The UFC returns to New York this evening as native Chris Weidman tries to end a three fight losing streak when he takes on Kelvin Gastelum in the main event of this Fox card.
The action is set to begin at 9 pm GMT / 5 pm ET as the preliminary card takes place on UFC Fight Pass, Fox will then pick up the second leg of the prelims and the main card. The secondary prelims and the main card also air on BT Sports in the UK.
Also to feature on tonights card is a featherweight bout between top contenders Dennis Bermudez and Darren Elkins – Bermudez is coming into the bout off a knockout loss to Chan Sung Jung at UFC Fight Night 104 back in February, his opponent Elkins is coming into the octagon tonight off the back of a four fight winning streak, his last fight was a knockout win over Mirsad Bektic.
In the light heavyweight division Patrick Cummings takes on Gian Villante, and in the Bantamweight division Jimmie Rivera faces off against Thomas Almeida.
Full fight card and results:
Chris Wade vs Frankie Perez
Chris Wade def. Frankie Perez – Unanimous Decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)
Shane Burgos vs Godofredo Pepey
Shane Burgos def. Godofredo Pepey – Unanimous Decision (30-26, 30-26, 29-28)
Timothy Johnson vs Junior Albino
Junior Albino def. Timothy Johnson – R1 2:51 – TKO (Punches)
Brian Kelleher vs Marlon Vera
Marlon Vera def. Brian Kelleher – R1 2:18 – Submission (Armbar)
Kyle Bochniak vs Jeremy Kennedy
Jeremy Kennedy def. Kyle Bochniak – Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
Prelims (Fox / BT SPORTS 2)
Damian Grabowski vs Chase Sherman
Chase Sherman def. Damian Grabowski – Unanimous Decision (30-26, 30-27, 30-27)
Ryan LaFlare vs Alex Oliveria
Alex Oliveria def. Ryan LaFlare – R2 1:50 – KO (Punch)
Rafael Natal vs Eryk Anders
Eryk Anders def. Rafael Natal – R1 2:54 – KO (Punches)
Lyman Good vs Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos
Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos def. Lyman Good – Split Decision (30-27, 28-29, 30-27)
Main Card (FOX / BT Sports 2)
Jimmie Rivera vs Thomas Almeida
Jimmie Rivera def. Thomas Almeida – Unanimous Decision (29-28, 30-26, 30-27)
Patrick Cummings vs Gian Villante
Patrick Cummings def. Gian Villante – Split Decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
Dennis Bermudez vs Darren Elkins
Darren Elkins def. Dennis Bermudez – Split Decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
Main Event – 5×5 min rounds
Chris Weidman vs Kelvin Gastelum
Chris Weidman def. Kelvin Gastelum – R3 3:46 – Submission (Arm Triangle Choke)
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