A mayor in Brazil faces his opponent in a Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) fight. The events occurred in the Borba municipality in Brazil, where Mayor Simã
The MMA fight was held with the aim that both politicians could “resolve their differences.”
According to various local media, the MMA fight began after the former city councilman, Erineu da Silva, 45, criticized the administration of the mayor Simão Peixoto, 39 years old.
Faced with criticism, the mayor of the Borba municipality in Brazil challenged the politician to an MMA fight, in which he called on residents to attend the meeting.
After the MMA fight took place, criticism rained down from the inhabitants of the Brazilian municipality, who understood that the level of violence was not adequate.
“I am not a street fighter, I am the mayor of the Borba municipality, Brazil”
“I am not a street fighter, I am the mayor of the Borba municipality, Brazil,” wrote Simão Peixoto on social media to invite hundreds of attendees to the meeting.
By announcing the meeting, both politicians prepared themselves physically and mentally for the confrontation that took place last weekend.
During the live broadcast of the MMA fight it was revealed that the real winner had been the former city councilman, Erineu da Silva, for having performed better.
However, the official victory was awarded to Mayor Simão Peixoto unanimously by the judges.
Mayor in Brazil faces off in MMA fight (Twitter / SO_ROJOSO)
The BNC Amazonas media explained that the former city councilor, Erineu da Silva, was very threatening at all times of the confrontation, with gestures in the ring.
In addition, Erineu da Silva managed to hit several kicks to the face of the mayor of the Borba municipality, Simão Peixoto.