#14 Jared Cannonier vs. #15 Jan Blachowicz
Round One: The round begins with Blachowicz attacking Cannonier with some leg kicks, Cannonier pops Blachowicz with a few rights. Cannonier backs Blachowicz into the cage wall with a punching combination, Blachowicz breaks free after nailing Cannonier with a left. Cannonier comes forward and takes some power swings at Blachowicz, Blachowicz keeps Cannonier at bay by peppering him with jabs. Blachowicz stuns Cannonier with a high kick followed by a pair of punches, Blachowicz then nails Cannonier with another two punch combination. Blachowicz also catches Cannonier with a few kicks to the midsection as the round ends.
Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Blachowicz
Round Two: The round begins with Cannonier attacking Blachowicz with some leg kicks, Blachowicz responds by nailing Cannonier with a two punch combo. Blachowicz continues coming forward and swinging away at Cannonier, Blachowicz scores a takedown on Cannonier and Cannonier gets right back up. Cannonier continues swinging wildly against Blachowicz, Blachowicz jabs away at Cannonier to keep him at bay. Blachowicz drops Cannonier with a two punch combo and Blachowicz gets side control on the ground, Cannonier gets back up and he accidentally pokes Blachowicz in the eye to halt the fight. The fight resumes with Blachowicz cracking Cannonier with a short right uppercut, Blachowicz pops Cannonier with a left before scoring a takedown as the round ends.
Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Blachowicz (Overall Score: 20-18 for Blachowicz)
Round Three: The round begins with Cannonier coming forward and swinging wildly at Blachowicz, Cannonier then hits Blachowicz with an overhand right. Cannonier backs up Blachowicz after landing another right, Cannonier continues coming forward and he rocks Blachowicz with a right. Cannonier also starts attacking Blachowicz with some leg kicks, Cannonier also starts attacking Blachowicz with some left hooks. Blachowicz scores a takedown on Cannonier and he gets back control, Cannonier gets up and Blachowicz holds him against the cage wall. Blachowicz scores another takedown on Cannonier and he gets the full guard, Blachowicz gains the half guard as the round ends.
Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Blachowicz (Final Score: 30-27 for Blachowicz)
Official Result: #15 Jan Blachowicz def. #14 Jared Cannonier by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
#3 Glover Teixeira vs. #7 Misha Cirkunov
Round One: The round begins with Cirkunov attacking Teixeira with some leg kicks, Cirkunov then cracks Teixeira with a kick to the midsection. Cirkunov follows that up by nailing Teixeira with a left, Cirkunov would then hit a swinging Teixeira with a knee strike to the face. Cirkunov then hits Teixeira with a huge punching combination, Cirkunov backs Teixeira into the cage wall while swinging away at him. Teixeira scores a takedown on Cirkunov and he gets back control, Teixeira gets the full mount and then back control again. Teixeira attacks Cirkunov with ground and pound until the referee jumps in.
Official Result: #3 Glover Teixeira def. #7 Misha Cirkunov by TKO via strikes (2:45, R1)
#10 Santiago Ponzinibbio vs. Mike Perry
Round One: The round begins with Perry nailing Ponzinibbio with a side kick to the midsection, Perry also starts hitting Ponzinibbio with leg kicks. Ponzinibbio responds by catching Perry with some leg kicks of his own, Perry charges at Ponzinibbio while landing a few rights. Perry causes Ponzinibbio to stumble backwards while landing a right, Perry again catches Ponzinibbio with a kick to the midsection followed by a right. Ponzinibbio scores a takedown on a swinging Perry and Perry gets right back up, Ponzinibbio tries keeping Perry at bay by throwing jabs. Perry attempts a high kick against Ponzinibbio as the round ends.
Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Perry
Round Two: The round begins with Perry attacking Ponzinibbio with a few kick attempts, Perry also attacks Ponzinibbio with a few rights. Ponzinibbio goes right back to attacking Perry with leg kicks, Perry briefly gets standing back control on Ponzinibbio. Perry then stuns Ponzinibbio by landing a few lefts, Perry scores a takedown and Ponzinibbio gets right back up. Ponzinibbio then hits Perry with a two punch combination, Perry recovers and kicks Ponzinibbio in the midsection. Ponzinibbio pops a swinging Perry with some counter rights, Ponzinibbio backs Perry into the cage wall during a striking exchange. Ponzinibbio rocks Perry with a left hook followed by a punching combination, Ponzinibbio also attacks Perry with a spinning back fist. Ponzinibbio continues rocking Perry with punching combinations, Perry backs Ponzinibbio into the cage wall by landing a combination as the round ends.
Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Ponzinibbio (Overall Score: 19-19 for Ponzinibbio)
Round Three: The round begins with Perry attacking Ponzinibbio with leg kicks, Perry comes forward and swings wildly at Ponzinibbio. Perry then catches Ponzinibbio with a kick to the midsection, Perry then hits Ponzinibbio with a spinning back fist followed by a short right. Ponzinibbio starts attacking Perry with some leg kicks, Perry responds by cracking Ponzinibbio with a two punch combination. Ponzinibbio drops a swinging Perry with a spinning back fist, Perry gets back up and Ponzinibbio gets him back to the ground. Perry gets up again and Ponzinibbio scores another takedown while getting back control, Perry again scrambles to his feet and the fighters separate. Perry then cracks Ponzinibbio with a kick to the midsection, Ponzinibbio scores another takedown on Perry and he gets the full guard. Ponzinibbio transitions to the half guard against Perry, Ponzinibbio starts attacking Perry with some ground and pound. Perry scrambles back to his feet and Ponzinibbio swings away at him as the round ends.
Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Ponzinibbio (Final Score: 29-28 for Ponzinibbio)
Official Result: #10 Santiago Ponzinibbio def. Mike Perry by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
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