UFC 229 Results: The Biggest Fight In UFC History, All Hell Breaks Out After The Main Event

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

UFC Lightweight Title Fight
Khabib Nurmagomedov def. #1 Conor McGregor by submission via rear naked choke (3:03, R4) to retain the title

#2 Tony Ferguson def. #8 Anthony Pettis by TKO via injury (5:00, R2)

#12 Dominick Reyes def. #7 Ovince St. Preux by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

#2 Derrick Lewis def. #5 Alexander Volkov by KO via strikes (4:49, R3)

#8 Michelle Waterson def. #9 Felice Herrig by unanimous decision (30-26, 29-28, 30-27)

Preliminary Card (8pm EST., Fox Sports 1)

#5 Jussier Formiga def. #2 Sergio Pettis by unanimous decision (30-26, 29-28, 29-28)

Vicente Luque def. Jalin Turner by KO via strikes (3:52, R1)

#9 Aspen Ladd def. Tonya Evinger by TKO via strikes (3:26, R1)

Scott Holtzman def. Alan Patrick by KO via elbow strikes (3:42, R3)

Preliminary Card (6:30pm EST., UFC Fight Pass)

Yana Kunitskaya def. #12 Lina Lansberg by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Nik Lentz def. Gray Maynard by TKO via strikes (1:19, R2)

Tony Martin def. Ryan LaFlare by TKO via strikes (1:00, R3)


Ryan LaFlare vs. Tony Martin

Round One: The round begins with LaFlare nailing Martin with a front kick to the midsection, LaFlare also attacks Martin with some leg kicks. LaFlare accidentally kicks Martin low and the fight is halted, the fight resumes with LaFlare attacks Martin with some kicks to the midsection. Martin briefly drops LaFlare with a low leg kick, Martin gets LaFlare against the cage wall after exchanging a few blows. The fighters separate and Martin nails a kicking LaFlare with a counter right, Martin then pops an incoming LaFlare with a straight right. LaFlare attacks Martin with some more kicks to the midsection, Martin continues attacking a swinging LaFlare with counter rights. Martin then nails LaFlare with a right hook before eating a body kick, LaFlare gets Martin against the cage wall while looking for a takedown and the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Martin

Round Two: The round begins with LaFlare cracking Martin with a kick to the midsection, Martin drops LaFlare with a right and he pounces on him with a plethora of strikes. Martin settles in the half guard while on the ground, Martin transitions to back control on a scrambling LaFlare. LaFlare scrambles again and he gets Martin in his open guard, Martin rolls for a d’arce choke and LaFlare scrambles to his feet to get free. Martin then hits an incoming LaFlare with a counter right as the round ends.

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

Round Three: The round begins with Martin immediately attacking LaFlare with rights, LaFlare trips up Martin by landing some leg kicks. Martin destroys LaFlare with a head kick and he pounces on him with more strikes until the referee jumps in.

Official Result: Tony Martin def. Ryan LaFlare by TKO via strikes (1:00, R3)

Gray Maynard vs. Nik Lentz

Round One: The round begins with Lentz attacking Maynard with a right hook, Lentz also starts hitting Maynard with some leg kicks. Lentz charges at Maynard while swinging away at him, Lentz rocks Maynard with a right hook before landing a knee strike. Lentz holds Maynard against the cage wall while landing a plethora of lefts, Lentz drags Maynard to the ground and he lands a ton more lefts. Maynard gets back up and escapes a choke attempt from Lentz, Lentz attacks Maynard with a two punch combo followed by more knee strikes. Lentz scores another takedown on Maynard and he gets the half guard, Lentz rolls for a guillotine choke and Maynard escapes while on the bottom. Lentz attacks Maynard with a lot of ground and pound, Maynard scrambles to his feet and Lentz lands knee strikes as the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-8 for Lentz

Round Two: The round begins with Maynard and Lentz attempting some high kicks, Lentz accidentally pokes Maynard in the eye and the fight is halted. The fight resumes with Lentz again attempting a high kick, Maynard pops Lentz with a straight right. Maynard rocks Lentz with a combination and Lentz responds by landing a two punch combo of his own, Lentz drops Maynard with a head kick and he pounces on him with more strikes until the referee jumps in.

Official Result: Nik Lentz def. Gray Maynard by TKO via strikes (1:19, R2)

#12 Lina Lansberg vs. Yana Kunitskaya

Round One: The round begins with Kunitskaya trying to keep Lansberg at a distance by attacking her with kicks, the fighters clinch and exchange a few strikes. Kunitskaya scores a takedown on Lansberg and she gets the half guard, Lansberg quickly gets Kunitskaya in her full guard. Kunitskaya goes for the can opener and Lansberg eventually gets free, Lansberg scrambles to her knees and Kunitskaya gets back control. Lansberg gets back up and Kunitskaya gets her against the cage wall, Kunitskaya starts attacking Lansberg with some knee strikes. Lansberg gets free and she gets Kunitskaya against the cage wall, Kunitskaya quickly recovers and scores a takedown against Kunitskaya. Kunitskaya gets side control while nailing Lansberg with a few strikes as the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Kunitskaya

Round Two: The round begins with the fighters taking a few swings at each other, Kunitskaya tries attacking Lansberg with a variety of kicks. Kunitskaya nails Lansberg with multiple kicks to the midsection, Kunitskaya grabs Lansberg and gets her against the cage wall while landing knee strikes. The fighters exchange more knee strikes while in the clinch, the referee separates the fighters for inactivity. The action resumes with Kunitskaya swinging away at Lansberg, Lansberg cracks a swinging Kunitskaya with a two punch combination. Lansberg then hits Kunitskaya with a right to the midsection, Kunitskaya grabs Lansberg and she gets her against the cage wall. Kunitskaya attacks Lansberg with knee strikes while in the clinch, Lansberg briefly attempts a standing rear naked choke against Kunitskaya. Kunitskaya gets free and she scores a takedown on Lansberg as the round ends.

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

Round Three: The round begins with Kunitskaya using the jab to keep Lansberg at bay, Lansberg comes forward and takes a few swings at Kunitskaya. Kunitskaya grabs Lansberg and she gets her against the cage wall, the fighters exchange blows until Kunitskaya scores a takedown on Lansberg. Kunitskaya attacks Lansberg with strikes as Lansberg scrambles to her feet, Kunitskaya quickly gets Lansberg against the cage wall until they separate. Lansberg comes forward and she attempts some high kicks against Kunitskaya, Kunitskaya grabs Lansberg and gets her against the cage wall. The referee separates the fighters for inactivity, the action resumes with both fighters swinging away at each other. Kunitskaya nails Lansberg with a knee strike to the midsection, Kunitskaya scores another takedown as the round ends.

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

Official Result: Yana Kunitskaya def. #12 Lina Lansberg by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

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