This Saturday’s, May 16th., UFC Fight Night event, from the VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, FL, showcased a Heavyweight bout between Alistair ‘The Demolition Man’ Overeem and the returning Walt ‘Big Ticket’ Harris, as well as a Strawweight Co-Main event between Cláudia Gadelha & Angel Hill... rounding things out we were also treated to battles between Edson Barboza and Dan Ige, Eryk Anders and Krzysztof Jotko, as well as a fantastic FOTN performance put forth by Yadong Song and Marlon Vera... what a fun night of fights we have to discuss with you!
Here’s a look at the UFC Jacksonville: Overeem vs. Harris RESULTS & new fight records:
MAIN CARD | SAT. MAY 16 | 10PM/7PM ETPT
- Heavyweight Bout - Alistair Overeem (46-18) DEF. Walt Harris (13-8), KO/TKO - G & P at 3:00 of Rd 2, Total 8:00
- Strawweight Bout - Cláudia Gadelha (18-4) DEF. Angela Hill (12-8), DEC-Split
- 145lbs - Dan Ige (14-2) DEF. Edson Barboza (20-9), DEC-Split
- 185lbs - Krzysztof Jotko (22-4) DEF. Eryk Anders (13-5), DEC-Unanimous
- 145lbs - Yadong Song (16-4) DEF. Marlon Vera (17-6), DEC-Unanimous
FIGHT OF THE NIGHT: ($50K ea.) Yadong Song vs. Marlon Vera
PERFORMANCES OF THE NIGHT: ($50K ea.) 1. Cortney Casey 2. Miguel Baeza
PRELIMS | 6PM/3PM ETPT
- 170lbs - Miguel Baeza (9-0) DEF. Matt Brown (22-17), KO/TKO-Left Hook at 0:18 of Rd 2, Total 5:18
- 185lbs - Kevin Holland (17-5) DEF. Anthony Hernandez (7-2), KO/TKO-Knee to Body to G & P at 1:39 of Rd 1
- 145lbs - Giga Chikadze (10-2) DEF. Irwin Rivera (9-5), DEC-Unanimous
- 145lbs - Nate Landwehr (14-3) DEF. Darren Elkins (24-9), DEC-Unanimous
- 125lbs - Cortney Casey (9-7) DEF. Mara Romero Borella (12-8), SUB-Armbar at 3:36 of Rd 1
- 265lbs - Rodrigo Nascimento (8-0) DEF. Donate Mayes (7-4), SUB-Rear Naked Choke at 2:05 of Rd 2, Total 7:05
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