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UFC Fight Night 90 Results — Alvarez TKOs RDA To Claim UFC Lightweight Title

On Thursday, UFC officially kicked off International Fight Week with the first of three consecutive events, as UFC Fight Night 90 took place live from Las Vegas, Nevada.

In the main event of the evening, former Bellator Lightweight Champion Eddie Alvarez scored a first-round TKO of Rafael dos Anjos to become the new UFC Lightweight Champion.

The co-main event of the evening saw Derrick Lewis edge out longtime UFC veteran Roy “Big Country” Nelson via split decision victory after three rounds of action.

Below are complete UFN 90 quick-match results from Thursday, July 7, 2016.

Main Card

Eddie Alvarez def. Rafael dos Anjos via first-round TKO (3:49)
Derrick Lewis def. Roy Nelson via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
Alan Jouban def. Belal Muhammad via unanimous decision (28-27, 29-28, 29-27)
Joseph Duffy def. Mitch Clarke via submission (rear-naked choke, 0:25, Round 1)

Preliminary Card
Alberto Mina def. Mike Pyle via knockout (flying knee, 1:17, Round 2)
John Makdessi def. Mehdi Baghdad via split decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28)
Anthony Birchak via Dileno Lopes via split decision (27-30, 29-28, 29-28)
Pedro Munhoz def. Russell Doane via submission (guillotine, 2:08, Round 1)
Felipe Arantes def. Jerrod Sanders via verbal submission (armbar, 1:39, Round 2)
Gilbert Burns def. Lukasz Sajewski via submission (armbar, 4:57, Round 1)
Marco Beltran def. Reginaldo Vieira via submission (rear-naked choke, 3:04, Round 2)
Vicente Luque def. Alvaro Herrera via submission (D’Arce choke, 3:52, Round 2)

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