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UFC 221 Results & Bonuses

  • UFC 221 took place Saturday, February 10th at the Perth Arena in Perth, Western Australia, Australia 

    Main Card (Live on PPV, 10:00 PM EST)

    -Yoel Romero defeated Luke Rockhold by Knockout (Round 3, Punch, 1:48)

    -Curtis Blaydes defeated Mark Hunt by Unanimous Decision (30-26, 30-26, 29-27)

    -Tai Tuivasa defeated Cyril Asker by TKO (Strikes, Round 1, 2:18)

    -Jake Matthews defeated Li Jingliang by Unanimous Decision (29-28,30-26, 30-26)

    -Tyson Pedro defeated Saparbek Safarov by Submission (Kimura, Round 1, 3:54)

    Preliminary Card (Live on FOX Sports 1, 8:00 PM EST)

    -“Maestro” Dong Hyun Kim defeated Damien Brown by Split Decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
    -Israel Adesanya defeated Rob Wilkinson by TKO (Strikes, Round 2, 3:37)
    -Alex Volkanovski defeated Jeremy Kennedy by TKO (Punches, Round 2, 4:57)
    -Jussier Formiga defeated Ben Nguyen by Technical Submission (RNC, Round 3, 1:43)

    Preliminary Bouts (Live on UFC Fight Pass, 6:30 PM EST)

    -Ross Pearson defeated Mizuto Hirota by Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
    -Jose Quinonez defeated Teruto Ishihara by Unanimous Decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)
    -Luke Jumeau defeated Daichi Abe by Unanimous Decision (29-28, 29-27, 28-27)

    Fight of the Night of the Night: $50,000 bonuses
    Jake Matthews defeated Li Jingliang by Unanimous Decision (29-28,30-26, 30-26)

    BOP!@JakeMatthewsUFC drops Jingliang in round 1 and moves to full mount!! #UFC221 pic.twitter.com/YBVkDnKQX2

    — UFC (@ufc) February 11, 2018

    Performance of the Night: $50,000 bonus
    Jussier Formiga defeated Ben Nguyen by Technical Submission (RNC, Round 3, 1:43)

    FORMIGA!!@JussierFormiga drops Nguyen w/ a spinning back fist, then locks in the RNC and puts him to sleep!

    Big win for the Brazilian! #UFC221 pic.twitter.com/iiJmkYIaJd

    — UFC (@ufc) February 11, 2018

    Performance of the Night: $50,000 bonus
    Israel Adesanya defeated Rob Wilkinson by TKO (Strikes, Round 2, 3:37)

    1️⃣2️⃣ fights
    1️⃣2️⃣ wins
    1️⃣2️⃣ finishes@Stylebender finishes Wilkinson in round 2!! What a debut!! #UFC221 pic.twitter.com/wAt0tMyLKp

    — UFC (@ufc) February 11, 2018

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