UFC Fight Night Tampa Results: Joanna Jedrzejczyk vs. Michelle Waterson Headlines & An Up Kick KO

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Main Card (8pm EST., ESPN+)

#5 Joanna Jedrzejczyk def. #7 Michelle Waterson by unanimous decision (50-45, 50-45, 49-46)

Cub Swanson def. Kron Gracie by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Niko Price def. James Vick by KO via up kick (1:44, R1)

Amanda Ribas def. Mackenzie Dern by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Matt Frevola def. Luis Pena by split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)

Eryk Anders def. Gerald Meerschaert by split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)

Preliminary Card (5pm EST., ESPN+)

Mike Davis def. Thomas Gifford by KO via strikes (4:45, R3)

Ryan Spann def. Devin Clark by submission via standing guillotine choke (2:01, R2)

#3 Deiveson Figueiredo def. #6 Tim Elliott by submission via guillotine choke (3:08, R1)

Alex Morono def. Max Griffin by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-27, 29-27)

Miguel Baeza def. Hector Aldana by TKO via strikes (2:32, R2)

Marvin Vettori def. Andrew Sanchez by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

JJ Aldrich def. Lauren Mueller by unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)

Marlon Vera def. Andre Ewell by TKO via strikes (3:17, R3)


JJ Aldrich vs. Lauren Mueller

Round One: The round begins with Aldrich attacking Mueller with some leg kicks, Aldrich then cracks Mueller with a punching combination. Aldrich then pops an incoming Mueller with a short right, Mueller responds by kicking Aldrich in the midsection. Aldrich recovers and she backs up Mueller with a left, Aldrich continues cracking Mueller with lefts. Mueller comes forward and she attacks Aldrich with a variety of kicks, Aldrich grabs Mueller and she gets her against the cage wall. Aldrich scores a takedown on Mueller and she gets the open guard, Mueller gets up and Aldrich holds her against the cage wall. The fighters exchange knee strikes while in the clinch, Mueller scores a takedown on Aldrich and Aldrich gets right back up as the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Aldrich

Round Two: The round begins with Aldrich and Mueller exchanging a few hooks, Mueller starts attacking Aldrich with some leg kicks. Aldrich and Mueller simultaneously nail each other with rights, Aldrich and Mueller also exchange a few combinations. Aldrich then cracks an incoming Mueller with a left hook, Aldrich grabs a swinging Mueller and gets her against the cage wall. Mueller attacks Aldrich with a striking combination as they separate, Aldrich responds by throwing a few combinations of her own. Aldrich cracks Mueller with a spinning back kick to the midsection, Aldrich then pops a swinging Mueller with a counter left. Mueller backs up Aldrich after landing a few rights, Mueller gets Aldrich against the cage wall while throwing another combo. Aldrich nails Mueller with a front kick to the face as the round ends.

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

Round Three: The round begins with Aldrich rocking Mueller with a multiple punch combination, Aldrich rocks a swinging Mueller again with a counter left cross. Mueller grabs Aldrich in a failed attempt to get a takedown, Aldrich then cracks Mueller with a two punch combination. Aldrich comes forward and she continues nailing Mueller with combos, Mueller fires back by throwing a few shots of her own. Aldrich backs up Mueller by attacking her with combinations, Mueller comes forward and Aldrich pops her with a short left. Mueller then nails a kicking Aldrich with a pair of rights, the fighters swing away at each other until the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Aldrich (Final Score: 29-18 for Aldrich)

Official Result: JJ Aldrich def. Lauren Mueller by unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)

Marvin Vettori vs. Andrew Sanchez

Round One: The round begins with Vettori taking a few swings at Sanchez, Vettori backs up Sanchez with a multiple punch combination. Vettori cracks Sanchez with a knee strike followed by a combination, Vettori continues backing up Sanchez while swinging away at him. Vettori continues attacking Sanchez with some knee strikes, Sanchez starts attacking Vettori with some leg kicks. Vettori then cracks Sanchez with a two punch combination, Vettori continues slaughtering Sanchez with multiple strike combinations. Vettori cracks a swinging Sanchez with a kick to the midsection, Vettori continues charging at Sanchez while swinging away at him. Sanchez goes for a takedown and Vettori counters by landing a few lefts as the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Vettori

Round Two: The round begins with Sanchez attacking Vettori with leg kicks, Vettori comes forward and swings away at Sanchez. Vettori then nails Sanchez with a three punch combination, Vettori also cracks Sanchez with a knee strike to the head. Vettori follows that up by hitting Sanchez with a straight left, Vettori then cracks Sanchez with a kick to the midsection. Sanchez fires back and nails Vettori with a two punch combination, Sanchez comes forward and he swings away against Vettori. Sanchez nails a swinging Vettori with a counter strike combination, Sanchez follows up by nailing Vettori with a left hook. Vettori responds by nailing Sanchez with a three punch combination, Sanchez looks for a takedown and Vettori counters by landing a left. Sanchez backs up Vettori by throwing a multiple strike combination and the round ends.

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

Round Three: The round begins with the fighters exchanging some leg kicks, Sanchez cracks Vettori with a spinning back fist. Vettori and Sanchez exchange a few combinations, Vettori grabs a spinning Sanchez and gets him against the cage wall. The fighters separate and Vettori lands a three punch combination, Vettori then cracks Sanchez with a kick to the midsection. Sanchez nails an incoming Vettori with a second spinning back fist, Sanchez then cracks an incoming Vettori with a right. Vettori stuns Sanchez with a left to the midsection, Vettori backs up Sanchez again by throwing a high kick. Sanchez also goes for a high kick and Vettori blocks it, Vettori again nails Sanchez with a kick to the midsection. Sanchez also attempts another spinning back fist against Vettori, Sanchez and Vettori swing away at each other as the round ends.

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

Official Result: Marvin Vettori def. Andrew Sanchez by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Miguel Baeza vs. Hector Aldana

Round One: The round begins with Baeza attacking Aldana with an overhand right, Aldana starts attacking Baeza with some leg kicks. Baeza responds by throwing some leg kicks of his own, Baeza goes for a high kick and Aldana blocks it before swinging away at him. Baeza continues looking for an overhand right against Aldana, Aldana charges at a backing Baeza and he swings wildly at him. The fighters exchange a bunch of leg kicks, Baeza scores a takedown on Aldana as the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Baeza

Round Two: The round begins with Aldana attacking Baeza with some leg kicks, Baeza looks for a high kick and Aldana blocks it. Aldana also looks for the high kick against Baeza, Baeza goes after Aldana with some leg kicks of his own. Baeza backs up Aldana by throwing a two punch combination, Baeza then nails Aldana with a right uppercut. Baeza drops Aldana with leg kicks, Baeza pounces on a downed Aldana until the referee jumps in.

Official Result: Miguel Baeza def. Hector Aldana by TKO via strikes (2:32, R2)

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