UFC 194: McGregor and Rockhold become New Champions

It only took Conor McGregor 13 seconds to become the new featherweight champion of the world, knocking out Jose Aldo with a straight left punch in doing so.
Meanwhile in the co-main event it took Luke Rockhold 4 rounds to dispatch of the former middleweight champion Chris Weidman via a TKO stoppage after putting on a classic brutal ‘Rockhold’ fight to become the new Middleweight Champion.
Max Holloway showed why he is just getting better and better with each fight by gaining a clear dominant points wind over Jeremy Stephens.[…]

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UFC 194 was finally upon us, where the only featherweight champion the UFC has ever known, Jose Aldo will be defending his title for the eighth time meeting the Interim title holder in that of Conor McGregor at Las Vegas’ MGM Grand.

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It only took Conor McGregor 13 seconds to become the new featherweight champion of the world, knocking out Jose Aldo with a straight left punch in doing so. It was not going to be long time reigning champ Jose Aldo’s night, but the night belonged to New featherweight champion Conor Mcgregor.

Meanwhile in the co-main event it took Luke Rockhold 4 rounds to dispatch of the former middleweight champion Chris Weidman via a TKO stoppage after putting on a classic ‘Rockhold’ fight to become the new Middleweight Champion. 

Max Holloway showed why he is just getting better and better with each fight by gaining a clear dominant points wind over Jeremy Stephens.

Here are the full results:

Main Card 3 am UK

Conor McGregor Def  Jose Aldo Via KO  0.13 seconds

 New UFC Featherweight champion – Conor McGregor

Luke Rockhold  Def Chris Weidman Via TKO   3:12  round 4

New UFC Middleweight champion – Luke Rockhold

Yoel Romero  Def  Ronaldo Souza Via Unanimous Decision 29-27 28-29, 29-28

Demian Maia   Def Gunnar Nelson Via Unanimous Decision 30-26, 30-25, 30=25

Max Holloway  Def  Jeremy Stephens Via Unanimous Decision 30-27, 30-27, 29-28

Preliminary Card 1 am UK

Urijah Faber  Def Frankie Saenz Via Unanimous Decision 29-28, 29-28, 30-27

Tecia Torres Def Jocelyn Jones-Lybarger  Via Unanimous Decision 30-27, 30-27, 30-27

Warlley Alves  Def  Colby Covington Via Guillotine 1:26 round 1

Leonardo Santos Def  Kevin Lee Via TKO 3:26 round 1

Preliminary Card Fight Pass 11.30 pm UK

Magomed Mustafaev Def Joe Proctor Via TKO 1:54 Round 1

Yancy Medeiros Def John Makdessi Via Split Decision 29-28, 28-29, 29-28

Court McGee Def  Marcio Alexandre Via Unanimous Decision 30-27, 29-28, 29-28

Bonuses

FOTN

Chris Weidman vs. Luke Rockhold

POTN

Conor McGregor

Leonardo Santos

UFC FIGHT NIGHT BROOMFIELD – POST FIGHT PRESS CONFERENCE


UFC Fight Night Broomfield  Full Video Post Fight Press

 

Video Credit: UFC

 

UFC FIGHT NIGHT BROOMFIELD FULL RESULTS – HENDERSON VS THATCH


The night was finally here, UFC Fight Night Broomfield or UFC Fight Night 60. Either one will do, they are both the same event where former Lightweight Champion Benson Henderson took on Welterweight Brandon Thatch  [who has not been out of the first round in his last 10 fights, or over 2 minutes, for which he has finished every single fight].

Also on the Card, was up-and-coming Max Holloway who took on the veteran in Cole Miller in the Co-Main Event.

Here are the Full complete Results from UFC Broomfield:

Benson Henderson showing The MMA Lab love
Benson Henderson showing The MMA Lab love

Main Card

Welterweight: Benson Henderson Def Brandon Thatch Via RNC 3 mins 58 secs Rnd 4

Benson Henderson Win UK Broomfield
Benson Henderson Win UK Broomfield
It's on tight RNC Win for Benson Henderson against Brandon Thatch UFC Broomfield
It’s on tight RNC Win for Benson Henderson against Brandon Thatch UFC Broomfield
Benson Henderson with the RNC on Brandon Thatch UFC Broomfield
Benson Henderson with the RNC on Brandon Thatch UFC Broomfield

 

 

Featherweight: Max Holloway Def Cole Miller Via UD   29-28, 29-28, 30-27

Max Holloway Win UFC Broomfield
Max Holloway Win UFC Broomfield
Max Holloway and 'Team Blessed' Win UFC Broomfield
Max Holloway and ‘Team Blessed’ Win UFC Broomfield

Welterweight: Neil Magny  Def Kiichi Kunimoto Via RNC 1 min 22 Secs Rnd 3

Neil Magny Win UFC Broomfield
Neil Magny Win UFC Broomfield

Middleweight: Daniel Kelly Def Patrick Walsh Via UD   29-28, 29-28, 30-27

Daniel Kelly UFC Broomfield
Daniel Kelly UFC Broomfield

Lightweight: Kevin Lee Def Michel Prazeres Via UD 30-27, 29-28, 30-27

Kevin Lee Win UFC Broomfield
Kevin Lee Win UFC Broomfield

Flyweight: Ray Borg Def Chris Kelades Via Kimura 2 min 56 secs Rnd 3

Ray Borg Win UFC Broomfield
Ray Borg Win UFC Broomfield

Preliminary Card

Lightweight: Efrain Escudero Def Rodrigo De Lima Via UD 30-27, 30-27, 30-27

Efrain Escudero Win UFC Broomfield
Efrain Escudero Win UFC Broomfield

Featherweight: Chas Skelly Def Jim Alers Via TKO 4 min 59 secs Rnd 2

Chas Skelly celebrating Win UFC Broomfield
Chas Skelly celebrating Win UFC Broomfield
Chas Skelly Win UFC Broomfield
Chas Skelly Win UFC Broomfield

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fly weight: Zach Makovsky Def Elliott Via UD 29-28, 29-28, 29-28

Zach Makovsky Win UK Broomfield
Zach Makovsky Win UK Broomfield

Lightweight: James Moontasri Def Cody Pfister Via RNC 1 min 49 secs Rnd 2

James Moontasri Win  UFC Broomfield

James Moontasri Win UFC Broomfield

 

BONUSES

FIGHT OF THE NIGHT

Benson Henderson and Brandon Thatch    $50,000 each 

PERFORMANCE OF THE NIGHT

Ray Borg    $50,000

Neil Magny    $50,000

 

UFC FIGHT NIGHT BROOMFIELD: HENDERSON VS THATCH WEIGH-IN RESULTS


The UFC is back in Broomfield, Colorado, for the first time since 2010 and it may not have been an easy road to get here, but Saturday night’s main event will now feature Benson Henderson who is moving up a weight division to face deadly striker Brandon Thatch.

The Co-Main event features the ever exciting featherweight Max Holloway who goes up against Cole Miller.

Before we get to the all important fights it is of course the all important weigh-ins.

Main Card 3am GMT BT Sports 2/FS1, 10 PM ET/7 PM PT

Benson Henderson Vs Brandon Thatch UFC Broomfield Face Off
Benson Henderson Vs Brandon Thatch UFC Broomfield Face Off

Benson Henderson (169lbs) vs. Brandon Thatch (170 lbs)

Benson Henderson UFC Broomfield Weigh-In
Benson Henderson UFC Broomfield Weigh-In
Brandon Thatch UFC Broomfield Weigh-In
Brandon Thatch UFC Broomfield Weigh-In

Max Holloway (145.25 lbs) vs. Cole Miller (145 lbs)

Max Holloway Vs Cole Miller UFC Broomfield Face Off
Max Holloway Vs Cole Miller UFC Broomfield Face Off
Max Holloway UFC Broomfield Weigh-In
Max Holloway UFC Broomfield Weigh-In
Cole Miller UFC Broomfield Weigh-In
Cole Miller UFC Broomfield Weigh-In

Neil Magny (170.5 lbs) vs. Kiichi Kunimoto (170 lbs)

Neil Magny UFC Broomfield Weigh-In
Neil Magny UFC Broomfield Weigh-In
Neil Magny Vs Kiichi Kunimoto Face Off
Neil Magny Vs Kiichi Kunimoto Face Off

Daniel Kelly (185.5 lbs) vs. Patrick Walsh* (191.5 lbs)

Daniel Kelly Vs Patrick Walsh UFC Broomfield Face Off
Daniel Kelly Vs Patrick Walsh UFC Broomfield Face Off

Michel Prazeres  (156) with towel vs Kevin Lee (155.25 lbs)

Michel Prazeres Vs Kevin Lee UFC Broomfield Face Off
Michel Prazeres Vs Kevin Lee UFC Broomfield Face Off
Kevin Lee UFC Broomfield Weigh-In
Kevin Lee UFC Broomfield Weigh-In
Michel Prazeres UFC Broomfield Weigh-In
Michel Prazeres UFC Broomfield Weigh-In

Ray Borg (125.75 lbs) vs. Chris Kelades* (127 lbs) with towel

Ray Borg Vs Chris Kelades UFC Broomfield Face Off
Ray Borg Vs Chris Kelades UFC Broomfield Face Off

Preliminary Card 1am GMT BT Sports 2/FS1, 8 PM ET/5 PM PT

Efrain Escudero (156 lbs) vs. Rodrigo Lima (154.5 lbs)

Efrain Escudero Vs Rodrigo Lima UFC Broomfield - Face Off
Efrain Escudero Vs Rodrigo Lima UFC Broomfield – Face Off

Chas Skelly (145.75 lbs ) vs. Jim Alers (145 lbs)

Chas Skelly Vs Jim Alers UFC Broomfield Face Off
Chas Skelly Vs Jim Alers UFC Broomfield Face Off
Jim Alers UFC Broomfield Weigh-In
Jim Alers UFC Broomfield Weigh-In
Chas Skelly UFC Broomfield Weigh-In
Chas Skelly UFC Broomfield Weigh-In

Zach Makovsky (125.5 lbs) vs. Tim Elliott (125 lbs)

Zach Makovsky Vs Tim Elliott UFC Broomfield Face Off
Zach Makovsky Vs Tim Elliott UFC Broomfield Face Off
Zach Makovsky UFC Broomfield Weigh-In
Zach Makovsky UFC Broomfield Weigh-In

James Moontasri* (158 lbs) vs. Cody Pfister (156 lbs)

James Moontasri Vs Cody Pfister UFC Broomfield Face Off
James Moontasri Vs Cody Pfister UFC Broomfield Face Off

*Nik Lentz/Levan Makashvili was cancelled before the weigh-ins due to Nik being ill.

**Fighters have 2 hours to make weight before fines issued