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Dana White Awards The Contracts To: Edmen Shahbazyan, Domingo Pilarte & Maycee Barber
Maycee Barber def. Jamie Colleen by TKO via strikes (4:15, R3)
Domingo Pilarte def. Vince Morales by submission via rear naked choke (1:52, R2)
Chibwikem Onyenegacha def. Anthony Adams by split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
Austin Vanderford def. Angelo Trevino by submission via rear naked choke (2:42, R2)
Edmen Shahbazyan def. Antonio Jones by TKO via strikes (0:40, R1)
Edmen Shahbazyan vs. Antonio Jones
Round One: The round begins with Jones and Shahbazyan swinging away at each other, Shahbazyan grabs Jones and destroys him with a bunch of knee strikes. Shahbazyan drops Jones with a multiple punch combination and he pounces on him with more strikes until the referee jumps in.
Official Result: Edmen Shahbazyan def. Antonio Jones by TKO via strikes (0:40, R1)
Austin Vanderford vs. Angelo Trevino
Round One: The round begins with Vanderford attacking Trevino with some leg kicks, Trevino backs up Vanderford with a two punch combo before eating a right. Trevino nails an incoming Vanderford with a counter right, Vanderford catches a swinging Trevino with a counter left hook. Trevino attacks Vanderford with a pair of lefts to the head, Trevino goes for a takedown and Vanderford gets back control after a scramble. Trevino scrambles to his feet and he scores a takedown on Vanderford while gaining back control, Vanderford shakes Trevino off of him and he gets Trevino against the cage wall. Vanderford scores another takedown and Trevino gets right back up, Trevino pops Vanderford with a few strikes to avoid another takedown. The fighters separate and Trevino attacks a backing Vanderford with a punching combination, Trevino destroys Vanderford with a right hook and he pounces on him with a ton of strikes. Trevino gets full mount on Vanderford and he lands more strikes, Vanderford scrambles to his feet and Trevino swings away at him as the round ends.
Fightful scores the round 10-8 for Trevino
Round Two: The round begins with Trevino swinging away at Vanderford, Trevino pops Vanderford with a straight left. Vanderford stuns an incoming Trevino with a straight right, Trevino backs up Vanderford with a high kick attempt. Vanderford rocks Trevino with a multiple punch combination, Trevino looks for a takedown and Vanderford gets back control. Vanderford starts attacking Trevino with some ground and pound, Vanderford catches Trevino in a rear naked choke and Trevino taps out.
Official Result: Austin Vanderford def. Angelo Trevino by submission via rear naked choke (2:42, R2)
Anthony Adams vs. Chibwikem Onyenegacha
Round One: The round begins with the fighters exchanging some leg kicks, Onyenegacha attacks Adams with a multiple punch combination. Adams eats a lot of leg kicks as he looks for the takedown against Onyenegacha, Onyenegacha pops a swinging Adams with a counter right. Adams nails Onyenegacha with a left to the midsection during a striking exchange, Adams cracks Onyenegacha with a multiple punch combination. Adams kicks Onyenegacha in the midsection after throwing a punching combination, Adams goes for a spinning back kick and a spinning elbow strike on Onyenegacha as the round ends.
Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Adams
Round Two: The round begins with Adams nailing an incoming Onyenegacha with a counter right, Adams and Onyenegacha exchange some leg kicks. Onyenegacha comes forward and he swings away at Onyenegacha, Adams catches Onyenegacha with a left to the midsection. Onyenegacha backs up Adams with a high kick attempt, Onyenegacha then connects with an overhand right on Adams. Adams barely nails a swinging Onyenegacha with a spinning back fist, Adams catches Onyenegacha with a kick to the midsection a few times. Onyenegacha catches Adams with a plethora of leg kicks throughout the round, Adams attacks Onyenegacha with another kick to the midsection. Adams lands another kick to the midsection of Onyenegacha as the round ends.
Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Adams (Overall Score: 20-18 for Adams)
Round Three: The round begins with Adams coming forward and swinging away at Onyenegacha, Onyenegacha attacks a kicking Adams with a counter right. Onyenegacha starts picking apart Adams while keeping him at a distance, Onyenegacha and Adams exchange more leg kicks. Adams starts hunting for some takedowns against Onyenegacha, The fight is halted while the lights go out in the gym, the action resumes with Onyenegacha swinging away at Adams. Adams cracks a kicking Onyenegacha with a counter left, Adams backs up Onyenegacha with a multiple strike combination. Adams gets Onyenegacha against the cage wall after eating a two punch combination, the fighters separate and Onyenegacha swings away at Adams. Adams lands a spinning elbow strike as the round ends.
Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Onyenegacha (Final Score: 29-28 for Adams)
Official Result: Chibwikem Onyenegacha def. Anthony Adams by split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
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