UFC 187 Results: Daniel Cormier Becomes New Light Heavyweight Champion


UFC 187 came live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena and was one of the biggest cards top-to-bottom that the UFC has produced so far this year.

Daniel Cormier vs. Anthony Rumble UFC 187

Daniel Cormier defeated Anthony Rumble in the third round to become the new light heavyweight champion and Chris Weidman proved why he is still the middleweight champion by defeating Vitor Belfort via TKO in the first round.

Donald Cerrone showed his continuing winning streak by defeating late replacement John Makdessi via TKO in the second round.

Here are the full fight results:

Daniel Cormier Def  Anthony Johnson Via RNC 2 mins 39 secs Round 3

New UFC Light Heavyweight World Champion UFC 187 Daniel Cormier

#NEW #Light-Heavyweight #World #Champion  #Daniel Cormier

Chris Weidman Def  Vitor Belfort  Via TKO 2 mins 53 secs Round 1

Still Middleweight UFC Champion Chris Weidman UFC  187

#AndStill #Middleweight #World #Champion #Chris Weidman 

Donald Cerrone Def  John Makdessi Via TKO 4 mins 44 secs Round 2

Donald Cerrone UFC 187 Win

Andrei Arlovski  Def  Travis Browne Via TKO 4 min 41 secs Round 1

Joseph Benavidez Def  John Moraga Via Unanimous Decision 30-27, 30-27, 30-27

Preliminary Card 

John Dodson Def  Zach Makovsky Via Unanimous Decision 29-28, 29-28, 29-28

Dong Hyun Kim  Def  Josh Burkman Via Arm Triangle 2 mins 13 secs Round 3

Rafael Natal Def  Uriah Hall  Via Split Decision 29-28, 28-29, 29-28

Colby Covington Def  Mike Pyle Via Unanimous Decision 30-27, 29-28, 30-27

Preliminary Card 

Islam Makhachev Def  Leo Kuntz Via RNC 2 mins 38 Secs Round 2

Justin Scoggins Def  Josh Sampo Via Unanimous Decision 30-27, 30-27, 30-27

Nina Ansaroff  vs. Rose Namajunas was cancelled due to Ansaroff having the flu.

BONUSES

FOTN  $50,000 EACH

Andrei Arlovski

Travis Browne

POTN $50,000 Each 

Daniel Cormier

Chris Weidman

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UFC 187 Weigh-In Results: Cormier 205 lbs vs. Johnson 204.5 lbs


UFC 187 comes live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena for perhaps one of the biggest cards top-to-bottom that the UFC has produced so far this year, even with the loss of Jon Jones and Khabib Nurmagomedov.

Chris Weidman vs. Vito Belford Weigh-in UFC 187

The main event is now for the vacant Light Heavyweight title between Daniel Cormier and Anthony Johnson, while the co-main is the middleweight championship title between Chris Weidman and Vitor Belfort.

Before we get to the fights, we have to make sure the fighters are on weight first. Here are the weigh-in results.

Main Card 

Daniel Cormier (205 lbs) vs. Anthony Johnson (204.5 lbs)

Daniel Cormier Weigh-in UFC 187

Anthony Johnson Weigh-in UFC 187

Chris Weidman (185 lbs) vs. Vitor Belfort (184 lbs)

Chris Weidman Weigh-in UFC 187

Vitro Belfort Weigh-in UFC 187

Donald Cerrone (156 lbs) vs. John Makdessi (155.5 lbs)

Andrei Arlovski (241 lbs) vs. Travis Browne (236.5 lbs)

Joseph Benavidez (125.5 lbs) vs. John Moraga (126 lbs)

Preliminary Card 

John Dodson (125.5 lbs) vs. Zach Makovsky (126 lbs)

Dong Hyun Kim (170.5 lbs) vs. Josh Burkman (170.5 lbs)

Uriah Hall (186 lbs) vs. Rafael Natal (185.5 lbs)

Nina Ansaroff (120 lbs*) vs. Rose Namajunas (116 lbs)

Preliminary Card 

Mike Pyle (171 lbs) vs. Colby Covington (170.5 lbs)

Islam Makhachev (155.5 lbs) vs. Leo Kuntz (155.5 lbs)

Justin Scoggins (126 lbs) vs. Josh Sampo (126 lbs)

* Ansaroff will be fined a percentage of her purse for failing to make-weight.

UFC 183 DIAZ VS SILVA THE FULL RESULTS AND PICTURES


It was the Superfight we was all waiting to watch, UFC 183 Diaz vs Silva and I must admit, watching the five round fight, go five rounds, was something spectacular, in a good way!

Nick Diaz played his part perfectly, with a game plan at times that was just so ‘Nick Diaz’. Unfortunately it was not to be his night as Anderson Silva took the Unanimous Decision by the Judges.

Here are all the results from UFC 183 :

Anderson Silva  Def Nick Diaz via UD 49-46, 50-45, 50-45

Nick mutual respect silva UFC 183

Silva kneeling UFC 183
Silva kneeling UFC 183

Tyron Woodley Def Kelvin Gastelum via Split Decision 29-28 Gastelum, 29-28 Woodley, 30-27 Woodley

Tyron Woodley Win UFC 183
Tyron Woodley Win UFC 183

Al Iaquinta Def Joe Lauzon  via TKO 3 mins 34 secs Round Two

Al Win UFC 183
Al IaquintaWin UFC 183

Thales Leites  Def Tim Boetsch via Arm Triangle Choke 3 mins 45secs Round Two

Thales Win UFC 183
Thales  Leites Win UFC 183

Thiago Alves Def Jordan Mein via TKO 0.39secs Round Two

Thiago Alves Win
Thiago Alves Win

Miesha Tate  Def Sara McMann via Majority Decision 29-28, 29-27, 28-28

Thales Win UFC 183
Thales Win UFC 183

Derek Brunson Def Ed Herman  via TKO 0.36secs Round One

John Lineker Def Ian McCall  via UD 29-28, 29-28, 29-28

Rafael Natal  Def Tom Watson via UD  30-27, 30-27, 30-26

Ildemar Alcantara Def  Richardson Moreira via Split Decision 29-28 Alcantara, 29-28 Moreira, 29-28 Alcantara

Thiago Santos Def Andy Enz via TKO 1 min 56 sec Round One

Bonuses

FOTN

Thales Leites  vs. Tim Boetsch $50,000 Each

POTN

Thiago Alves $50,000

Tim Boetsch $50, 000

 

UFC 183 WEIGH-IN RESULTS – GASTELUM AND LINEKAR MISSES WEIGHT!


UFC 183 takes place tonight, January 31st at the MGM Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada.

All 24 athletes stepped on the official scales to make sure they met their contracted weight agreements, 22 out of the 24 sailed through.

John Linekar missed his contracted weight by 4 lbs and co-main event athlete Kelvin Gastelum missed his contracted weight by 9 lbs which resulted in a brief hospitalization due to his weight cut before he stepped on the scales.

Here are the full weigh-in results:

Main Card 

Nick Diaz vs Anderson Silva Face Off UFC 183
Nick Diaz vs Anderson Silva Face Off UFC 183

Middleweight : Anderson Silva (186 lbs) vs. Nick Diaz (185 lbs)

Anderson Silva weigh in UFC 183
Anderson Silva weigh in UFC 183

 

Nick Diaz weigh in UFC 183
Nick Diaz weigh in UFC 183

Welterweight : Tyron Woodley (170.5 lbs) vs. Kelvin Gastelum (180 lbs)*

Tyron Woodley weigh in UFC 183
Tyron Woodley weigh in UFC 183

 

Kelvin Gastelum weigh in UFC 183
Kelvin Gastelum weigh in UFC 183

Lightweight : Joe Lauzon (156 lbs) vs. Al Iaquinta (156 lbs)

Joe Lauzon weigh in
Joe Lauzon weigh in

 

Joe Lauzon vs Al Iaquntia Face Off
Joe Lauzon vs Al Iaquntia Face Off

Middleweight : Thales Leites  (186 lbs) vs. Tim Boetsch (185.5 lbs)

Thales Leites vs Tim Botesch
Thales Leites vs Tim Boetsch

 

Welterweight : Jordan Mein (169.5 lbs) vs. Thiago Alves (171 lbs)

Thiago Alves weigh in UFC 183
Thiago Alves weigh in UFC 183
Thiago Alves vs Jordan Mein Face off
Thiago Alves vs Jordan Mein Face off

Prelims 

Bantamweight : Miesha Tate (135.5lbs) vs. Sara McMann (135.5 lbs)

Miesha Tate weigh in UFC 183
Miesha Tate weigh in UFC 183
Sara McMann weigh in
Sara McMann weigh in

 

Miesha Tate vs Sara McMann Face Off
Miesha Tate vs Sara McMann Face Off

Middleweight : Ed Herman (186 lbs) vs. Derek Brunson (186 lbs)

Ed Herman vs Derek Brunson Face Off
Ed Herman vs Derek Brunson Face Off

Flyweight : Ian McCall (126 lbs) vs. John Lineker (130 lbs)*

Ian McCall vs John Linekar Face Off
Ian McCall vs John Linekar Face Off

Middleweight : Rafael Natal (185.5 lbs) vs. Tom Watson (186 lbs)

Tom Watson weigh in UFC 183
Tom Watson weigh in UFC 183

Prelims (UFC Fight Pass)

Featherweight : Diego Brandao (142 lbs) vs. Jimy Hettes (146 lbs)

Diego Brando vs Jimy Hettes Face Off
Diego Brando vs Jimy Hettes Face Off

Middleweight : Richardson Moreira (185.5 lbs) vs. Ildemar Alcantara (185 lbs)

Middleweight : Thiago Santos (185.5 lbs) vs. Andy Enz (186 lbs)

Andy Enz Weigh In UFC 183
Andy Enz Weigh In UFC 183
Andy Enz Face Off UFC 183
Andy Enz Face Off UFC 183

 

*Missed weight, Fined 30% of Purse