Timur Valiev achieved his second consecutive victory in the UFC. The Dagestani fighter, on the night of June 27 in Las Vegas, defeated the Brazilian Raoni Barcelosa. The fight was held in the bantamweight division. Dagestani won by referee decision. Valiev inflicted the first defeat on the Brazilian in the UFC, who had previously been on a series of five victories in a row. The personal record of the Dagestani in mixed martial arts is 18 wins and 2 losses.