UFC 234 Results: Israel Adesanya vs. Anderson Silva Headlines, Plus Top 15 Ranked Montana De La Rosa & Rani Yahya In Action!

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

#6 Israel Adesanya def. #15 Anderson Silva by unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-27)

Lando Vannata def. Marcos Mariano by submission via kimura (4:55, R1)

Ricky Simon def. #15 Rani Yahya by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-25)

#14 Montana De La Rosa def. Nadia Kassem by submission via arm bar (2:37, R2)

Jim Crute def. Sam Alvey by TKO via strikes (2:49, R1)

Preliminary Card (8pm EST., ESPN)

Devonte Smith def. Dong Hyun Ma by TKO via strikes (3:53, R1)

Shane Young def. Austin Arnett by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Kai Kara-France def. Raulian Paiva by split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)

Kyung Ho Kang def. Teruto Ishihara by submission via rear naked choke (3:59, R1)

Preliminary Card (7pm EST., UFC Fight Pass)

Jalin Turner def. Callan Potter by KO via strikes (0:53, R1)

Jonathan Martinez def. Wuliji Buren by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)


Wuliji Buren vs. Jonathan Martinez

Round One: The round begins with Martinez attacking Buren with some leg kicks, Buren responds by throwing kicks of his own. Martinez and Buren exchange some high kick attempts, Buren gets Martinez against the cage wall after a striking exchange. Buren scores a takedown on Martinez and he gets the open guard, Martinez scrambles and Buren goes for a guillotine choke. Martinez escapes the choke by gaining side control and he hits Buren with a few strikes, Martinez transitions to back control against Buren. Buren tries getting up and Martinez drags him back to the ground, Buren gets up and Martinez attacks him with strikes before getting Buren against the cage wall. Martinez nails Buren with a knee strike before separating, Buren drops Martinez with a leg kick and he gets top position on the ground. Buren lands a few strikes as the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Martinez

Round Two: The round begins with the fighters attacking each other with leg kicks, Martinez looks for a high kick against Buren. Buren attacks Martinez with a knee strike followed by a body kick, Martinez hits an incoming Buren with a multiple strike combination. Martinez cracks Buren with a kick to the midsection, Martinez nails Buren with a body kick followed by a left. Buren scores a takedown on Martinez and he gets the half guard, Martinez scrambles to his feet and he gets Buren against the cage wall. Martinez gets Buren down to a knee while landing some strikes, Martinez gets Buren to the ground and he gets back control. Martinez attacks Buren with a few knee strikes as the round ends.

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

Round Three: The round begins with Martinez attacking Buren with some leg kicks, Buren scores a takedown on Martinez and he gets the full mount. Martinez scrambles and Buren catches him in an arm bar, Martinez gets free and he gains back control on Buren. Martinez attacks Buren with some ground and pound, Martinez transitions to the full mount against Buren before regaining back control. Martinez attacks Buren with some ground and pound, Buren spins at the right time to get top position on Martinez. Buren rolls for an anaconda choke and Martinez escapes to get head control on him, Martinez transitions to the open guard of Buren. Martinez attacks Buren with ground and pound as the round ends.

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

Official Result: Jonathan Martinez def. Wuliji Buren by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)

Callan Potter vs. Jalin Turner

Round One: The round begins with Potter attacking Turner with some leg kicks, Potter eats a knee strike while getting Turner against the cage wall. Turner scores a takedown on Potter and he immediately gets up to avoid a leg lock, Turner destroys Potter with a multiple strike combination and Potter goes out cold.

Official Result: Jalin Turner def. Callan Potter by KO via strikes (0:53, R1)

Teruto Ishihara vs. Kyung Ho Kang

Round One: The round begins with Ishihara attacking Kang with some leg kicks, Ishihara looks for a high kick against Kang. Kang nails Ishihara with some kicks to the midsection, Ishihara pops an incoming Kang with a right hook. Ishihara drops a swinging Kang with a counter strike, Kang gets back up and he nails Ishihara with a right followed by a knee strike. Kang drops Ishihara with a knee strike to the face, Ishihara gets back up and Kang nails him with a combination. Ishihara and Kang have a wild striking exchange near the cage wall, Kang scores a takedown on Ishihara and he gets back control. Kang locks in the rear naked choke and Ishihara goes out cold.

Official Result: Kyung Ho Kang def. Teruto Ishihara by submission via rear naked choke (3:59, R1)

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