UFC Fight Night Moncton Results: Volkan Oezdemir & Anthony Smith Headline, Plus Michael Johnson Fights On Short Notice

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

#10 Anthony Smith def. #2 Volkan Oezdemir by submission via rear naked choke (4:26, R3)

Michael Johnson def. Artem Lobov by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)

#11 Misha Cirkunov def. #14 Patrick Cummins by submission via arm triangle choke (2:40, R1)

Andre Soukhamthath def. Jonathan Martinez by unanimous decision (30-26, 29-28, 29-28)

Gian Villante def. Ed Herman by split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)

Court McGee def. Alex Garcia by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-28)

Preliminary Card (8pm EST., Fox Sports 2)

Sean Strickland def. Nordine Taleb by TKO via strikes (3:10, R2)

Nasrat Haqparast def. Thibault Gouti by unanimous decision (29-27, 29-28, 30-26)

Calvin Kattar def. Chris Fishgold by TKO via strikes (4:11, R1)

Talita Bernardo def. Sarah Moras by unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)

Preliminary Card (6:30pm EST., UFC Fight Pass)

Don Madge def. Te Edwards by KO via head kick (0:14, R2)

Arjan Singh Bhullar def. Marcelo Golm by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-27)

Stevie Ray def. Jessin Ayari by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)


Stevie Ray vs. Jessin Ayari

Round One: The round begins with Ray attacking Ayari with some leg kicks, Ray nails Ayari with an overhand left before eating a counter right. Ray comes forward and he attacks Ayari with a series of lefts, Ayari cracks a swinging Ray with a two punch combination. Ayari comes forward and he nails Ray with a right, Ayari then cracks a swinging Ray with a counter right hook. Ray backs up Ayari by landing a side kick to the midsection, Ayari responds by landing a body kick against Ray. Ray also starts attacking Ayari with some high kicks, the fighters briefly clinch and exchange a few strikes. Ayari gets Ray against the cage wall as the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Ray

Round Two: The round begins with Ayari attacking Ray with a variety of kicks, Ray charges at Ayari while swinging away at him. Ray goes back to attacking Ayari with leg kicks, Ray also looks for high kicks against a blocking Ayari. Ayari gets Ray against the cage wall before letting him go free, Ayari attacks a backing Ray with a multiple strike combination. Ray responds by cracking Ayari with some lefts, Ayari then pops Ray with a series of rights before eating another left. Ayari continues looking for counter strikes against a swinging Ray, Ray nails Ayari with an overhand left. Ayari continues nailing Ray with two punch combinations, Ray comes forward and Ayari nails him with a right. Ayari hits Ray with a counter left hook as the round ends.

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

Round Three: The round begins with Ray immediately attacking Ayari with leg kicks, Ayari lands some leg kicks of his own against Ray. Ayari comes forward as Ray attacks him with some lefts, Ray also looks for the high kick against Ayari. Ray lands a knee strike as he clinches with Ayari, Ayari backs Ray up while popping him with a few rights. Ray comes forward at Ayari while swinging away at him, Ray then stuns Ayari by landing a power left. Ayari responds by catching Ray with multiple punching combinations, Ayari backs Ray into the cage wall while landing more combinations. Ray comes forward against Ayari as the round ends.

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

Official Result: Stevie Ray def. Jessin Ayari by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)

Arjan Singh Bhullar vs. Marcelo Golm

Round One: The round begins with the fighters jabbing away at each other, Golm starts attacking Bhullar with some leg kicks. Bhullar grabs Golm and he nails him with a knee strike, Golm starts popping Bhullar with some punching combinations. Bhullar starts catching Golm with some lefts to the face, Bhullar pops Golm with a short right uppercut. Bhullar nails a backing Golm with a right hook followed by another uppercut, Bhullar grabs Golm and he gets him against the cage wall. The fighters separate and Bhullar nails a kicking Golm with a counter right, Golm hits an incoming Bhullar with a counter right uppercut. Bhullar grabs Golm and he gets him up against the cage wall again, the fighters separate and Golm kicks away at Bhullar as the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Bhullar

Round Two: The round begins with Golm attempting a high kick against Bhullar, Bhullar backs Golm into the cage wall while landing a combination. Golm stuns Bhullar after landing a combination of his own, Golm gets Bhullar against the cage wall after landing a knee strike. Bhullar spins Golm into the cage wall while exchanging strikes, the fighters separate and exchange strikes. Golm cracks Bhullar with a leaping knee strike to the head, Golm goes back to nailing Bhullar with leg kicks. Bhullar grabs Golm and he gets him against the cage wall once again, the fighters separate and Golm attacks Bhullar with more kicks and jabs. Bhullar grabs a swinging Golm and gets him against the cage wall until the round ends.

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

Round Three: The round begins with the fighters jabbing away at each other, Bhullar gets Golm against the cage wall after landing a combination. The fighters separate and Golm pops Bhullar with an uppercut, Bhullar scores a takedown on Golm and he gets the open guard. Bhullar starts attacking Golm with some ground and pound, Bhullar briefly gains the half guard before Golm gets him back in the full guard. Bhullar briefly postures up and he lands more strikes against Golm, Golm wall walks to his feet and Bhullar gets him against the cage wall as the round ends.

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

Official Result: Arjan Singh Bhullar def. Marcelo Golm by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-27)

Te Edwards vs. Don Madge

Round One: The round begins with Madge attacking Edwards with some kicks, the fighters both land during a wild striking exchange. Madge eventually drops Edwards and Edwards gets back up before scoring a takedown, Edwards settles in the full guard of Madge. Madge rolls for an arm bar and Edwards eventually escapes to keep top position, Edwards postures up and Madge attacks him with up kicks. Edwards eventually goes back to the ground while attacking Madge with strikes, Edwards postures up again and Madge attacks him with up kicks. The referee eventually stands Madge up as well, the action resumes with Madge swinging away at Edwards. Madge gets Edwards against the cage wall while landing knee strikes, Madge lands more strikes as the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Madge

Round Two: The round begins with Madge kicking Edwards in the midsection, Madge destroys Edwards with a head kick and the referee jumps in.

Official Results: Don Madge def. Te Edwards by KO via head kick (0:14, R2)

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