UFC On Fox 25 Results: Weidman Faces Gastelum In The Main, Plus Some Of NY's Finest Compete

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Main Card (8pm EST., Fox)

#5 Chris Weidman def. #8 Kelvin Gastelum by submission via arm triangle choke (3:45, R3)

#11 Darren Elkins def. #10 Dennis Bermudez by split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)

#12 Patrick Cummins def. #13 Gian Villante by unanimous decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)

#4 Jimmie Rivera def. #9 Thomas Almeida by unanimous decision (29-28, 30-26, 30-27)

Preliminary Card (6pm EST. Fox)

Elizeu Zaleski Dos Santos def. Lyman Good by split decision (30-27, 28-29, 30-27)

Eryk Anders def. Rafael Natal by KO via strikes (2:54, R1)

Alex Oliveira def. #14 Ryan LaFlare by KO via punch (1:50, R2)

Chase Sherman def. Damian Grabowski by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-26, 30-27)

Preliminary Card (4pm EST., UFC Fight Pass)

Jeremy Kennedy def. Kyle Bochniak by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)

Marlon Vera def. Brian Kelleher by submission via arm bar (2:18, R1)

Junior Albini def. #12 Timothy Johnson by KO via strikes (2:51, R1)

Shane Burgos def. Godofredo Pepey by unanimous decision (30-26, 30-26, 29-28)

Chris Wade def. Frankie Perez by unanimous decision (29-28,29-28, 30-27)


Round By Round Recap

Frankie Perez vs. Chris Wade

Round One: The round begins with Perez and Wade exchanging front kicks, Wade grabs Perez and he holds him against the cage wall. Wade scores a takedown on Perez and he gets the half guard, Wade transitions to back control on Perez. Perez scrambles to his feet with Wade holding onto him, Perez holds Wade against the cage wall as the two exchange knee strikes. Perez gets Wade down to his knees and Wade pops right back up to his feet, Perez attacks Wade with more knee strikes before scoring a takedown. Wade scrambles to his feet and then he scores a takedown again on Perez as the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Wade

Round Two: The round begins with Wade attacking Perez with a kick to the midsection, Perez also starts attacking Wade with leg kicks. Perez comes forward while attacking Wade with punching combinations, Wade also starts attacking Perez with leg kicks. Wade pops a swinging Perez with a front kick to the face, Wade scores a takedown on Perez and he gets the north/south position. Wade transitions to the side control position on Perez while landing a few strikes, Perez scrambles and he gets Wade in his full guard. Perez wall walks to his feet to get the fight standing, Wade holds Perez against the cage wall until the round ends.

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

Round Three: The round begins with Perez quickly nailing Wade with a right, Perez also starts attacking Wade with some leg kicks. Wade comes forward and he holds Perez against the cage wall, the fighters separate and Wade cracks Perez with a right. Perez scores a takedown on Wade and Wade sweeps him to get top position, Wade starts attacking Perez with some ground and pound. Perez scrambles to his feet and Wade holds him against the cage wall, Perez then spins Wade and puts him against the cage wall. The fighters separate and Perez catches an incoming Wade with a knee strike, Perez attacks Wade with hammer fists as the round ends.

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

Official Result: Chris Wade def. Frankie Perez by unanimous decision (29-28,29-28, 30-27)

Shane Burgos vs. Godofredo Pepey

Round One: The round begins with Pepey attempting a spinning wheel kick against Burgos, Pepey also attacks Burgos with a spinning back fist. Burgos catches a swinging Pepey with a two punch combination, Pepey continues attacking Burgos with a variety of kicks. Pepey just continues to swing wildly against Burgos, Pepey looks for the takedown and Burgos drops him with a knee strike. Burgos then allows Pepey to get back up, Burgos then rocks Pepey with an uppercut and he drops him with a right. Burgos allows Pepey to get up once again, Pepey grabs Burgos and he holds him up against the cage wall. The fighters separate and Burgos catches a swinging Pepey with a two punch combo, Pepey catches Burgos with an overhand right. Burgos recovers and he catches Pepey with a right hook, Pepey grabs Burgos and he holds him against the cage wall.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Burgos

Round Two: The round begins with Pepey attacking Burgos with a knee strike, Pepey starts hunting for the takedown against Burgos. Burgos then pops a swinging Pepey with a counter right, Pepey starts using the jab against Burgos. Pepey pulls guard and Burgos quickly scrambles to his feet, Pepey then catches Burgos with a front kick to the midsection. Burgos comes forward and he catches Pepey with a short right, Pepey attacks Burgos with a high kick that gets blocked. Burgos starts peppering Pepey with some jabs as well, Burgos also lands some leg kicks against Pepey. Burgos nails a swinging Pepey with a counter right hook, Pepey then cracks Burgos with a multiple punch combination. Pepey pulls guard on Burgos as the round ends.

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

Round Three: The round begins with Pepey swinging wildly against Burgos, Burgos starts peppering Pepey with some jabs. Pepey starts hunting for the takedowns again against Burgos, Burgos catches Pepey with a right to the midsection followed by a knee strike. Pepey catches an incoming Burgos with an uppercut, Burgos comes forward and he catches Pepey with some rights. Burgos also goes back to attacking Pepey with some leg kicks, Pepey grabs Burgos and he holds him against the cage wall. Pepey cracks Burgos with another uppercut as they separate, Burgos continues coming forward and he attacks Pepey with combinations. Burgos then drops Pepey with a single body strike, Burgos allows Pepey to stand up and he pops him with a right. Pepey pulls guard while eating rights and Burgos pounces on him with more strikes as the round ends.

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

Official Result: Shane Burgos def. Godofredo Pepey by unanimous decision (30-26, 30-26, 29-28)

#12 Timothy Johnson vs. Junior Albini

Round One: The round begins with Johnson charging forward while nailing Albini with a multiple punch combination, Albini starts swinging back against Johnson. Albini catches Johnson with a kick to the rib cage, Johnson holds Albini against the cage wall while looking for a takedown. Johnson attacks Albini with knee strikes while in the clinch, Albini responds by attacking Johnson with knee strikes of his own. The fighters separate and Albini attacks a swinging Johnson with a standing elbow strike, Albini continues attacking Johnson with uppercuts. Albini drops Johnson with a left hook followed by a right hook and he pounces on him with a few strikes until the referee jumps in.

Official Result: Junior Albini def. #12 Timothy Johnson by KO via strikes (2:51, R1)

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