UFC 224 Results: Amanda Nunes vs. Raquel Pennington Headlines, Plus Vitor Belfort's Final UFC Fight

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Main Card (10pm EST., Pay-Per-View)

UFC Women’s Bantamweight Title Fight
Amanda Nunes def. #2 Raquel Pennington by TKO via strikes (2:36, R5) to retain the title

#5 Kelvin Gastelum def. #2 Ronaldo Souza by split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)

Mackenzie Dern def. Amanda Cooper by submission via rear naked choke (2:27, R1)

#6 John Lineker def. Brian Kelleher by KO via punch (3:43, R3)

#12 Lyoto Machida def. #9 Vitor Belfort by KO via front kick (1:00, R2)

Preliminary Card (8pm EST., FX)

Cezar Ferreira def. Karl Roberson by submission via arm triangle choke (4:45, R1)

#10 Aleksei Oleinik def. #14 Junior Albini by submission via ezekial choke (1:45, R1)

Davi Ramos def. Nick Hein by submission via rear naked choke (4:15, R1)

Elizeu Zaleski Dos Santos def. Sean Strickland by KO via strikes (3:12, R1)

Preliminary Card (6:15pm EST., UFC Fight Pass)

Warlley Alves def. Sultan Aliev by TKO via doctor stoppage (5:00, R2)

Jack Hermansson def. Thales Leites by TKO via strikes (2:10, R3)

Ramazan Emeev def. Alberto Mina by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Markus Perez def. James Bochnovic by submission via rear naked choke (4:28, R1)


Markus Perez vs. James Bochnovic

Round One: The round begins with Bochnovic attacking Perez with a series of strikes before getting him near the cage wall, Perez scores a takedown on Bochnovic and he gets back control. Bochnovic scrambles to his feet and Perez gets him against the cage wall, Bochnovic spins Perez against the cage wall while exchanging knee strikes. Perez scores another takedown on Bochnovic and he gets back control, Bochnovic scrambles and Perez still gets the half guard. Bochnovic eats a few strikes while trapping Perez in his full guard, Perez scrambles to get side control on Bochnovic. Perez regains the back control position against Bochnovic, Perez attacks Bochnovic with some ground and pound. Perez locks in the rear naked choke and a tap out follows.

Official Result: Markus Perez def. James Bochnovic by submission via rear naked choke (4:28, R1)

Alberto Mina vs. Ramazan Emeev

Round One: The round begins with Emeev attacking Mina with some leg kicks, Emeev cracks Mina with an overhand right. Emeev then catches a swinging Mina with a kick to the midsection, Mina responds with a few kicks of his own on Emeev. Emeev cracks a swinging Mina with a counter right hook, Emeev scores a takedown on Mina and Mina gets back up. Emeev then gets a standing Mina against the cage wall, Emeev scores another takedown on Mina and Mina gets right back up. Emeev starts peppering Mina with a few jabs, Mina comes forward and he attacks Emeev with a kick. Mina scores a takedown on Emeev and he attempts a knee bar, Emeev escapes the attempt and he gets top position against Mina. Mina rolls for a leg lock again as the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Emeev

Round Two: The round begins with Mina nailing Emeev with a few leg kicks, Emeev gets Mina against the cage wall after swinging away at him. Emeev drags Mina to the ground and Mina gets right back up, Emeev gets Mina back against the cage wall after landing a leg kick. The fighters separate and Mina swings away at Emeev, Mina goes for a spinning back elbow strike and Emeev scores a takedown on him. Mina continues looking for leg locks as Emeev attacks him with strikes as the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Emeev (Overall Score: 20-18 for Emeev)

Round Three: The round begins with Emeev attacking Mina with some leg kicks, Emeev then attacks Mina with an overhand right. Emeev cracks an incoming Mina with a short right, Mina comes forward and he takes a few swings at Emeev. Emeev cracks a stationary Mina with another overhand right, Emeev grabs Mina and he gets him against the cage wall. The fighters separate and Emeev swings away at Mina, Mina occasionally attacks Emeev with some kicks. Mina stuns a moving Emeev with a straight left, Mina goes for a rolling kick and Emeev cracks him with a right as the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Emeev (Final Score: 30-27 for Emeev)

Official Result: Ramazan Emeev def. Alberto Mina by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Thales Leites vs. Jack Hermansson

Round One: The round begins with Hermansson attacking Leites with a few leg kicks, Hermansson comes forward and swings away at Leites. Hermansson backs up Leites with more kicks before landing a right, Leites grabs Hermansson and he gets him against the cage wall. Leites drags Hermansson to the ground and he gets him in the seated position, Hermansson gets up and he scores a takedown of his own against Leites. Leites wall walks to his feet and Hermansson holds him against the cage wall, Hermansson scores another takedown on Leites and he gets the full guard. Leites gets back to his feet and he gets Hermansson against the cage wall again, Hermansson scores another takedown on Leites and he gets the full guard. Hermansson swings away at Leites as the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Hermansson

Round Two: The round begins with Leites catching Hermansson with an overhand right, Leites scores a takedown on Hermansson and he gets the half guard. Leites transitions to the full mount against Hermansson, Leites goes for the arm triangle choke and Hermansson escapes after a long struggle. Leites transitions to the half guard position against Hermansson, Leites gains the north/south position against Hermansson. Leites then gains the full mount against Hermansson as the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Leites (Overall Score: 19-19 for Draw)

Round Three: The round begins with Hermansson attempting a flying knee strike against Leites, Hermansson drops for a guillotine choke and Leites escapes. Leites goes for a d’arce choke on Hermansson, Leites transitions to a guillotine choke and Hermansson escapes to get top position. Hermansson transitions to the full mount against Leites, Hermansson gets back control on leites and he lands a plethora of strikes until the referee jumps in.

Official Result: Jack Hermansson def. Thales Leites by TKO via strikes (2:10, R3)

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