UFC Adelaide Full Results: Miocic vs. Hunt


The UFC was in The Land Down Under with UFC Fight Night: Adelaide on Saturday May 9th 2015 with Heavyweights Stipe Miocic and Mark Hunt who headlined the card in what was to be a display of Stipe Miocic dominating Mark Hunt for five rounds.

In the co-main event Robert Whittaker made very quick work in what was to be his biggest scalping to date in the form of Brad Tavares by defeating him via KO in just 0.44 seconds.

Bec Rawlings with the RNC on Lisa Ellis UFC Adelaide
Bec Rawlings with the RNC on Lisa Ellis UFC Adelaide

Here are the full results:

Main Card

Stipe Miocic Def Mark Hunt Via TKO (punches) 2 mins 47 secs Round Five

Robert Whittaker Def Brad Tavares Via KO (punches)  0.44 secs Round One

Sean O’Connell Def Anthony Perosh Via TKO (punches) 0.56 secs Round One

James Vick Def Jake Matthews Via Guillotine 4 mins 53 secs Round One

Prelims:

Daniel Hooker Def Hatsu Hioki Via KO (Headkick) 4 mins 13 secs Round Two

Kyle Noke Def Jonavin Webb Via SD 27-30, 29-28, 29-28

Sam Alvey Def Daniel Kelly Via TKO (punches) 0.49 Secs Round One

Bec Rawlings Def Lisa Ellis Via RNC  4 mins 09 secs Round One

Bradley Scott Def Dylan Andrews Via Guillotine Choke4 mins 54 secs Round Two

Alex Chambers Def Kailin Curran Via Armbar 3 mins 15 secs Round Three

Brendan O’Reilly Def Vik Grujic Via UD 29-28, 29-28, 29-28

Ben Nguyen Def Alptekin Ozkilic Via TKO (punches) 4 mins 59 secs Round One

$50,000 Performance Bonuses:

Robert Whittaker

James Vick

Dan Hooker

Alex Chambers

INVICTA FC SIGNS HISTORIC CONTENT DEAL WITH UFC FIGHT PASS


Invicta FC the all female WMMA promotion has signed a deal with UFC Fight Pass to stream all of their content on the UFC Fight Pass digital streaming service.

The official press release from The UFC was released last night and as follows:

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The Ultimate Fighting Championship and Invicta Fighting Championships are excited to announce that UFCFIGHTPASS.com, the UFC’s digital streaming service, is now the exclusive digital broadcaster of the world’s leading all-female MMA organization.

UFC FIGHT PASS chief content officer Marshall Zelaznik said: “This is a historic multi-year, multi-event deal. When we launched UFC FIGHT PASS last Christmas, we said that we would never rest in bringing the best value to our subscribers. The addition of live and archived Invicta programming is going to be of enormous interest to our existing subscribers and bring in new subscribers, too.”

He added: “UFC FIGHT PASS already has subscribers in over 155 countries, which is a huge platform the Invicta athletes. Invicta fighters are now sharing the same stage as elite UFC fighters like Alexander Gustafson, Conor McGregor, Cung Le and Michael Bisping. For any UFC fans that haven’t seen these women compete before – I guarantee they will be blown away when they see what Invicta is all about.”

Invicta FC president Shannon Knapp said: “This is a great day for my company. Since the start of Invicta, I’ve been committed to providing the biggest and best possible platform for women athletes and, with this distribution deal with UFC FIGHT PASS, Invicta will reach the most passionate MMA fans, wherever they are in the world.”

In addition to every upcoming Invicta event screening live, the entire Invicta archive will be made available anytime, anywhere, on UFC FIGHT PASS.

That means subscribers will be able to check out fights featuring talents like atomweight world champion Michelle Waterson and flyweight title-holder Barb Honchak, as well as Cristiane “Cyborg” Santos, former Strikeforce champ Marloes Coenen and early-career fights of UFC stars like Alexis Davis, Cat Zingano and Liz Carmouche.

The Invicta FC library joins the libraries of PRIDE FC, Strikeforce, WEC, WFA, EliteXC, Affliction Entertainment and the UFC on UFCFIGHTPASS.com.

Invicta will be announcing the first event to be screened on UFCFIGHTPASS.com shortly.

Knapp said: “We are targeting a late-summer event, headlined by a world title fight. This is an historic event for myself, the company and my athletes, and every one of them is going to want to be on this first card.”

With the addition of Invicta being added to UFC Fight Pass, viewers can also get familiar with eight of the TUF 20 competitors who the UFC had acquired the contracts from Invicta specifically for TUF 20 to reign a champion at its new Stawweight Division. It was originally eleven but three of those due to UFC rulings gave them a straight pass into the UFC where they will compete but not under TUF bouts.
The original eight females from Invicta are:
Carla Esparza (9-2) – Former Invicta Strawweight Champion
Alex Chambers (4-1)
Felice Herrig (9-5)
Bec Rawlings (was Hyatt) (5-3)
Emily Kagan (3-1)
Rose Namajunas (2-1)
Tecia Torres (4-0)
Joanne Calderwood (8-0)
The rest of the TUF 20 cast members will be announced soon with only 8 slots available, having already held the castings back on April 28th.
For now though you can log onto http://www.ufc.tv/page/fightpass and see what UFC Fight Pass is all about if you do not already subscribe.  What better time to start your 7 day free trial than now.