UFC Fight Night Washington DC Results: A Miracle Ending In The Main Event & A Twister Submission

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Main Card (9pm EST., ESPN)

#14 Jairzinho Rozenstruik def. #6 Alistair Overeem by KO via punch (4:56, R5)

#9 Marina Rodriguez fought #10 Cynthia Calvillo to a majority draw (29-28, 28-28, 28-28)

Ben Rothwell def. Stefan Struve by TKO via strikes (4:57, R2)

#5 Aspen Ladd def. #7 Yana Kunitskaya by TKO via strikes (0:33, R3)

#9 Cody Stamann fought #13 Song Yadong to a majority draw (29-27, 28-28, 28-28)

#10 Rob Font def. Ricky Simon by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)

Preliminary Card (7pm EST., ESPN)

Tim Means def. Thiago Alves by submission via guillotine choke (2:38, R1)

Billy Quarantillo def. Jacob Kilburn by submission via triangle choke (3:18, R2)

Bryce Mitchell def. Matt Sayles by submission via twister (4:20, R1)

Joe Solecki def. Matt Wiman by unanimous decision (30-26, 30-26, 30-27)

Preliminary Card (5:45pm EST., ESPN+)

Virna Jandiroba def. Mallory Martin by submission via rear naked choke (1:16, R2)

Makhmud Muradov def. Trevor Smith by KO via punch (4:09, R3)


Makhmud Muradov vs. Trevor Smith

Round One: The round begins with Muradov peppering Smith with some jabs, Smith starts going after Muradov with some leg kicks. Smith cracks a swinging Muradov with a counter left, Smith accidentally kicks Muradov low and the fight is halted. The fight resumes with Muradov cracks a swinging Smith with a counter right uppercut, Muradov backs up Smith while swinging away at him. Muradov continues using the jab to keep Smith at a distance, Muradov then cracks Smith with a right hook. Muradov and Smith also exchange a few rights, Muradov starts attacking the body of Smith with rights. Muradov attacks Smith with a flying knee strike and multiple body kicks as the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Muradov

Round Two: The round begins with Muradov going right back to attacking Smith with jabs, Muradov nails Smith with a right to the midsection. Muradov follows that up by nailing Smith with an overhand right, Smith responds by attacking Muradov with an overhand right. Muradov goes for a high kick and Smith blocks it, Muradov nails a wildly swinging Smith with a counter strike combination. Smith goes back to nailing Muradov with some leg kicks, Muradov cracks Smith with a two punch combination. Smith looks for a clinch and Muradov nails him with an overhand right, Muradov stuns Smith with multiple rights to the midsection. Smith gets Muradov against the cage wall and Muradov quickly separates, Muradov again nails Smith with a two punch combination. Muradov scores a takedown on Smith and he locks in a rear naked choke as the round ends.

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

Round Three: The round begins with Smith and Muradov getting into a wild striking exchange, Muradov goes back to attacking Smith with jabs. Muradov then nails Smith with a right to the midsection, Smith goes back to attacking Muradov with leg kicks. Smith continues coming forward and taking some swings at Muradov, Muradov stuns Smith by landing an overhand right. Muradov continues coming forward and taking some swings at Smith, Muradov goes back to nailing Smith with rights to the midsection. Muradov destroys a swinging Smith with a counter overhand right and Smith goes out cold.

Official Result: Makhmud Muradov def. Trevor Smith by KO via punch (4:09, R3)

Virna Jandiroba vs. Mallory Martin

Round One: The round begins with the fighters getting into a brief striking exchange, Martin backs up Jandiroba after throwing a multiple punch combination. Jandiroba scores a takedown on Martin and Martin catches her in a guillotine choke, Jandiroba escapes the choke to keep top control on Martin. Jandiroba gets the full mount while Martin goes for another guillotine choke, Jandiroba escapes the choke and she keeps top control. Jandiroba goes for an arm triangle choke and Martin wall walks to her feet to escape, Martin gets to her feet and Jandiroba follows. Martin gets Jandiroba against the cage wall after landing a knee strike to the midsection, Jandiroba clinches with Martin and she nails her with some knee strikes. The fighters separate as Martin nails Jandiroba with a left hook, Jandiroba scores another takedown and Martin catches her in another guillotine choke, Jandiroba escapes the choke and she lands a few strikes as the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Martin

Round Two: The round begins with Jandiroba attacking Martin with an overhand right, Jandiroba scores a takedown on Martin and she quickly gets back control. Jandiroba looks for the rear naked choke and a tap out follows.

Official Result: Virna Jandiroba def. Mallory Martin by submission via rear naked choke (1:16, R2)

Joe Solecki vs. Matt Wiman

Round One: The round begins with the fighters exchanging some leg kicks, Solecki scores a takedown on Wiman and he gets the full guard. Solecki attacks Wiman with some ground and pound, Solecki gains the half guard against Wiman. Solecki attacks Wiman with more ground and pound, Solecki transitions to back control on Wiman. Solecki attacks Wiman with a lot of ground and pound, Solecki attacks Wiman with a plethora of unanswered strikes as the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Solecki

Round Two: The round begins with Wiman backing up Solecki by throwing a two punch combination, Solecki responds by landing a combination of his own. Solecki scores a takedown on Wiman and he quickly escapes a guillotine choke attempt to keep top control, Solecki starts attacking Wiman with some ground and pound. The referee stands up the fighters for inactivity, the action resumes with Solecki nailing Wiman with a left. Wiman charges at Solecki while throwing a three punch combination, Solecki scores another takedown on Wiman and Wiman goes for a guillotine choke as the round ends.

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

Round Three: The round begins with Solecki cracking Wiman with a left hook, Solecki scores a takedown on a swinging Wiman and he gets the half guard. Solecki starts attacking Wiman with a lot of ground and pound, Solecki transitions to the side control position against Wiman while landing more strikes. Solecki gains back control against Wiman while nailing him with more ground and pound, Wiman sweeps Solecki and he gets top control as the round ends.

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

Official Result: Joe Solecki def. Matt Wiman by unanimous decision (30-26, 30-26, 30-27)

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