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Main Card (10pm EST., ESPN+)

UFC Welterweight Championship
Kamaru Usman def. #2 Colby Covington by TKO via strikes (4:10, R5) to retain the title

UFC Featherweight Championship
#1 Alexander Volkanovski def. Max Holloway by unanimous decision (48-47, 48-47, 50-45) to win the title

UFC Women’s Bantamweight Championship
Amanda Nunes def. #1 Germaine De Randamie by unanimous decision (49-44, 49-46, 49-45) to retain the title

#1 Marlon Moraes def. #3 (FW) Jose Aldo by split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)

#4 Petr Yan def. #12 Urijah Faber by KO via head kick (0:43, R3)

Preliminary Card (8pm EST., ESPN 2)

#14 Geoff Neal def. Mike Perry by TKO via strikes (1:30, R1)

#10 Irene Aldana def. #2 Ketlen Vieira by KO via strikes (4:51, R1)

#14 Omari Akhmedov def. #10 Ian Heinisch by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

Matt Brown def. Ben Saunders by KO via strikes (4:55, R2)

Preliminary Card (6:15pm EST., ESPN+)

Chase Hooper def. Daniel Teymur by TKO via strikes (4:34, R1)

#5 Brandon Moreno def. #6 Kai Kara France by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)

#2 Jessica Eye def. #5 Viviane Araujo by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

Punahele Soriano def. Oskar Piechota by KO via strikes (3:17, R1)


Punahele Soriano vs. Oskar Piechota

Round One: The round begins with the fighters exchanging a few kicks, Piechota starts nailing Soriano with some leg kicks. Soriano drops Piechota after landing a pair of left hooks, Soriano pounces on a downed Piechota before getting back control. Piechota scrambles and he gets top control on Soriano, Piechota rolls for a kimura and Soriano escapes before eating a knee strike. The fighters get up and Soriano drags Piechota back to the ground, the fighters get up and Piechota throws a head kick. Soriano levels Piechota with a multiple punch combination and Piechota goes out cold.

Official Result: Punahele Soriano def. Oskar Piechota by KO via strikes (3:17, R1)

#2 Jessica Eye vs. #5 Viviane Araujo

Round One: The round begins with Eye attacking Araujo with some leg kicks, Araujo charges at Eye while swinging away at her. Araujo cracks a swinging Eye with a counter right hook, Araujo then nails Eye with a kick to the midsection. Eye responds by cracking Araujo with a left hook, Araujo and Eye exchange a few rights to the face. Eye barely connects with a spinning back fist against Araujo, Araujo nails a swinging Eye with a counter right. Araujo comes forward and she pops Eye with a left hook, Araujo and Eye exchange some more rights. Araujo scores a takedown on a kicking Eye and she gets the half guard, Araujo attacks Eye with some ground and pound. Eye scrambles to her feet and Araujo nails her with a left, Eye nails Araujo with a head kick before landing a few rights. Eye looks for a takedown and she nails Araujo with a knee strike afterwards, the fighters exchange leg kicks as the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Araujo

Round Two: The round begins with the fighters having a brief striking exchange, Eye starts popping Araujo with some rights. Araujo backs up Eye while landing a straight right, Eye starts attacking Araujo with some leg kicks. Eye then cracks Araujo with a right hook to the midsection, Araujo barely lands a superman punch against Eye. Eye backs up Araujo while swinging away at her, Eye nails a swinging Araujo with a kick to the midsection. Araujo scores a takedown on Eye and she gets side control, Eye scrambles to her feet as Araujo swings away at her. Eye then cracks Araujo with an overhand right, Eye continuously attacks Araujo with leg kicks. Eye grabs Araujo and she gets her against the cage wall, Eye nails Araujo with a knee strike as the round ends.

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

Round Three: The round begins with Araujo popping Eye with a few jabs, Araujo nails a kicking Eye with a counter right. Eye starts attacking Araujo with leg kicks, Eye goes after Araujo while throwing combinations at her. Eye backs up Araujo after landing a three punch combination, Eye throws a high kick as Araujo looks for a takedown. Araujo responds by nailing Eye with an overhand right, Eye throws an overhand right and Araujo counters with a right. Eye continues cracking Araujo with right after right, Eye nails Araujo with a knee strike to the midsection as the round ends.

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

Official Result: #2 Jessica Eye def. #5 Viviane Araujo by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

#5 Brandon Moreno vs. #6 Kai Kara France

Round One: The round begins with Moreno popping a kicking France with a counter left, France goes for a high kick and Moreno blocks it. Moreno and France exchange a few left hooks, France comes forward and he nails Moreno with a right. France starts going after Moreno with some leg kicks, Moreno charges forward and he attacks France with rights. Moreno backs up France while throwing a high kick, France rocks Moreno by landing a right followed by a leg kick. France throws a few kicks before nailing Moreno with another right, France continuously cracks Moreno with rights. Moreno comes forward and he attacks France with a few combinations, France leaps at Moreno while landing a right. Moreno throws a right as the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for France

Round Two: The round begins with Moreno attacking the body of France with combinations, France comes back by attacking Moreno with rights. Moreno nails France with a few kicks to the midsection, Moreno backs up France while throwing combinations. Moreno nails a swinging France with a counter left hook, France responds by hitting Moreno with a two punch combination. France blocks a head kick after cracking Moreno with a right uppercut, Moreno continuously attacks France with high kicks. Moreno backs up France while throwing a few lefts, France recovers and he cracks Moreno with a right. Moreno nails a swinging France with a counter right as the round ends.

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

Round Three: The round begins with Moreno and France exchanging high kick attempts, France starts attacking Moreno with some leg kicks. Moreno nails a kicking France with a counter left hook, Moreno attacks the body of France with some kicks. Moreno and France continue exchanging combinations, Moreno backs up France with a three punch combination. Moreno continues backing up France while swinging away at him, Moreno nails a swinging France with a counter left. Moreno cracks France with a lair of lefts to the body and head, France pops Moreno with a three punch combination. Moreno stuns a swinging France with a counter strike combination, the fighters swing away at each other as the round ends.

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

Official Result: #5 Brandon Moreno def. #6 Kai Kara France by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)

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