UFC Fight Night 162 MAIA vs ASKREN Results
UFC Fight Night 162 kicked off from the Singapore Indoor Stadium in Kallang, Singapore.
In the main event, it was Demian Maia vs Ben Askren. Both men got their shots in early. The two would have a few nice exchanges in the middle of the octagon. Askren landed hard strikes early making Maia bleed. Maia would have a counter for everything Askren threw at him. At the end of the day, it was a rear-naked choke that would finish Askren. This was Maia’s fifth rear-naked choke finish in the division. It would also be the first time Askren has submitted in his MMA career.
Michael Johnson and Stevie Ray in a Lightweight contest would be our co-main event. Ray comes out kicking and throwing right hooks. Both men with hard lefts to one another. Both Johnson and Ray would trade shots on the mat. This was a physical and fun fight. Your winner by decision, Stevie Ray.
- Frank Camacho and Beneil Dariush would square off in a Lightweight battle. Dariush wins by Submission in Rd 1 at 2 minutes and 2 seconds.
- Heavyweight Cyril Gane vs Don’ Tale Mayes. Gane wins by submission in R3 at 4:46.
- Welterweight Muslim Salikhov and Laureano Staropoli fought to a decision. Salikhov gets the win.
- Randa Markos def. Ashley Yoder by decision.
- Rafael Fiziev def. Alex White by Decision.
- Movsar Evloev def. Enrique Barzola by decision.
- Sergei Pavlovich def. Maurice Greene by KO/TKO in Rd 1 at 2:11 minutes.
- Loma Lookboonmee def.Aleksandra Albu by decision.
- Raphael Pessoa def. Jeff Hughes by decision.