UFC Lincoln Results: Gaethje Puts Vick To Sleep

Tonight (Sat. August 25, 2018) the UFC is in Lincoln, Nebraska from the Pinnacle Bank Arena.

In the main event, lightweights Justin Gaethje and James Vick will go head-to-head. The co-featured bout will see Andre Fili and Michael Johnson collide in a featherweight contest. Also, Mickey Gall will open up the FS2 prelims against George Sullivan.

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Main Card (FS1, 10 P.M. ET)

  • Lightweight: Justin Gaethje vs. James Vick

Round 1:

Feint flying knee from Vick starts the round. Gaethje now trying to push forward. Gaethje in close until they separate. Gaethje closes in again and lands a thunderous overhand that right that puts Vick to sleep. That’s a wrap.

Official Result: Justin Gaethje def. James Vick via KO (punch) at 1:27 of R1

  • Featherweight: Michael Johnson def. Andre Fili via split decision (29-28, 27-30, 29-28)
  • Women’s strawweight: Cortney Casey def. Angela Hill via split decision (30-27, 28-29, 29-28)
  • Welterweight: Bryan Barberena def. Jake Ellenberger via R1 TKO (punches, 2:26)
  • Flyweight: Deiveson Figueiredo def. John Moraga via R2 TKO (body punch and strikes, 3:08)
  • Middleweight: Eryk Anders def. Tim Williams by R3 knockout (head kick, 4:42)

Preliminary Card (FS2, 8 P.M. ET)

  • Welterweight: James Krause def. Warlley Alves via R2 knockout (strikes, 2:28)
  • Bantamweight: Cory Sandhagen def. Iuri Alcantara via R2 TKO (Punches, 1:01)
  • Middleweight: Andrew Sanchez def. Markus Perez by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
  • Welterweight: Mickey Gall def. George Sullivan by R1 submission (rear-naked choke, 1:09)

UFC Fight Pass Exclusive Prelims (6:30 P.M. ET)

  • Women’s flyweight: Joanne Calderwood def. Kalindra Faria via R1 submission (triangle-armbar, 1:31)
  • Lightweight:  Drew Dober def. John Tuck via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-26, 30-26) 
  • Bantamweight: Rani Yahya def. Luke Sanders via R1 submission (heel hook, 1:31)

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