UFC 226 is now finally in the books. The fight card for the event was highly stacked and on paper seemed like the best PPV of the year so far. It is safe to say that the event surely delivered and was highly entertaining with plenty of massive upsets and underdog victories.
While some fights did disappoint (Lewis vs. Ngannou), some others definitely made up for them (Costa vs. Hall). Let’s take a look at the final results from UFC 226.
Heavyweight: Daniel Cormier def. Stipe Miocic via KO (punches) in round 1.
Heavyweight: Derrick Lewis def. Francis Ngannou via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)
Welterweight: Mike Perry def. Paul Felder via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
Catchweight (157.5): Anthony Pettis def. Michael Chiesa via submission (arm-triangle)
Light Heavyweight: Khalil Rountree Jr. def. Gokhan Saki via KO (punches) in round 1.
Preliminary Card (Fox Sports 1)
Middleweight: Paulo Costa def. Uriah Hall via TKO (punches) in round 2.
Bantamweight: Raphael Assuncao def. Rob Font via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Lightweight: Drakkar Klose def. Lando Vannata via unaimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Welterweight: Curtis Millender def. Max Griffin via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Early Preliminary Card (UFC Fight Pass)
Lightweight: Dan Hooker def. Gilbert Burns via KO (punches) in round 1.
Women’s strawweight: Emily Whitmmire def. Jamie Moyle via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)