UFC Fight Night Buenos Aires Results: Santiago Ponzinibbio & Neil Magny Headline, Plus The Return Of Cynthia Calvillo

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Main Card (10pm EST., Fox Sports 1)

#10 Santiago Ponzinibbio def. #8 Neil Magny by KO via punch (2:36, R4)

#12 Ricardo Lamas def. #13 Darren Elkins by TKO via strikes (4:09, R3)

Johnny Walker def. Khalil Rountree by KO via elbow strikes (1:57, R1)

Ian Heinisch def. Cezar Ferreira by unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)

Marlon Vera def. Guido Cannetti by submission via rear naked choke (1:31, R2)

Cynthia Calvillo def. Poliana Botelho by submission via rear naked choke (4:48, R1)

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

Michel Prazeres def. Bartosz Fabinski by submission via guillotine choke (1:02, R1)

#9 Alexandre Pantoja def. #15 Ulka Sasaki by submission via rear naked choke (2:18, R1)

Austin Arnett def. Humberto Bandenay by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-27, 29-27)

Laureano Staropoli def. Hector Aldana by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

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

Jesus Pinedo def. Devin Powell by unanimous decision (No Scores Announced)

Nad Narimani def. Anderson Dos Santos by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)


Nad Narimani vs. Anderson Dos Santos

Round One: The round begins with the fighters taking a few swings at each other, Narimani nails a swinging Dos Santos with some counter rights. Narimani starts attacking Dos Santos with some leg kicks, Dos Santos tries using the jab to keep Narimani at a distance. Narimani then cracks an incoming Dos Santos with a two punch combination, Dos Santos stuns a swinging Narimani with a counter strike combination of his own. Narimani comes forward and he nails Dos Santos with a left hook, Narimani ducks his head and Dos Santos catches him with a left. Narimani backs up Dos Santos after landing a straight right, Narimani swings away at Dos Santos as the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Narimani

Round Two: The round begins with Dos Santos popping a swinging Narimani with a counter left, Narimani backs Dos Santos into the cage wall after landing a right followed by a push kick. Narimani and Dos Santos exchange some high kick attempts, Narimani gets Dos Santos against the cage wall after landing a right. The fighters separate and Dos Santos attacks Narimani with leg kicks, Dos Santos catches a swinging Narimani with a counter strike combination. Narimani grabs Dos Santos and he gets him against the cage wall, the fighters separate and Narimani scores a takedown on Dos Santos and he gets the half guard. Narimani starts attacking Dos Santos with some ground and pound until the round ends.

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

Round Three: The round begins with Dos Santos barely catching Narimani with a front kick to the face, Narimani goes back to attacking Dos Santos with leg kicks. Dos Santos catches a swinging Narimani with a counter left uppercut, Narimani scores a takedown on Dos Santos and Dos Santos attempts a guillotine choke to get the fight standing again. Narimani grabs Dos Santos and he gets him against the cage wall, the fighters separate and swing away at each other. Narimani and Dos Santos exchange a few left hooks, Dos Santos backs up Narimani with another front kick attempt. Narimani pops a backing Dos Santos with a right uppercut, Narimani also pops an incoming Dos Santos with a left. Dos Santos goes for a superman punch and Narimani scores a takedown a few moments later, Narimani attacks Dos Santos with ground and pound. Dos Santos eats more strikes while getting Narimani in his full guard, Narimani lands more strikes as the round ends.

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

Official Result: Nad Narimani def. Anderson Dos Santos by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Devin Powell vs. Jesus Pinedo

Round One: The round begins with Powell attempting a high kick against Pinedo, Pinedo looks for a high kick as well a few moments later. Pinedo trips up Powell after cracking him with a left, Pinedo eventually allows Powell to stand back up. Pinedo nails Powell with a kick to the midsection, Pinedo trips up Powell again and he lets him stand a short time later. Powell charges at a backing Pinedo while swinging wildly at him, Powell grabs a swinging Pinedo and he nails him with multiple knee strikes. Pinedo again nails Powell with a few kicks to the midsection, Pinedo also nails Powell with a left to the midsection. Powell cracks a backing Pinedo with a multiple punch combination, Pinedo trips up Powell and lands a few strikes as the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Pinedo

Round Two: The round begins with the fighters exchanging a few kicks, Pinedo starts attacking Powell with combinations. Powell continuously backs up Pinedo while swinging away at him, Powell nails Pinedo with a kick to the midsection. Pinedo attacks Powell with a variety of kicks before eating a left hook, Powell starts attacking Pinedo with some leg kicks. The fighters clinch and exchange some strikes, the fighters separate and Pinedo trips up a kicking Powell. Pinedo postures up and he lands a series of strikes against Powell until the round ends.

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

Round Three: The round begins with the referee immediately halting the fight so a doctor can check the eye of Powell, the action resumes with Pinedo attempting a high kick against Powell. Powell hits Pinedo with a short side kick to the midsection, Pinedo barely cracks Powell with a head kick. Pinedo also catches Powell with a kick to the midsection, Powell starts hitting Pinedo with some leg kicks. Pinedo keeps Powell at a distance while swinging away at him, Pinedo trips up a kicking Powell to send him to the ground. The referee eventually allows Powell to stand back up, Pinedo keeps Powell at a distance while kicking away at him. Pinedo nails a swinging Powell with a counter strike combination, Powell hunts for a takedown as the round ends.

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

Official Result: Jesus Pinedo def. Devin Powell by unanimous decision (No Scores Announced)

Laureano Staropoli vs. Hector Aldana

Round One: The round begins with Aldana attacking Staropoli with some leg kicks, the fighters quickly engage in a wild striking exchange. Aldana pops a swinging Staropoli with a short counter right, Staropoli then hits Aldana with a short left hook. The fighters just continue have a series of wild striking exchanges, Aldana then hits Staropoli with a left hook. The referee halts the fight so the doctor can check a cut on Aldana, the action resumes with Aldana attacking Staropoli with leg kicks. Staropoli then attacks Aldana with a leaping knee strike to the midsection, the fighters have another wild striking exchange near the cage wall. Staropoli looks for another flying knee strike and Aldana trips him up, Staropoli charges at Aldana as they swing away at each other. The fighters exchange kicks as the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Staropoli

Round Two: The round begins with the fighters attacking each other with leg kicks, Staropoli accidentally kicks Aldana low and the fight is halted. The fight resumes with Staropoli attacking Aldana with kicks to the midsection, Aldana also attacks Staropoli with a few high kick attempts. Staropoli cracks a kicking Aldana with a counter left, Aldana recovers and nails an incoming Staropoli with a straight left. Staropoli backs Aldana into the cage wall while throwing a combination, Staropoli also hits Aldana with a few rights. Aldana grabs a spinning Staropoli and gets him against the cage wall, the fighters separate and have another wild striking exchange. Staropoli cracks a backing Aldana with a left hook to the midsection, Staropoli backs Aldana up while landing a few combinations. Staropoli lands a body shot as the round ends.

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

Round Three: The round begins with Staropoli attacking Aldana with some leg kicks, Staropoli charges at Aldana while attacking him with a combination. Aldana starts attacking Staropoli with some leg kicks of his own, Staropoli then hits Aldana with a straight left to the face. Staropoli continues coming forward and swinging away at Aldana, Aldana puts together a few combinations of his own against Staropoli. Staropoli then pops Aldana with a left hook preceded by an uppercut, Staropoli backs up Aldana after landing a three punch combination. The fighters swing away at each other as the round ends.

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

Official Result: Laureano Staropoli def. Hector Aldana by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

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