UFC Lincoln Results: Gaethje Puts Vick To Sleep

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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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