Smith Submits Oezdemir • MMA News
Final evening (Sat. October 27, 2018) the UFC was in Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada for an ideal evening of blended martial arts (MMA) competitors.
UFC Battle Night time 138 was be headlined by a light-weight heavyweight collision between Volkon Oezdemir and Anthony Smith. Additionally, within the co-main occasion, featherweights Michael Johnson and Artem Lobov went go head-to-head. One other high-profile 205-pound combat additionally went go down when Misha Cirkunov returned in opposition to Patrick Cummins.
Try MMA News’ UFC Moncton outcomes right here beneath:
Gentle heavyweight: Volkan Oezdemir vs. Anthony Smith
Volkan with a leg kick and Smith goes proper in on a takedown try. Volkan stuffs it and has the dominant place in opposition to the cage. Volkan coming after Smith arduous now after they separate, however Smith manages to separate with entrance kicks to the physique. Some leg kicks from Smith now. One other inside leg kick for Smith, who by accident pokes Volkan’s eye and briefly stops the motion.
A high-kick from Volkan proper out the gate, however Smith is ready to defend. An elbow sneaks inside for Smith contained in the pocket. Volkan with a number of leg kicks and he follows up with strikes in opposition to the cage. Volkan pressures Smith in opposition to the cage once more. The spherical involves an finish.
Volkan with a leg kick out the gate, however Smith connects with a pleasant proper hand. Smith with a blitz that backs Volkan in opposition to the cage. Smith getting extra aggressive now. Volkan with a takedown now and is true into half guard. Now Smith is attacking a leg, nonetheless, Volkan spins to take aspect again management on Smith. Volkan can’t advance place, as Smith is defending very properly. Smith lets the time run out and survives the spherical.
Lead hook for Smith lands. Smith placing collectively some counter combos now. Smith lands a giant shot, however Volkan responds with one among his personal. Each males exchanging arduous pictures now. An uppercut lands for Volkan, and Smith journeys Volkan. Each males are exchanging, however look very drained. Smith bursts in on a takedown and will get it. Smith takes Volkan’s again. Smith is working a choke now. Volkan is hand preventing now, however Smith maneuvers his approach into the choke. Volkan faucets, and that’s it.
Official End result: Anthony Smith def. Volkan Oezdemir through R3 submission (rear-naked choke, four:26)
Catchweight (147 kilos): Michael Johnson def. Artem Lobov through unanimous choice (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)
Gentle heavyweight: Misha Cirkunov def. Patrick Cummins through R1 submission (arm triangle choke, 2:40)
Bantamweight: Andre Soukhamthath def. Jonathan Martinez through unanimous choice (30-26, 29-28, 29-28)
Gentle heavyweight: Gian Villante def. Ed Herman through cut up choice (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
Welterweight: Courtroom McGee def. Alex Garcia through unanimous choice (29-28, 29-28, 30-28)
Welterweight: Sean Strickland def. Nordine Taleb through R2 TKO (punches, three:10)
Light-weight: Nasrat Haqparast def. Thibault Gouti through unanimous choice (29-27, 29-28, 30-26)
Featherweight: Calvin Kattar def. Chris Fishgold through R1 TKO (punches, four:11)
Bantamweight: Talita Bernardo def. Sarah Moras through unanimous choice (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)
UFC Battle Move Unique Preliminary Card:
Light-weight: Don Madge def. Te Edwards through R2 KO (head-kick, zero:14)
Heavyweight: Arjan Bhullar def. Marcelo Golm through unanimous choice (28-28, 29-28, 29-27)
Light-weight: Stevie Ray def. Jessin Ayari through unanimous choice (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)
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