UFC Fight Night London: Live Coverage and Results - TheMacLife

UFC Fight Night London: Live Coverage and Results

Jimi Manuwa takes on Corey Anderson in the main event of the UFC’s return to London.

By John Balfe - 18 Mar 2017

LONDON – ENGLAND — TheMacLife.com reports from The O2 Arena in London for the UFC’s latest fight card from the English capital.

In the main event, one of London’s own Jimi Manuwa stakes a claim to be among the light heavyweight division’s elite when he faces the seventh ranked contender, former Ultimate Fighter winner Corey Anderson. In the evening’s co-featured bout, Irish and Icelandic eyes will be fixed upon SBG’s Gunnar Nelson as he faces striker Alan Jouban.

Jospeh Duffy, the subject of much speculation as to the future of his fighting career, will fight out the last bout of his UFC contract against Swedish veteran Reza Madadi.

Elsewhere, Brad Pickett walks to the cage for the final time in his career where he faces Marlon Vera and the event also features top prospects Makwan Amirkhani, Arnold Allen (who face each other), Marc Diakiese, Ian Entwistle and more.

Keep up to date with all the action with our results page below.

UFC Fight Night London – The O2 Arena, March 18th 2017

Jimi Manuwa def. Corey Anderson by first round knockout

Gunnar Nelson def. Alan Jouban by second round submission (guillotine choke)

Marlon Vera def. Brad Pickett via Round 3 TKO (head kick and punches)

Arnold Allen def. Makwan Amirkhani via split decision

Prelims

Joseph Duffy def. Reza Madadi via unanimous decision

Francimar Barroso def Darren Stewart via unanimous decision

Timothy Johnson def. Daniel Omiealanczuk via split decision

Tom Breese vs. Oluwale Bamgbose (Middleweight) *Cancelled after Breese deemed medically unfit to compete*

Leon Edwards def. Albert Luque via unanimous decision

Marc Diakiese def. Teemu Packalen via KO at :30 of R1

Bradley Scott def. Scott Askham via split decision

Lina Lansberg def. Lucie Pudilova via unanimous decision

The entire card is viewable on UFC Fight Pass

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