UFC 230 Results: Daniel Cormier Defends The Heavyweight Title, Plus Several Big Upsets At Middleweight

Lyman Good vs. Ben Saunders

Round One: The round begins with Good attacking Saunders with some leg kicks, Saunders responds by kicking Good in the midsection. Saunders looks for a few high kicks against Good, Saunders then cracks Good with a straight left followed by a body kick. Saunders grabs Good and he attacks him with a plethora of knee strikes, Good drops Saunders with a series of uppercuts and he pounces on him with more strikes until he goes out cold.

Official Result: Lyman Good def. Ben Saunders by KO via strikes (1:32, R1)

Julio Arce vs. Sheymon Moraes

Round One: The round begins with Arce taking a few swings at Moraes, Arce charges at Moraes while throwing a combination. Moraes drops Arce with a right and he pounces on him with more strikes, Arce scrambles to his feet after eating a few more strikes and he gets Moraes against the cage wall. Moraes catches Arce with a knee strike to the midsection, Arce jumps onto the back of a standing Moraes. Arce attacks Moraes with a few strikes while staying on his back, Arce hits Moraes with a few more strikes and applies the rear naked choke as the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Arce

Round Two: The round begins with Moraes nailing Arce with a body kick followed by a right, Arce scores a takedown and Moraes gets right back up. Moraes gets Arce against the cage wall while landing elbow strikes and knee strikes, the fighters separate and swing wildly at each other. Moraes cracks Arce with a kick to the midsection, the fighters stay at range while swinging at each other. Moraes drops Arce and he pounces on him with more strikes, Moraes backs away and he allows Arce to stand up. Arce backs up Moraes after landing a left, Moraes swings wildly at Arce as the round ends.

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

Round Three: The round begins with Arce immediately swinging away at Moraes, Moraes then catches Arce with a right to the midsection. Arce charges forward as the fighters swing away at each other, Moraes looks for the high kick against Arce. Arce catches a leaning Moraes with a head kick, Arce charges at Moraes while swinging away at him. Arce backs up Moraes while landing a few lefts, the fighters briefly clinch and exchange a few knee strikes. Moraes continues attacking Arce with a variety of kicks, Arce backs Moraes into the cage wall while landing a combination. Moraes recovers and nails Arce with a knee strike to the midsection, Moraes backs Arce into the cage wall as the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Arce (Final Score: 29-28 for Arce)

Official Result: Sheymon Moraes def. Julio Arce by split decision (29-28, 28-29, 30-26)

#4 Sijara Eubanks vs. #7 Roxanne Modafferi

Round One: The round begins with Eubanks attacking Modafferi with some leg kicks, Eubanks charges forward and swings away at Modafferi. Eubanks attempts a head kick before nailing Modafferi with a right, Modafferi goes in and out while swinging away at Eubanks. Eubanks scores a takedown on Modafferi and she gets the open guard, Eubanks briefly postures up and she eats a few up kicks. Modafferi scrambles to her feet and Eubanks drags her back to the ground, Eubanks attacks Modafferi with some ground and pound. Eubanks gains half guard and lands more strikes as the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Eubanks

Round Two: The round begins with the fighters swinging away at each other, Eubanks hits Modafferi with a punching combination. Modafferi comes forward and she nails Eubanks with a few rights, Modafferi then hits a swinging Eubanks with a counter right. Modafferi charges at Eubanks while swinging away at her, Eubanks rocks Modafferi with a head kick before dropping her with a follow up combination. Modafferi causes a scramble to get the fighters standing again, Modafferi grabs Eubanks and gets her against the cage wall. Eubanks nails Modafferi with a knee strike to the head, Modafferi scores a takedown on Eubanks and she gets the half guard. Modafferi attacks Eubanks with some ground and pound until the round ends.

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

Round Three: The round begins with Eubanks swinging away at Modafferi, Modafferi cracks a swinging Eubanks with a counter right. Eubanks charges forward and attacks Modafferi with combinations, Modafferi responds by landing some combinations of her own against Eubanks. Modafferi starts hunting for takedowns against Eubanks before landing another right, Eubanks cracks a swinging Modafferi with a counter right. Eubanks scores a takedown on Modafferi and she gets the half guard, Eubanks attacks Modafferi with ground and pound. Modafferi scrambles to her feet as the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Eubanks (Final Score: 29-28 for Eubanks)

Official Result: #4 Sijara Eubanks def. #7 Roxanne Modafferi by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

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