UFC Fight Night Raleigh Results: Curtis Blaydes vs. Junior Dos Santos Headlines

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Main Card (8pm EST., ESPN+)

#3 Curtis Blaydes def. #4 Junior Dos Santos by TKO via strikes (1:06, R2)

Michael Chiesa def. #5 Rafael Dos Anjos by unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)

#12 Alex Perez def. #11 Jordan Espinosa by submission via arm triangle choke (2:33, R1)

Angela Hill def. Hannah Cifers by TKO via strikes (4:26, R2)

Jamahal Hill def. Darko Stosic by unanimous decision (29-27, 29-27, 29-27)

Preliminary Card (5pm EST., ESPN+)

Bevon Lewis def. Dequan Townsend by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Arnold Allen def. Nik Lentz by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)

Justine Kish def. Lucie Pudilova by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Montel Jackson def. Felipe Corales by unanimous decision (30-26, 30-26, 30-25)

#10 Sara McMann def. #11 Lina Lansberg by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-26, 30-25)

Brett Johns def. Tony Gravely by submission via rear naked choke (2:53, R3)

Herbert Burns def. Nate Landwehr by KO via knee strike (2:43, R1)


Herbert Burns vs. Nate Landwehr

Round One: The round begins with Burns kicking Landwehr in the midsection, Landwehr starts peppering Burns with some jabs. Burns scores a takedown on Landwehr and he immediately catches him in a d’arce choke, Landwehr gets to his feet while Burns holds him in the choke. Landwehr escapes the choke and he keeps Burns against the cage wall before separating, Landwehr charges forward and he swings away at Burns. Burns drops a swinging Landwehr with a knee strike and Landwehr goes out cold.

Official Result: Herbert Burns def. Nate Landwehr by KO via knee strike (2:43, R1)

Brett Johns vs. Tony Gravely

Round One: The round begins with Gravely attacking Johns with some leg kicks, Johns briefly drops Gravely with a leg kick. Johns stuns a swinging Gravely with a counter punch, Johns goes for a front guillotine choke and Gravely gets free before taking him down. Johns gets up and Gravely gets him up against the cage wall while landing some knee strikes, Johns scores a takedown on Gravely and Gravely gets back up while eating a knee strike. Johns scores another takedown on Gravely and he gets back control as Gravely stands up, Johns attacks Gravely with some strikes while staying on his back. Johns gets Gravely back to the ground while landing more strikes, Gravely gets back to his feet and Johns stays on his back. Johns hunts for the rear naked choke until the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Johns

Round Two: The round begins with Gravely kicking Johns in the midsection, Johns looks for a takedown and Gravely nails him with some combinations. Johns gets Gravely against the cage wall after eating a knee strike, Gravely spins Johns and he gets him against the cage wall. Gravely scores a takedown on Johns and Johns gets right back up, Gravely scores another takedown on Johns and he gets back control. Johns gets up and he shakes Gravely off of his back before dragging him to the ground, Johns gets back control on Gravely and Gravely shakes him off as they both get back up. Johns gets another takedown on Gravely and Gravely gets back up, Johns drags Gravely back to the ground and Gravely gets right back up. Gravely scores another takedown on Johns and he gets him in a seated position, Johns scrambles to his feet and he gets Gravely against the cage wall. Johns scores another takedown and Gravely gets right back up as the round ends.

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

Round Three: The round begins with a striking exchange between Johns and Gravely, Johns grabs Gravely and he gets him against the cage wall. Gravely scores a takedown on Johns and he gets him in a seated position, Johns scrambles to his feet and he gets Gravely against the cage wall. Johns drags Gravely back to the ground while gaining back control, Johns looks for the rear naked choke and Gravely defends against it. Johns attacks Gravely with a lot of ground and pound, Johns locks in a rear naked choke and a tap out follows.

Official Result: Brett Johns def. Tony Gravely by submission via rear naked choke (2:53, R3)

#10 Sara McMann vs. #11 Lina Lansberg

Round One: The round begins with the fighters taking a few swings at each other, McMann scores a takedown on Lansberg and she gets the half guard. McMann attacks Lansberg with some ground and pound, McMann scrambles and she catches Lansberg in a d’arce choke. McMann releases the choke attempt to attempt a kimura on Lansberg as the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for McMann

Round Two: The round begins with McMann and Lansberg taking some swings at each other, Lansberg nails McMann with a kick to the midsection. McMann scores a takedown on Lansberg and she gets the half guard, McMann goes back to attacking Lansberg with ground and pound. McMann transitions to full mount against Lansberg as the round ends.

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

Round Three: The round begins with McMann taking a few swings at Lansberg before scoring a takedown on her, McMann transitions to back control against Lansberg, McMann starts attacking Lansberg with some ground and pound. McMann maintains back control against Lansberg until the round ends.

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

Official Result: #10 Sara McMann def. #11 Lina Lansberg by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-26, 30-25)

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