UFC 217 Live Results Thread

By Chris Taylor - November 4, 2017

Unable to catch tonight’s UFC 217 pay-per-view event? BJPENN.com has you covered! Stay glued to this page for up to the minute live results from all of tonight’s UFC 217 action.

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The pay-per-view fight card, which takes place at Madison Square Garden in New York, is headlined by a middleweight title fight featuring current champion Michael Bisping taking on former welterweight kingpin Georges St-Pierre.

Michael Bisping was last seen in action at October of 2016’s UFC 204 event in Manchester where he scored a hard fought unanimous decision victory over mixed martial arts legend Dan Henderson.

Prior to that, Bisping was coming off a first-round knockout victory over Luke Rockhold which earned “The Count” the UFC’s middleweight title.

As for Georges St-Pierre, the former UFC welterweight kingpin has not fought since November of 2013 where he defeated Johny Hendricks via split-decision.

“Rush” is currently riding a twelve fight win streak with includes victories over Nick Diaz, BJ Penn, Matt Serra, Matt Hughes, Thiago Alves, Jon Fitch, Jake Shields and Carlos Condit.

UFC 217 includes a total of three title fights.

In the co-main event of UFC 217 bantamweight champion Cody Garbrandt will attempt to make his first title defense when he squares off with bitter rival and former division title holder TJ Dillashaw.

Also on the card is a women’s strawweight title fight featuring Rose Namajunas challenging long time title holder Joanna “Champion”.

UFC 217 PPV Main Card (10 p.m. ET):

185 lbs.: Georges St-Pierre defeats Michael Bisping via submission (rear-naked choke) in round 3
135 lbs.: T.J. Dillashaw KO’s Cody Garbrandt in round 2
115 lbs.: Rose Namajunas defeats Joanna Jedrzejczyk via TKO (strikes) at 3:03 of round 1
170 lbs.: Stephen Thompson defeats Jorge Masvidal via decision (30-26, 30-27, 30-27)
185 lbs.: Paulo Borrachinha defeats Johny Hendricks via TKO (strikes) at 1:23 of round 3

UFC 217 Prelims on FOX Sports 1 (8 p.m. ET):

155 lbs.: James Vick defeats Joe Duffy via TKO (punches) at 4:59 of round 2
265 lbs.: Mark Godbeer defeats Walt Harris via DQ (illegal kick) in round 2
205 lbs.: Ovince Saint Preux defeats Corey Anderson via Knockout (head kick) at 1:25 of round 2
170 lbs.: Randy Brown defeats Mickey Gall via decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-27)

UFC 217 Prelims on UFC Fight Pass (7:00 p.m. ET):

265 lbs.: Curtis Blaydes defeats Aleksei Oleinik via TKO (doctor stoppage) at 1:56 of round 2
135 lbs.: Ricardo Ramos defeats Aiemann Zahabi via KO (Spinning back elbow) at 1:58 of round 1

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