Saturday 15th September – Olympic Stadium in Moscow, Russia
In UFC’s first live event in Russia, it brings to Moscow fans a heavyweight bout fitting for a debut. Mark Hunt, known for his walk-away knockouts, and Aleksei Oleinik for his spectacular grappling and back-to-back Ezekiel choke finishes, do battle in the main event.
In the co-main event, a light-heavyweight battle betwqeen the #4 ranked fighter in the world Jan Blachowicz steps in the octagon against Ukraine’s own Nikita Krylov.
The results will be updated below, and live play by play action will be courtesy of @TheDantyMan over on the @MMA_Motion Twitter account.
Main card ( UFC FIGHT PASS at 2 pm ET)
- Main Event: Aleksei Olenik def. Mark Hunt via RNC (Round 1)
- Co-main Event: Jan Blachowicz def. Nikita Krylov via D’arce choke (Round 2)
- Shamil Abdurakhimov def. Andre Arlovski via unanimous decision. (30-27×2, 29-28)
- Alexey Kunchenko def. Thiago Alves via Unanimous Decision (30-27, 29-28 x2)
Undercard (UFC FIGHT PASS at 10:30am ET)
- Khalid Murtazaliev def. CB Dollaway via TKO (Round 2)
- Petr Yan def. Jin Soon Son via Unanimous Decision. (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
- Rustan Khabilov def. Kajan Johnson via Split Decision (29-28 x2, 28-29).
- Mairbek Taisumov def. Desmond Green by Unanimous Decision (30-27).
- Magomed Ankalaev def. Marcin Prachnio via KO (Round 1)
- Jordan Johnson def. Adam Yandiev via Arm Triangle Choke (2nd Round)
- Ramazan Emeev def. Stefan Sekulic via Unanimous Decision. (29-28) (30-27) (30-26)
- Merab Dvalishvili def. Terrion Ware via Uniamous Decision (30-25)