UFC 229 Results: Michelle Waterson defeats Felice Herrig (Highlights)

Michelle Waterson, Conor McGregor

A women’s strawweight bout between Felice Herrig and Michelle Waterson kicked off tonight’s UFC 229 main card from Las Vegas.

Felice Herrig is coming off a split-decision loss to former title challenger Karolina Kowalkiewicz in her most recent outing at UFC 223. Prior to the setback, Herrig had reeled off four straight wins.

Meanwhile, Michelle Waterson enters tonight’s contest on the heels of a split-decision victory over Cortney Casey at April’s UFC on FOX event. “The Karate Hottie” has won three of her past five fights overall.

Round one

Round two

Round three

Waterson def. Herrig via decision (30-26, 29-28, 29-27)