UFC Fight Night 26 results: Who won in Boston?
Official Results James Vick wins by Submission(Guillotine Choke) over Ramsey Nijem at 0:58 of Round 1
Bout 2: Cody Donovan vs. Ovince St. Preux
Official Results: Ovince St. Preux wins by knockout at 2:07 of Round 1 over Cody Donovan
Bout 3: Manny Gamburyan vs. Cole Miller
Official Decision: Manny Gamburyan wins by Unanimous Decision(30-27, 29-28, 29-28) over Cole Miller
Bout 4: Diego Brandao vs. Daniel Pineda
Round 1: Brandao lands a leg kick. Pineda lands a head kick. Brandao lands a big right hand. Brandao lands a flying knee. Pineda looks hurt but seems to recover. Brandao lands a hard overhand right. Brandao gets the takedown and is in the half guard of Pineda. Pineda escapes and both fighters back to their feet. Pineda lands an outside leg kick. As the round comes to a close neither fighter seems to be the aggressor.
They tap gloves. Pineda lands a leg kick. Brandao gets a takedown. Pineda looks for the submission but Brandao escapes. Both fighters are back to their feet. Brandao gets another takedown. Pineda is on his back. Pineda gets the sweep and reverses position and is in full mount. Pineda is landing ground and pound. Brandao goes for an ankle lock and Pineda escapes. Pineda is in the top position as round 2 ends.
They tap gloves once again. Brandao gets a takedown. Brandao lands some punches from the top. Both fighters back to their feet. Brandao land a straight right. Pineda goes for the takedown and can’t get it. Brandao gets the takedown and is in the top position on the mat. The referee warns that he will stand them up. Pineda goes for the kimora and Brandao escapes. Brandao gets another takedown.The referee tands them up. Pineda goes for a wheel kick and misses. Pineda lands a head kick and Brandao lands a head kick as the fight ends.
Official Decision: Diego Brandao wins by Unanimous Decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) over Daniel Pineda
Bout 5: Mike Brown vs. Steven Siler
Siler lands an outside leg kick. Siler lands a righthand and drops Brown. Siler goes in an lands a big punch while Brown is down and knocks him out.
Official Results: Steven Siler wins by knockout at 0:50 of Round 1 over Mike Brown
Bout 6: Max Holloway vs. Conor McGregor
Round 1: McGregor in the center, putting Holloway back. Holloway lands a nice leg kick. Holloway landing nice leg kicks, but McGregor is the much aster striker. Holloway lands a combination, McGregor taunts Holloway. Holloway eats a counter right hand from McGregor. Holloway lands a lead jab, McGregor taunts again. Holloway trying to keep up with McGregor, but having a tough time.
Round 2: McGregor comes out fast again, lands nicely again. Holloway lands a nice right counter, McGregor lands a big right uppercut. Holloway goes to body, McGregor catches a kick fro Holloway, gets Holloway to floor. Holloway gets McGegor in a closed guard. McGregor postures up and look to lands some strikes. Holloway gets control again, has McGregor in his full guard. McGregor finished round in side control.
Round 3: McGregor gets Max Holloway to the mat again, McGreor has great control. McGregor moves to full mount, Holloway able to get control, but McGregor gets full guard again. McGregor lands some big ground and pound, Holloway trying to roll. McGregor pour son some ground and pound. Holloway wraps his arms around McGregor to gain control, tries to go out the backdoor, can’t. Holloway gets to his feet, McGregor scores a quick takedown. Holloway wraps is legs around for full guard. McGregor finishes on top.
Official decision: Conor McGregor wins by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) over Max Holloway
Bout 7: Michael McDonald vs. Brad Pickett
Round 1: Pickett gets the better of an exchange, McDonald on the outside. McDonald catches Pickett and pounces. McDonald hitting Pickett hard, Pickett trying to hand on. McDonald knocks Pickett down again. Pickett hangs on, McDonald shoots, Pickett rolls and gets up. Pickett misses on the combination. Pickett gets knocked down by a right hand, eventually gets up. Pickett lands a nice right hand. McDonald lands another solid combination.
Round 2: Pickett lands some nice strikes, McDonald backs up. Pickett lands a solid leg kick, Pickett scores a takedown, McDonald gets legs around Pickett for his guard control. McDonald locks in the triangle choke and Pickett taps.
Official Results: Michael McDonald wins by Submission(triangle choke) at 3:43 of Round 2 over Brad Pickett
Bout 8: Joe Lauzon vs. Michael Johnson
Round 1: Lauzon lands a left straight. Johnson lands a right. Johnson lands a straight jab to the body. Johnson lands a good cobination to the body. Johnson lands a straight left which drops Lauzon. Lauzon gets back up quickly and appears to have recovered. Johnson lands a leg kick. Johnson is landing many more strikes than Lauzon. Johnson lands a big knee as Round 1 ends.
Round 2: Lauzon comes out different in round one, much slower fight. Johnson lands some more big strikes. Lauzon in the center of the cage. Johnson puts Lauzon against the cage. Lauzon gets off the cage, Lauzon lands a solid jab. Johnson gets Lauzon downa nd lands some ground and pound.
Round 3: Johnson lands well again, lands a solid leg kick. Lauzon taking more and more punishment. Lauzon goes for takedown. Johnson peppering Lauzon with strikes. Johnson misses with a knee, Johnson continues to land solid combination. Lauzon continues to take more and more punishment. Johnson lands another solid jab. Lauzon lands a lead left jab, Lauzon lands a kick to the body. Johnson finishes round on top.
Official decision: Michael Johnson wins by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-25) over Joe Lauzon
Bout 9: Uriah Hall vs. John Howard
Round 1: Hall scores a quick takedown, has Howard down. Hall stands, lands some leg kick. Hall let’s Howard stand. Hall lands a solid jab, Hall misses with spinning head kick. Hall lands a nice jab, hall eats a huge right hand. Hall puts Howard against the cage, Hall takes a knee, Howard really working for takedown, let’s go. Hall lands a knee.
Round 2: Hall looks for takedown, Howard tries to finish with a guillotine. Hall doing decant work against the cage. Howard misses the left hook. hall throws a knee, Howard goes takedown. Howard spins around and takes Howard’s back against the cage. Howard gets around and works hard for a takedown. Howard gets the takedown, lands a big hammer fist on Howard. Hall lands some strikes from the bottom.
Round 3: Howard lands a leg kick, Howard lands a nice body shot. Hall lands a big kick, Howard stuffs a takedown attempt from Hall. Howard lands a solid leg kick, Howard takes a kick to body and then scores a takedown. Hall looking to get up, Howard lands some nice knees to the back thigh of Howard. Hall turns and gets his own takedown, Howard now looks to get up. Howard tries to get the crowd into it, Hall goes fora flip head kick, Howard lands some big ground and pound.
Official decision: John Howard wins by split decision (30-27, 28-29, 29-28) over Uriah Hall
Bout 10: Matt Brown vs. Mike Pyle
Round 1: They tap gloves. Brown lands a leg kick. Brown lands a knee and drops Pyle. Brown lands strikes to Pyle on the mat an the referee stops the fight.
Official Results: Matt Brown wins by knockout at 0:29 of Round 1 over Mike Pyle
Bout 11: Urijah Faber vs. Iuri Alcantara
Round 1: They tap gloves. Alcantara gets the takedown and is in full mount. Faber goes for a heel hook. Alcantara takes Faber’s back. Alcantara is landing strikes from the top. Faber lands a few punches to the head. Faber gets out and gets the takedown. Faber lnds a big elbow. Faber is on top in Alcantara’s half guard. Alcantara now has full guard. Faber is landing some elbows from the top. Round 1 comes to an end.
Round 2: Faber goes for a leg kick and misses. Faber gets the takedown. Faber is on top in the full guard of Alcantara. Faber is landing elbows from the top. Faber is controlling this round from the top. Faber goes for a guillotine but can’t get it. Faber is landing hard elbows to the head. Alcantara gets back to his feet. Faber gets the takedown as Round 2 ends.
Round 3: Faber lands an overhand right. Alcantara lands a head kick. Faber gets the takedown. Faber is on top. Faber is landing strikes from the top. Faber continues to be on top in the full guard of Alcantara. Alcantara is trying to escape. Faber gets side control and gets his back as the fight ends.
Official Decision: Urijah Faber wins by Unanimous Decision (30-26, 30-26, 30-27) over Iuri Alcantara
Co-Main Event: Travis Browne vs. Alistair Overeem
Round 1: Browne on the ourside, lands a nice knee. Overeem controls Browne, Overeem lands a knee that puts Browne down, Overeem landing big shots, Oveeem lands some big knees, Overeem holding on, Overeem looking for the finish, Browne trying to pour it on. Browne lands a leg kick, Browne throwing big shots, not landing. Browne catches Overeem with a right head kick and wins.
Official decision: Travis Browne wins by KO at 4:08 in round 1 over Alistair Overeem
Main Event: Mauricio “Shogun” Rua vs. Chael Sonnen
Round 1: Rua takes Sonnen down very quickly, Sonnen looks for a guillotine choke and then gets a hold of Rua as Rua is against the cage. Sonnen throws Rua over on to the mat. Sonnen is in half guard and lands some body shots. Sonenn lands some ground and pound. Rua is looking to sweep, Sonnen lands double fist to the body, reigns downs some ground and pound. Sonnen laying down pressure, landing shots. Sonnen gets to feet, secures a tight guillotine and Rua taps.
Official decision: Chael Sonnen wins by submission (guillotine) at 4:47 in round 1 over Mauricio Rua