratulatory messages following his triumph in the match. Additionally, Rosas Jr. received words of encouragement with several fighters acknowledging the toughness of his experience at such a young age.
Despite losing the fight, he has all the time in the world to develop and compete in the sport or delve into other ventures like modeling. In the end, the fighters recognized the fortitude and sportsmanship of both Rodriguez and Rosas Jr. and expressed their respect and admiration for the hard-fought match.