UFC 152: Jones vs. Belfort Results & Discussion Thread | UFC NEWS
In the main event Jon Jones will attempt to defend his title against the always tough, MMA legend, Vitor Belfort. In the co-main event the first ever UFC flyweight champion will be crowned when Joseph Benavidez faces Demetrius Johnson.
Five live bouts are slated for the evenings main card which will air on pay-per-view, four preliminary card fights are scheduled to air on FX and three will stream live on facebook.
Tune in here for your results and to discuss the action with the BJPENN.COM Nation as the night gets underway.
MAIN CARD: (Pay-per-view)
Jon Jones def. Vitor Belfort via submission (americana) – Round 4, 0:54 – to retain UFC light-heavyweight title
Demetrious Johnson def. Joseph Benavidez via split decision (48-47, 47-48, 49-46) – to become inaugural flyweight champion
Michael Bisping def. Brian Stann via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Matt Hamill def. Roger Hollett via unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-27)
Cub Swanson def. Charles Oliveira via knockout (punches) – Round 1, 2:40
PRELIMINARY CARD: (FX)
Vinny Magalhaes def. Igor Pokrajac via submission (armbar) – Round 2, 1:14
T.J. Grant def. Evan Dunham via unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 29-28)
Sean Pierson def. Lance Benoist via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Marcus Brimage def. Jimy Hettes via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
PRELIMINARY CARD: (Facebook)
Seth Baczynski def. Simeon Thoresen via knockout (punch) – Round 1, 4:10
Mitch Gagnon def. Walel Watson via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 1, 1:09
Kyle Noke def. Charlie Brenneman via TKO (strikes) – Round 1, 0:45