UFC Fight Night Fort Lauderdale Results: Ronaldo Souza & Jack Hermansson Headline, Plus The Return Of Greg Hardy

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Main Card (9pm EST., ESPN+)

#10 Jack Hermansson def. #4 Ronaldo Souza by unanimous decision (49-46, 48-47, 48-47)

Greg Hardy def. Dmitrii Smoliakov by TKO via strikes (2:15, R1)

Mike Perry def. Alex Oliveira by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

#11 Glover Teixeira def. Ion Cutelaba by submission via rear naked choke (3:37, R2)

Cory Sandhagen def. #8 John Lineker by split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)

Roosevelt Roberts def. Thomas Gifford by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Preliminary Card (7pm EST., ESPN)

Takashi Sato def. Ben Saunders by TKO via strikes (1:18, R2)

#9 Carla Esparza def. Virna Jandiroba by unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)

Augusto Sakai def. #15 Andrei Arlovski by split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)

Gilbert Burns def. Mike Davis by submission via rear naked choke (4:15, R2)

Preliminary Card (5:30pm EST., ESPN 2)

Jim Miller def. Jason Gonzalez by submission via rear naked choke (2:12, R1)

Angela Hill def. Jodie Esquibel by unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-27)

Dhiego Lima def. Court McGee by split decision (30-27, 28-29, 29-28)


Court McGee vs. Dhiego Lima

Round One: The round begins with McGee cracking Lima with a short right, Lima stuns McGee during a striking exchange. McGee continues coming forward and he attacks Lima with combinations, Lima then cracks McGee with a two punch combination. McGee nails Lima with a kick to the midsection, Lima continuously nails McGee with counter left hooks. Lima then cracks an incoming McGee with a looping left hook, McGee briefly hunts for a takedown against Lima. Lima catches a swinging McGee with a counter left hook, Lima grabs McGee and he gets him against the cage wall. McGee scores a judo takedown on Lima and Lima gets right back up, McGee keeps Lima against the cage wall as the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for McGee

Round Two: The round begins with the fighters swinging away at each other, Lima hits a swinging McGee with a short counter right. Lima then cracks McGee with a straight right, McGee recovers and he takes some swings against Lima. Lima then nails a swinging McGee with a counter left hook, McGee attacks Lima with some leg kicks. Lima continues attacking McGee with some power punches and combinations, Lima again nails McGee with a counter left hook. Lima grabs McGee and gets him against the cage wall, Lima nails McGee with a knee strike as the round ends.

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

Round Three: The round begins with the fighters taking some swings at each other, Lima then cracks McGee with some left hooks. Lima then pops a swinging McGee with a straight right, Lima cracks McGee with a kick to the midsection. McGee comes forward and he attacks Lima with combinations, McGee goes back to attacking Lima with leg kicks. Lima nails a kicking McGee with a counter left hook, Lima follows up by nailing McGee with a short right. Lima attacks a swinging McGee with a three punch combination, McGee grabs Lima and gets him against the cage wall. The fighters separate and exchange a few rights, McGee gets Lima against the cage wall again before dropping him with a combination as the round ends.

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

Official Result: Dhiego Lima def. Court McGee by split decision (30-27, 28-29, 29-28)

Angela Hill vs. Jodie Esquibel

Round One: The round begins with Esquibel and Hill swinging away at each other, Esquibel continues charging forward and swinging away at Hill. Hill hits a swinging Esquibel with a superman punch, Esquibel responds by nailing a swinging Hill with a counter right. Hill cracks Esquibel with a right uppercut, Esquibel then cracks a backing Hill with a looping left hook. Hill scores a takedown on Esquibel and Esquibel gets up while eating strikes, Hill nails Esquibel with a knee strike to the midsection. Esquibel grabs Hill and gets her against the cage wall, Hill separates and lands a high kick as the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Hill

Round Two: The round begins with Esquibel and Hill swinging away at each other, Esquibel cracks Hill with a short left hook. Hill continues nailing a swinging Esquibel with counter strikes, Esquibel looks for a takedown and Hill nails her with some rights. Esquibel eats an uppercut while nailing Hill with rights, Hill attacks Esquibel with some kicks to the midsection. Hill continuously cracks Esquibel with rights and shots to the midsection, Hill then cracks Esquibel with a right hook. Hill also keeps on catching a swinging Esquibel with counter rights, Hill nails Esquibel with a knee strike followed by a high kick as the round ends.

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

Round Three: The round begins with Esquibel coming forward and swinging away at Hill, Hill continually nails Esquibel with kicks to the midsection. Hill then attacks Esquibel with a left uppercut followed by a high kick, Esquibel drops Hill with a right and Hill gets right back up. Esquibel and Hill exchange some leg kicks, Hill continues attacking a swinging Esquibel with counter strikes. Hill nails Esquibel with a counter right followed by a counter left, Esquibel goes for a takedown and Hill nails her with an uppercut. Esquibel keeps on charging forward while swinging away at Hill, Hill lands a knee strike as the round ends.

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

Official Result: Angela Hill def. Jodie Esquibel by unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-27)

Jim Miller vs. Jason Gonzalez

Round One: The round begins with Gonzalez taking a few swings at Miller, Miller nails a swinging Gonzalez with a counter right. Miller continues attacking a swinging Gonzalez with counter strikes, Gonzalez starts attacking Miller with leg kicks. Miller scores a takedown on Gonzalez and Gonzalez gets back up with Miller holding onto him, Miller drags Gonzalez to the ground while gaining back control. Miller locks in the rear naked choke and a tap out follows.

Official Result: Jim Miller def. Jason Gonzalez by submission via rear naked choke (2:12, R1)

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