UFC Fight Night Glasgow Official Results: Bisping picks up a Split Decision Win over Thales Leites

The UFC held its first ever event in Glasgow, Scotland today and saw ‘The Count’ take a split decision win over tough Brazilian Thales Leites in the Main Event.  In the co-main event it was the ever durable Evan Dunham who got the unanimous decision against tough british fighter Ross Pearson.

Joseph Duffy with the Triangle Choke Win on Ivan Jorge #UFCGlasgow

Irish sensation Joseph Duffy, proved yet again why all eyes should be firmly fixed on him in the lightweight division by submitting Ivan Jorge Via Triangle Choke in just 3 mins 05 secs of the opening round.

Here are all the official results:


Michael Bisping Def Thales Leites Via Split Decision  48-47, 49-46, 48-47

Evan Dunham Def Ross Pearson Via Unanimous Decision

Joseph Duffy Def  Ivan Jorge Via Triangle Choke 3mins 05 secs Round One

Joanne Calderwood Def Cortney Casey-Sanchez Via Unanimous Decision 30-27, 29-28, 30-27

Leon Edwards Def Pawel Pawlak Via Unanimous Decision 30-27, 30-27, 30-27

Steven Ray Def Leonardo Mafra Teixeira Via TKO 2mins 30 seconds Round One

Preliminary Card 

Patrick Holohan  Def  Vaughan Lee Via Unanimous Decision 30-27, 30-27, 30-27

Ilir Latifi Def  Hans Stringer Via KO  0.56 seconds Round One

Mickael Lebout  Def  Teemu Packalen Via Unanimous Decision 29-28, 29-28, 30-27

Robert Whiteford  Def Paul Redmond  Via TKO 3 mins 04 secs Round One

Preliminary Card Fight Pass

Jimmie Rivera Def Marcus Brimage Via TKO 1 min 29 secs Round One

Daniel Omielanczuk  Def Chris de la Rocha Via TKO  0.48 seconds Round One

BONUSES $50,000 Each


Stevie Ray

Joseph Duffy


Joanne Calderwood  Vs.  Cortney Casey


Ahead of UFC®’s highly anticipated debut event in Scotland, UFC FIGHT NIGHT®: BISPING vs. LEITES, the organisation has today confirmed a series of fan events which will take place during the lead up to the event on Saturday, July 18th.

On Wednesday, July 15th fans will have the opportunity to watch their favourite fighters from the UFC Fight Night Glasgow line-up train, as UFC hosts an exclusive open workout evening at The Old Fruitmarket in Glasgow. Fighters including Michael Bisping, Thales Leites, Joanne Calderwood, Stevie Ray and Robert Whiteford will all take part in individual workouts in front of fans and media, as well as facing off against their opponents for the very first time.

 UFC Fight Night Glasgow

Doors to the event open at 17:30 BST. The event is free to attend but fans will need to secure a free-of-charge ticket in order to gain entry. Tickets can be secured by clicking this link: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/official-ufc-open-workouts-for-ufc-glasgow-tickets-17602663039


On Friday, July 17th fans are invited to attend the official UFC FIGHT NIGHT®: BISPING vs. LEITES live weigh-ins at the SSE Hydro. Doors will open to UFC Fight Clubmembers at 12:00, with general admission following at 12:15.


Ahead of the fighters stepping onto the scales, there will be a live Q&A with UFC guest fighters, between at 12:45-13:30, while an autograph signing will follow between 14:30-16:00.

The weigh-ins, Q&A and fan signings are all free to attend and open to the public.

Summary of fan events during UFC FIGHT NIGHT: BISPING vs. LEITES fight week:

Wednesday, July 15th

Ultimate Fan and Media Day

Details: Free to attend and open to all.

To secure a free ticket: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/official-ufc-open-workouts-for-ufc-glasgow-tickets-17602663039

Location: Old Fruitmarket, Candleriggs, Glasgow, G1 1NQ

17:30: Doors open to fans

18:30 – 19:30: UFC Fight Night: Bisping vs. Leites open workouts

19:30 – 19:45: UFC Fight Night: Bisping vs. Leites fighter face offs

Friday, July 17th

Weigh-ins, Q&A and fan signings

Details: Free to attend

Location: SSE Hydro, Glasgow, G8 8YW


Doors open to UFC Fight Club members                      12:00

Doors open to general public                                    12:15

UFC Guest fighter Q&A                                             12:45-13:30

UFC Fight Night: Bisping vs. Leites weigh-ins                14:00-14:30

UFC Guest fighter autograph signings                           14:30-16:00                          


For the latest information on this event, please visit www.ufc.com or follow @UFC_UK on twitter.

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