UFC Fight Night Uruguay Results: The Women's Flyweight Title Is Defended, Plus Luque vs. Perry!

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Main Card (8pm EST., ESPN+)

UFC Women’s Flyweight Championship
Valentina Shevchenko def. #3 Liz Carmouche by unanimous decision (50-45, 50-45, 50-45) to retain the title

Vicente Luque def. Mike Perry by split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)

Eduardo Garagorri def. Humberto Bandenay by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

#7 Volkan Oezdemir def. #9 Ilir Latifi by KO via strikes (4:31, R2)

Rodolfo Vieira def. Oskar Piechota by submission via arm triangle choke (4:26, R2)

Enrique Barzola def. Bobby Moffett by split decision (29-28, 27-30, 28-29)

Preliminary Card (8pm EST. ESPN+)

Cyril Gane def. Raphael Pessoa by submission via arm triangle choke (4:12, R1)

Marina Rodriguez def. #8 Tecia Torres by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-26)

#8 Rogerio Bontorin def. #14 Raulian Paiva by TKO via injury (2:56, R1)

Chris Gutierrez def. Geraldo De Freitas by split decision (29-28, 27-30, 29-28)

Alex Da Silva def. Kazula Vargas by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Gilbert Burns def. Aleksei Kunchenko by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

Veronica Macedo def. Polyana Viana by submission via arm bar (1:09, R1)


Veronica Macedo vs. Polyana Viana

Round One: The round begins with Viana kicking Macedo in the midsection, Macedo nails Viana with a spinning back kick to the midsection. Viana scores a takedown on Macedo and she gets the half guard, Macedo scrambles and she catches Viana in an arm bar to force a tap out.

Official Result: Veronica Macedo def. Polyana Viana by submission via arm bar (1:09, R1)

Kazula Vargas vs. Alex Da Silva

Round One: The round begins with the fighters immediately swinging away at each other, Da Silva scores a takedown on Vargas and he gets the half guard. Vargas quickly gets Da Silva in his full guard while eating a few strikes, Da Silva regains the half guard against Da Silva. Da Silva then advances to back control against a scrambling Vargas, Vargas sweeps Da Silva and he gets top position. Vargas attacks Da Silva with a few strikes as the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Da Silva

Round Two: The round begins with the fighters taking some swings at each other, Da Silva nails Vargas with front kicks to the midsection. Da Silva scores a takedown on Vargas and he gets the half guard, Da Silva gains back control on a scrambling Vargas. Da Silva attacks Vargas with some ground and pound, Vargas scrambles and he gets Da Silva in his full guard. Da Silva attacks Vargas with more ground and pound, Da Silva moves to side control on Vargas while landing a few strikes. Da Silva then advances to the half guard against Vargas, Da Silva lands a few more shots as the round ends.

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

Round Three: The round begins with Da Silva attacking Vargas with leg kicks, Da Silva comes forward and takes a few swings at Vargas. Vargas attacks Da Silva with a roundhouse kick that misses badly, Da Silva nails Vargas with a front kick to the midsection. Da Silva scores a takedown on Vargas after a brief striking exchange, Da Silva attacks Vargas with some ground and pound while maintaining the half guard. Da Silva transitions to back control on Vargas, Vargas gets to a knee as the round ends.

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

Official Result: Alex Da Silva def. Kazula Vargas by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Geraldo De Freitas vs. Chris Gutierrez

Round One: The round begins with De Freitas taking a few swings at Gutierrez, Gutierrez nails De Freitas with a kick to the midsection. Gutierrez starts attacking De Freitas with some leg kicks, De Freitas nails Gutierrez with a two punch combo to the midsection. De Freitas charges at Gutierrez while taking a few swings at him, De Freitas then pops Gutierrez with a right to the midsection. De Freitas grabs Gutierrez and he looks for the takedown before separating, Gutierrez nails a kicking De Freitas with a counter right hook. De Freitas briefly drops Gutierrez with a leg kick and he gets him against the cage wall afterwards, De Freitas scores a takedown on Gutierrez and he lands a few strikes as the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for De Freitas

Round Two: The round begins with Gutierrez attacking De Freitas with some leg kicks, De Freitas comes forward and he takes a few swings at Gutierrez. De Freitas accidentally nails Gutierrez low and the fight is halted, the fight resumes with De Freitas taking some wild swings at Gutierrez. Gutierrez trips up De Freitas multiple times with leg kicks, De Freitas scores a takedown on Gutierrez and he gets the half guard. Gutierrez scrambles and he gets top position on De Freitas. Gutierrez postures up and he attacks De Freitas with a few strikes, Gutierrez moves back to the ground against De Freitas as the round ends.

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

Round Three: The round begins with De Freitas immediately taking a few swings against Gutierrez, Gutierrez attempts a flying knee strike against De Freitas. Gutierrez attacks De Freitas with some leg kicks, De Freitas backs up Gutierrez while swinging wildly at him. Gutierrez drops De Freitas with a leg kick and De Freitas gets up a short time later, the ref halts the fight so a doctor can check a cut on Gutierrez. The fight resumes with De Freitas hunting for takedowns against Gutierrez, Gutierrez grabs De Freitas and gets him against the cage wall. The fighters separate and Gutierrez drops De Freitas with another leg kick, De Freitas gets up and he attacks Gutierrez with a spinning back fist. De Freitas backs Gutierrez into the cage wall while landing a combination, De Freitas cracks a swinging Gutierrez with a counter right. De Freitas swings away at Gutierrez as the round ends.

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

Official Result: Chris Gutierrez def. Geraldo De Freitas by split decision (29-28, 27-30, 29-28)

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