UFC On FOX 19 Results – Glover Teixeira KOs Rashad Evans In First Round

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On Saturday evening, UFC presented their UFC On FOX 19 event, headlined by Rashad Evans vs. Glover Teixeira and featuring the return of UFC Lightweight contender Khabib Nurmagomedov.

Nurmagomedov easily handled his short-notice replacement opponent Darrel Horcher, who he fought at a 160 pound catch weight, scoring a second round TKO victory in his Octagon return bout.

In the evening’s main event, Glover Teixeira took one step closer to securing another UFC Light Heavyweight title shot, as he brutally knocked out former UFC 205-pound champion Rashad Evans in just over one minute of the first round.

Below are quick-match results of the UFC On FOX 19 event from Tampa, Florida on Saturday, April 16, 2016.

UFC On FOX 19 (Fight Pass Prelim Fights)

– Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos def. Omari Akhmedov via TKO (knees) at 3:03 of round 3
– Oluwale Bamgbose def. Cezar Ferreira via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-27)
– John Dodson def. Manny Gamburyan via TKO (punches) at 0:47 of round 1

UFC On FOX 19 (FOX Prelim Fights)

– Michael Graves def. Randy Brown via submission (rear naked choke) at 2:31 of round 2
– Santiago Ponzinibbio def. Court McGee via TKO (punches) at 4:15 of round 1
– Raquel Pennington def. Bethe Correia via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
– Michael Chiesa def. Beneil Dariush via submission (rear naked choke) at 1:20 of round 2

UFC On FOX 19 (Main Card Fights):

– Cub Swanson def. Hacran Dias via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
– Khabib Nurmagomedov def. Darrell Horcher via TKO (punches) at 3:38 in round 2
– Rose Namajunas def. Tecia Torres via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
– Glover Teixeira def. Rashad Evans via KO (punch) at 1:48 of round 1

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