UFC London Results: Masvidal Sleeps Till

Check out MMA News' UFC London results, which features a welterweight main event between Darren Till and Jorge Masvidal.

UFC London

Today (Sat. March 16, 2019) UFC London went down from the O2 Arena in London, England. The show was main evented by a tremendous 170-pound contest. Ex-UFC welterweight title challenger Darren Till returned to the Octagon. He took on veteran Jorge Masvidal, who made his return after over a year away.

Also, Leon Edwards looked to continue his impressive win streak. He faced jiu-jitsu ace Gunnar Nelson. Light heavyweights Volkan Oezdemir and Dominick Reyes also did battle on the main card. Check out MMA News’ UFC London results here below:

Main Card (ESPN+, 4 P.M. ET):

  • Welterweight: Darren Till vs. Jorge Masvidal

Round 1:

Masvidal springs out and goes for a kick, but it’s a low blow. The action stops. A big left land drops Masvidal and the Englishman jumps on him. Masvidal gets to his feet and has a kick caught, and Till takes the fight to the ground. Masvidal gets to his feet again. A takedown shot from Masvidal is changed into hook attempts. Till lands a few nice left hands and backs Masvidal against the cage.

More nice shots from Till against the cage. Masvidal lands a nice hook as he jumps forward, and follows it up with two more. Till responds with a nice jab. Masvidal misses with some wilds overhands. The round comes to an end.

Round 2:

Till coming out with the pressure again. Masvidal with a takedown, but Till gets right back to his feet. Nice jab lands for Till again. Another jab sneaks in for Till, but Masvidal responds with a body kick. He’s been landing those kicks a lot more frequently as the fight rolls on. Masvidal catches Till with some nice hooks as he comes forward. Masvidal catches Till with a huge left hand and Till is OUT! Masvidal catches Till a few more times as he goes to the floor, but that’s a wrap.

Official Result: Jorge Masvidal def. Darren Till via R2 KO (punches, 3:05)

  • Welterweight: Leon Edwards def. Gunnar Nelson via split decision (28-29, 29-27, 29-28)
  • Light heavyweight: Dominick Reyes def. Volkan Oezdemir via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
  • Bantamweight: Nathaniel Wood def. Jose Quinonez via R2 submission (rear-naked choke, 2:46)
  • Welterweight: Claudio Silva def. Danny Roberts via R3 verbal submission (armbar, 3:37)
  • Middleweight: Jack Marshman def. John Phillips via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28

Prelims: (ESPN+, 1 P.M. ET):

  • Featherweight: Arnold Allen def. Jordan Rinaldi via unanimous decision (30-26, 30-27, 29-28)
  • Lightweight: Marc Diakiese def. Joseph Duffy via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
  • Light heavyweight: Saparbeg Safarov def. Nicolae Negumereanu via unanimous decision (29-26, 29-26, 29-27)
  • Middleweight: Tom Breese vs. Ian Heinisch
  • Featherweight: Dan Ige def. Danny Henry via R1 submission (rear-naked choke, 1:17)
  • Women’s flyweight: Molly McCann def. Priscila Cachoeira via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
  • Featherweight: Mike Grundy def. Nad Narimani via R2 TKO (punches, 4:42)