Welcome to the latest UFC results as Jach Hermansson and Dan Ige left UFC Vegas 86 with key victories Saturday night.
Hermansson downed Joe Pyfer in the main event, securing a decision win live on ESPN+. The entire card streamed from the Apex in Las Vegas.
An underdog coming in, Hermansson was able to fend off Pyfer’s takedown attempts while effectively landing key strikes for the win. He earned three scores of 48-47 across the board.
Ige, meanwhile, claimed a highlight-reel walk-off knockout of Andre Fili in a featherweight fight.
Less than three minutes into the very first round, it was Ige who connected after the two squared off. He landed one more big strike before allowing the referee to step in.
UFC Results: Finishes For Gregory Rodrigues, Rodolfo Vieira
Two of the remaining four main card bouts ended early, as Gregory Rodrigues and Rodolfo Vieira claimed wins.
Rodrigues stopped Brad Tavares early in the third round, while Vieira locked in a first round submission on Armen Petrosyan.
Ihor Potieria and Michael Johnson both picked up decision victories. Potieira downed Robert Bryczek and Johnson bested Darrius Flowers.
UFC Results: Plenty Of Prelim Action
Eight fights took part on the prelims, highlighted by another finish. Carlos Prates landed a knockout blow on Trevin Giles in the second round to score a win.
Bolaji Oki, Loma Lookboonmee, Marcin Prachnio, Max Griffin, Bogdan Guskov and Hyder Amil were the other winners.
The opening bout between bantamweight Daniel Marcos and Aori Qileng was declared a no-contest after an accidental groin kick.
Ige, Vieira, Prates and Guskov all scored “Performance of the Night” bonuses and an additional $50,000.
It is big-fight feelings up next as UFC 298 is on the horizon.
Alexander Volkanovski defends his featherweight title against top contender Ilia Topuria from the Honda Center in Anaheim, California.
Also, Robert Whittaker and Paulo Costa square off in a key middleweight contest while Geoff Neal and Ian Machado Garry finally lock horns.
Merab Dvalishvili welcomes Henry Cejudo to bantamweight with Anthony Hernandez and Roman Kopylov kicking off the ESPN+ pay-per-view main card.
UFC Vegas 86
Jack Hermansson def. Joe Pyfer via unanimous decision
Dan Ige def. Andre Fili via KO (strike) at 2:43 of Round 1
Ihor Potieria def. Robert Bryczek via unanimous decision
Gregory Rodrigues def. Brad Tavares via TKO (strikes) at :55 of Round 3
Michael Johnson def. Darrius Flowers via unanimous decision
Rodolfo Vieira def. Armen Petrosyan via submission (arm-triangle choke) at 4:48 of Round 1
Carlos Prates def. Trevin Giles via KO (strike) at 4:03 of Round 2
Bolaji Oki def. Timothy Cuamba via split decision
Loma Lookboonmee def. Bruna Brasil via unanimous decision
Marcin Prachnio def. Devin Clark via unanimous decision
Max Griffin def. Jeremiah Wells via split decision
Bogfan Guskov def. Zac Pauga via KO (strike) at 3:38 of Round 1
Hyder Amil def. Fernie Garcia via TKO (strikes) at 2:12 of Round 2
Daniel Marcos vs. Aori Qileng declared a no-contest