Event Recap – Ngannou vs. Blaydes FIGHT CARD RESULTS!

UFC Fight Night Beijing is set to showcase the current rising MMA talents from China. With a main event featuring two Heavyweight giants, and former opponents ready to throw down once again. After their first meeting back in April 2016 ended in favour of Ngannou, with a doctor stepping in to call the action after Curtis Blaydes right eye became too swollen to continue. Francis was able to stop 4/6 takedowns from the talented wrestler, and out struck him on the feet with powerful straight punches, hooks and uppercuts. However, since this fight Blaydes has gone on to win his next 6 following fights (1 overtuned NC). Dominating his opponents with his strong wrestling attributes and heavy top game on the ground, with some viscous ground and pound to match. Whilst Ngannou is coming off two back to back losses to former Champion Stipe Miocic and Derrick Lewis.

Blaydes (Left) Ngannou (Right) in April 2016

Main Event: Francis Ngannou vs. Curtis Blaydes 2
Date: 25th November 2018
Location: Beijing, China
Venue: Cadillac Arena




Louis Smolka vs. Su Mudaerji

Winner/Method of Victory: Louis Smolka via Round 2 Submission

Kevin Holland vs. John Phillips

Winner/Method of Victory: Kevin Holland via Round 3 Submission

Yan Xiaonan vs. Syuri Kondo

Winner/Method of Victory: Yan Xiaonan via Unanimous Decision

Pingyuan Liu vs. Martin Day

Winner/Method of Victory: Pingyuan Liu via Split Decision

Welli Zhang vs. Jessica Aguilar

Winner/Method of Victory: Welli Zhang via Round 1 Submission

Hu Yaozong vs. Rashad Coulter

Winner/Method of Victory: Rashad Coulter via Unanimous Decision

Wu Yanan vs. Lauren Mueller

Winner/Method of Victory: Wu Yanan via Round 1 Submission

Kenan Song vs. Alex Morono

Winner/Method of Victory: Alex Morono via Unanimous Decision


Main Card

Li Jingliang vs. David Zawada

Winner/Method of Victory: Li Jingliang via Round 3 TKO (body kick)

Song Yadong vs. Vince Morales

Winner/Method of Victory: Song Yadong via Unanimous Decision

Co Main Event – Alistair Overeem vs. Sergey Pavlovich

Winner/Method of Victory: Alistair Overeem via Round 1 TKO

Main Event – Francis Ngannou vs. Curtis Blaydes

Winner/Method of Victory: Francis Ngannou via Round 1 TKO

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