UFC Philadelphia: Justin Gaethje Devastates Edson Barboza
By FCF Staff
Here are the results from UFC Philadelphia, which saw Justin Gaethje score another, first-round knockout.
Gaethje took on fellow lightweight contender Edson Barboza in the main event, and midway into the first round, he KO’d the feared striker with a vicious, right hook.
In Gaethje’s previous fight, last August, he knocked out James Vick in the first round.
Justin Gaethje def. Edson Barboza via KO (punch) R1, 2:30
Jack Hermansson def. David Branch via submission (guillotine choke) R1, 0:49
Josh Emmett def. Michael Johnson via KO (right hand) R3, 4:14
Michelle Waterson def. Karolina Kowalkiewicz via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Paul Craig def. Kennedy Nzechukwu via submission (triangle-choke) R3, 4:20
Sodiq Yusuff def. Sheymon Moraes via unanimous decision (29-27, 29-28, 29-28)
Marina Rodriguez def. Jessica Aguilar via unanimous decision (29-26, 29-27, 29-27)
Desmond Green def. Ross Pearson via TKO (strikes) R1, 2:52
Kevin Aguilar def. Enrique Barzola via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Kevin Holland def. Gerald Meerschaert via split decision (29-27, 28-29, 30-27)
Casey Kenney def. Ray Borg via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)
Maryna Moroz def. Sabina Mazo via unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)
Alex Perez def. Mark De La Rosa via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)