UFC 236 Results: 2 Interim Championship Bouts, Plus Krylov vs. OSP II!

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Main Card (10pm EST., ESPN+)

UFC Interim Lightweight Championship
#3 Dustin Poirier def. Max Holloway by unanimous decision (49-46, 49-46, 49-46) to win the title

UFC Interim Middleweight Championship
#5 Israel Adesanya def. #4 Kelvin Gastelum by unanimous decision (48-46, 48-46, 48-46) to win the title

Khalil Rountree def. Eryk Anders by unanimous decision (30-26, 30-26, 30-26)

Dwight Grant def. Alan Jouban by split decision (29-28, 27-30, 29-28)

Nikita Krylov def. #12 Ovince St. Preux by submission via rear naked choke (2:30, R2)

Preliminary Card (8pm EST., ESPN)

Matt Frevola def. Jalin Turner by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

#5 Alexandre Pantoja def. #4 Wilson Reis by TKO via strikes (2:58, R1)

Max Griffin def. Zelim Imadaev by majority decision (29-27, 29-27, 28-28)

Khalid Taha def. Boston Salmon by TKO via strikes (0:25, R1)

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

Belal Muhammad def. Curtis Millender by unanimous decision (29-27, 29-27, 30-26)

Montel Jackson def. Andre Soukhamthath by unanimous decision (30-26, 30-27, 29-27)

Poliana Botelho def. Lauren Mueller by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

Brandon Davis def. Randy Costa by submission by submission via rear naked choke (1:12, R2)


Brandon Davis vs. Randy Costa

Round One: The round begins with Costa rocking Davis with a right followed by multiple head kicks, Costa then nails a swinging Davis with a counter left hook. Davis charges at Costa while landing a multiple punch combination, Davis grabs Costa and gets him against the cage wall. The fighters separate and Costa nails Davis with a right followed by a high kick, Costa lands a left hook before eating a combination. Davis again grabs Costa and gets him up against the cage wall, Costa throws a combination as the fighters separate. Davis stuns a swinging Costa with a punching combination, Davis also attacks Costa with multiple leg kicks. Costa backs up Davis while landing a multiple strike combination, Davis stuns a swinging Costa with a counter left. Davis backs Costa into the cage wall while landing a knee strike, the fighters separate and swing away at each other as the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Davis

Round Two: The round begins with Costa rocking a swinging Davis with a counter right hook, Davis grabs Costa and Costa gets him against the cage wall. The fighters separate and both fighters go for high kicks, Davis nails Costa with a multiple strike combination. Costa goes for a takedown and Davis scrambles to get back control, Davis locks in a rear naked choke and a tap out follows.

Official Result: Brandon Davis def. Randy Costa by submission by submission via rear naked choke (1:12, R2)

Lauren Mueller vs. Poliana Botelho

Round One: The round begins with Botelho attacking Mueller with some leg kicks, Botelho and Mueller start swinging away at each other. Mueller cracks a jabbing Botelho with a counter right, Botelho rocks Mueller with multiple kicks to the midsection. Botelho grabs Mueller and gets her against the cage wall, Botelho attacks Mueller with knee strikes while in the clinch. Botelho scores a takedown on Mueller and she gets the half guard, Mueller scrambles and she gets Botelho in the full guard. Botelho regains the half guard against Mueller, Botelho attacks Mueller with ground and pound. Mueller scrambles to her feet and she gets Botelho against the cage wall, the fighters exchange strikes while in the clinch and the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Botelho

Round Two: The round begins with the fighters having a brief striking exchange, Botelho starts attacking Mueller with some leg kicks. Mueller comes forward and she hits Botelho with a combination, the fighters clinch and battle for position along the cage wall. Mueller and Botelho exchange elbow strikes while separating, Botelho scores a takedown on Mueller and she gets the full guard. Mueller wall walks to her feet and Botelho gets her against the cage wall, Mueller grabs Botelho and gets her against the cage wall. The referee separates the fighters for inactivity, the action resumes with Mueller kicking Botelho in the midsection. Mueller swings away at Botelho as the round ends.

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

Round Three: The round begins with Botelho attacking Mueller with some leg kicks, Mueller comes forward and swings away at Botelho. Mueller hits Botelho with a push kick to the midsection, Botelho grabs Mueller and gets her against the cage wall. The fighters exchange strikes while in the clinch, the referee decides to separate the fighters for inactivity. The action resumes with the fighters exchanging some jabs, Botelho nails Mueller with a kick to the midsection. Botelho grabs Mueller and gets her back against the cage wall, the referee separates the fighters for inactivity. The action resumes with the fighters exchanging kicks, Mueller stuns Botelho with a multiple strike combination. Mueller drops a kicking Botelho with a leg kick and she gets top position on the ground. Mueller hits Botelho with ground and pound as the round ends.

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

Official Result: Poliana Botelho def. Lauren Mueller by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

Montel Jackson vs. Andre Soukhamthath

Round One: The round begins with Soukhamthath attacking Jackson with some leg kicks, Jackson goes for a high kick against Soukhamthath. Jackson nails Soukhamthath with a front kick to the midsection, Jackson continues nailing Soukhamthath with punching combinations. Jackson starts attacking Soukhamthath with some leg kicks of his own, Jackson also attacks Soukhamthath with a kick to the midsection. Jackson stuns Soukhamthath with a three punch combination, Jackson scores a takedown on Soukhamthath and he gets the half guard. Soukhamthath wall walks to his feet and Jackson keeps him against the cage wall, Jackson scores another takedown on Soukhamthath and he gets side control as the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Jackson

Round Two: The round begins with Soukhamthath taking a few swings at Jackson, Jackson pops Soukhamthath with a left. Soukhamthath starts attacking Jackson with some leg kicks, Soukhamthath goes for a high kick and Soukhamthath blocks it. Soukhamthath and Jackson exchange kicks to the midsection, the fighters clinch and exchange knee strikes. Jackson grabs Soukhamthath and gets him against the cage wall, Jackson nails Soukhamthath with a left as they separate. Jackson trips up Soukhamthath before landing a huge punching combination, Soukhamthath and Jackson have a wild striking exchange near the cage wall. Jackson grabs Soukhamthath and keeps him against the cage wall, Jackson scores a takedown on Soukhamthath and gets the full guard as the round ends.

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

Round Three: The round begins with Jackson nailing Soukhamthath with a straight left, Jackson accidentally nails Soukhamthath low and the fight is halted. The fight resumes with Soukhamthath scoring a takedown after throwing a combination, Jackson sweeps Soukhamthath to get top control and the full mount. Jackson attacks Soukhamthath with ground and pound, Soukhamthath eats more strikes while getting Jackson in the half guard. Soukhamthath eats more strikes while getting Jackson in his full guard, Soukhamthath tries rolling for submissions while on his back. Jackson gains side control and he nails Soukhamthath with more strikes as the round ends.

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

Official Result: Montel Jackson def. Andre Soukhamthath by unanimous decision (30-26, 30-27, 29-27)

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