The octagon returns to New York’s famous Madison Square Garden Arena this evening for the promotions UFC 230 pay-per-view event.
Tonight’s UFC 230 fight card is headlined by a heavyweight title fight featuring reigning champion Daniel Cormier taking on surging division contender Derrick Lewis.
Daniel Cormier was last seen in action at July’s UFC 226 event where he scored a first-round knockout victory over Stipe Miocic to claim the UFC’s coveted heavyweight title.
Meanwhile, Derrick Lewis recently scored one of the greatest comeback wins in MMA history at UFC 229, defeating Alexander Volkov via knockout with just seconds remaining on the clock.
The co-main event of UFC 230 will feature a key middleweight bout featuring former champion Chris Weidman taking on perennial division contender Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza.
Get all of tonight’s UFC 230 pay-per-view results below:
UFC 230 PPV Main Card (10 p.m. ET):
•265 lbs.: Daniel Cormier (c) vs. Derrick Lewis – UFC Heavyweight Title fight
•185 lbs.: Ronaldo Souza vs. Chris Weidman – Souza def. Weidman via KO (punch) in Round 3
•185 lbs.: David Branch vs. Jared Cannonier – Cannonier def. Branch via TKO at :29 of Round 2
•185 lbs.: Jack Marshman vs. Karl Roberson – Roberson def. Marshman via unanimous decision (30-26 x2, 30-27)
•185 lbs.: Israel Adesanya vs. Derek Brunson – Adesanya def. Brunson via TKO (strikes) at 4:50 of Round 1
UFC 230 Prelims on FS1 (8 p.m. ET):
•145 lbs.: Jason Knight vs. Jordan Rinaldi – Rinaldi def. Knight via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-25, 30-26)
•125 lbs.: Roxanne Modafferi vs. Sijara Eubanks – Eubanks def. Modaferri via unanimous decision (30-27 x3)
•145 lbs.: Julio Arce vs. Sheymon Moraes – Moraes def. Arce via split-decision (29-28, 28-29, 30-26)
•170 lbs.: Ben Saunders vs. Lyman Good – Good def. Saunders via knockout (hammer fists) at 1:32 of Round 1
UFC 230 Prelims on Fight Pass (6:30 p.m. ET):
•155 lbs.: Matt Frevola vs. Lando Vannata – Vannata and Frevola battle to a majority draw (28-29, 28-28 x2)
•145 lbs.: Shane Burgos vs. Kurt Holobaugh – Burgos def. Holobaugh via submission (armbar) at 2:11 of Round 1
•135 lbs.: Brian Kelleher vs. Domingo Pilarte – Fight cancelled last minute
•265 lbs.: Marcos Rogerio de Lima vs. Adam Wieczorek – de Lima def. Wieczorek via unanimous decision (30-27 x3)
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