UFC 142: Featherweight Champ Jose Aldo Takes Out Chad Mendes
By FCF Staff
Here are the results from UFC 142 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, which saw featherweight champion Jose Aldo retain his belt with a first round, knockout of challenger Chad Mendes.
In another of the card’s feature attractions, veteran middleweight Vitor Belfort tapped out Anthony Johnson with a rear-naked-choke in round one.
Jose Aldo def. Chad Mendes via KO (knee and punches) – R1, 4:59
Vitor Belfort def. Anthony Johnson via submission (rear-naked choke) – R1, 4:45
Rousimar Palhares def. Mike Massenzio via submission (heel hook) – R1, 1:03
Carlo Prater def. Erick Silva via disqualification (illegal punches) – R1, 0:29
Edson Barboza def. Terry Etim via KO (spinning heel kick) – R3, 2:02
Thiago Tavares def. Sam Stout via unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 29-28)
Gabriel Gonzaga def. Ednaldo Oliveira via submission (rear-naked choke) – R1, 3:22
Yuri Alcantara def. Michihiro Omigawa via unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 30-27)
Mike Pyle def. Ricardo Funch via TKO (knees and punches) – R1, 1:22
Felipe Arantes def. Antonio Carvalho via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
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