UFC Vegas 2: Eye vs Calvillo Results
UFC Vegas 2 goes down on Saturday night at the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada. The third of five cards at the UFC APEX before the promotion heads to Fight Island in Abu Dhabi, will see Jessica Eye welcome Cynthia Calvillo to the flyweight division.
In the UFC Vegas 2 co-main event, Karl Roberson and Marvin Vettori will setting their beef inside the Octagon. The two middleweights were scheduled to meet last month at UFC Jacksonville. But ‘Baby K’ was hospitalised after missing weight by 1.5lbs due to his weight cut. On returning from the hospital, he almost came to blows with the Italian in the hotel lobby.
Elsewhere on the UFC Vegas 2 card, Merab Dvalishvili welcomes to Gustavo Lopez to the promotion in a 140lbs catchweight fight, after Ray Borg was forced out of the fight due to a ‘family emergency’; and Andre Fili and Charles Jourdain throw down in the featherweight division.
Ahead of the night, three fighters missed weight and one fighter was pulled from the card after a bad weight cut. Headliner Eye missed weight by 0.25lbs, Roberson missed weight again, this time by 4.5lbs; and Zarrukh Adashev missed the target by 2.5lbs. And after coming down ill cutting weight, Darrick Minner’s featherweight clash with Jordan Griffin was pulled from the card.
Full results from UFC Vegas 2:
Flyweight: Cynthia Calvillo defeats Jessica Eye via unanimous decision (49-46 x2, 48-47)
Middleweight: Marvin Vettori defeats Karl Roberson via first round rear naked choke submission (4:17)
Lightweight: Charles Rosa defeats Kevin Aguilar via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
Featherweight: Andre Fili defeats Charles Jourdain via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
Bantamweight: Jordan Espinosa defeats Mark De La Rosa via unanimous decision (30-27 x2 30-26)
Flyweight: Mariya Agapova defeats Hannah Cifers via first round rear naked choke submission (2:42)
Catchweight 140lbs: Merab Dvalishvili defeats Gustavo Lopez via unanimous decision (30-26 x2, 30-25)
Bantamweight: Julia Avila defeats Gina Mazany via first round TKO (0:22)
Bantamweight: Tyson Nam defeats Zarrukh Adashev via first round KO (0.32)
Jordan Griffin vs. Darrick Minner – fight cancelled after Minner came down ill cutting weight
Welterweight: Christian Aguilera defeats Anthony Ivy via first round TKO (0:59)
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