Friday, August 7, 2020

UFC San Antonio Results: Edwards Decisions Dos Anjos

Check out MMA News' UFC San Antonio results

UFC San Antonio went down tonight (Sat. July 20, 2019) from the AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas. The world’s leading mixed martial arts (MMA) promotion compiled an excellent card for fight fans to enjoy. It’s headlined by a meeting between Rafael dos Anjos and Leon Edwards.

Also, Aleksei Oleinik vs. Walt Harris also took place on the card. It’s certain to have a great night of fights. Check out MMA News’ UFC San Antonio results below:

Main Card

Welterweight bout: Rafael dos Anjos vs. Leon Edwards

Round 1: Edwards with the takedown a minute in, lands in Dos Anjos’ guard near the fence. Edwards looking for an arm triangle for a moment, but RDA defends it well. RDA is able to make it to his feet. Edwards keeps his back for a moment then they disengage. They go back to striking with RDA landing a right hook to the body. 

Round 2: RDA was pressing forward and landing some solid leg kicks. Edwards backing up a lot again early, looking to bait the counter. Dos Anjos, bleeding pretty badly around the right eye. Edwards was landing solid shots when RDA came in for leg kicks. Another low kick sweeps Edwards off his feet and RDA lands on top. Dos Anjos is in Edwards’ half guard, but Edwards stands. The doctor checked the nasty cut over the right eye of RDA. 

Round 3: RDA drops for a takedown, but Edwards defends and they reset. Edwards clinched with him up against the fence while landing some decent knee strikes. The fans were booing this as they didn’t want to see it. 

Round 4: Edwards dominated the round with striking then avoided a flying knee by RDA that saw him fall to the ground late in the round. Edwards got on top and was passing his guard with ease to half. RDA scrambled back to his feet but Edwards rotated and got back into the clinch. 

Round 5: RDA was staying aggressive and trying to look for a finish but it was too late as Edwards did a nice job of avoiding any big shot. He stayed light on his feet while trying to avoid these strikes. RDA crashing forward with combos, but not landing clean. Hard elbow inside from Edwards. 

Official Result: Leon Edwards def. Rafael Dos Anjos by unanimous decision (50-45, 49-46, 49-46)

Heavyweight bout: Walt Harris def. Aleksei Oleinik by knockout (strikes) at :12 of Round 1

Heavyweight bout: Greg Hardy def. Juan Adams by TKO (punches) at :25 of Round 1

Lightweight bout: Dan Hooker def. James Vick by knockout (punches) at 2:33 of Round 1

Lightweight bout: Alexander Hernandez def. Francisco Trinaldo by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)

Heavyweight bout: Andrei Arlovski def. Ben Rothwell by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Preliminary Card

Featherweight bout: Alex Caceres def. Steven Peterson by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)

Women’s bantamweight bout: Raquel Pennington def. Irene Aldana by split decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28)

Light heavyweight bout: Klidson Abreu def. Sam Alvey by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)

Women’s flyweight bout: Jennifer Maia def. Roxanne Modafferi via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Bantamweight bout: Ray Borg def. Gabriel Silva by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

Bantamweight bout: Mario Bautista def. Jinsoo Son by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)

Bantamweight bout: Felipe Colares def. Domingo Pilarte by split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)

Trending Articles

BREAKING: Figueiredo vs. Garbrandt, Shevchenko vs. Maia Title Bouts Set For UFC 255

UFC 255 has two title fights on tap for Nov. 21. ESPN's Brett Okamoto reports that UFC president Dana...

Corey Anderson Signs With Bellator After Requesting UFC Release

Corey Anderson is now a member of the Bellator roster. Anderson had been competing under the UFC banner. He...

Yair Rodriguez Fires Back At Zabit Magomedsharipov

Yair Rodriguez has put Zabit Magomedsharipov on blast after his comments on their bout cancellation. Rodriguez vs. Magomedsharipov...

Vicente Luque Plans To KO Nate Diaz But Would Take Michael Chiesa Fight

Vicente Luque has two names in mind for his next Octagon appearance. Nate Diaz or Michael Chiesa. At UFC...

UFC Releases Ray Borg Following Latest Fight Withdrawal

The UFC has ended its relationship with Ray Borg. MMAFighting's Damon Martin was able to confirm with UFC officials...

Latest MMA News

Watch: Valerie Loureda Knocks Out Tara Graff At Bellator 243

Valerie Loureda scored a knockout victory over Tara Graff. On the preliminary portion of Bellator 243, Loureda shared the...

UFC Releases Ray Borg Following Latest Fight Withdrawal

The UFC has ended its relationship with Ray Borg. MMAFighting's Damon Martin was able to confirm with UFC officials...

Bellator 243 Live Stream & Results Tonight (Aug. 7)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ich3Q9M6A78 The time has arrived for Bellator 243. The card will take place tonight (Aug. 7)...

Derrick Lewis Promises To Come Out ‘Balls Blazing’ Against Aleksei Oleinik

With the ability to move mountains with his words, Derrick Lewis says he will come out "balls blazing" at UFC on ESPN+...

BREAKING: Figueiredo vs. Garbrandt, Shevchenko vs. Maia Title Bouts Set For UFC 255

UFC 255 has two title fights on tap for Nov. 21. ESPN's Brett Okamoto reports that UFC president Dana...

Corey Anderson Signs With Bellator After Requesting UFC Release

Corey Anderson is now a member of the Bellator roster. Anderson had been competing under the UFC banner. He...

Dustin Jacoby Wants UFC Return Fight To Be Against Gokhan Saki

Dustin Jacoby can say he is a UFC fighter once again. The 32-year-old was in the Las Vegas-based promotion...

Daniel Cormier Says Fight With Miocic at UFC 252 is About Legacy

Daniel Cormier and Stipe Miocic will face each other soon at UFC 252. They are 1-1 against one another and both men,...

UFC on ESPN+ 32 Weigh-in Results: Main Event Official, Three Fighters Miss

UPDATE: The UFC on ESPN+ 32 weigh-ins have wrapped up. Three fighters have missed weight. The UFC on ESPN+...

Darren Till Provides Update On Knee Injury Following UFC on ESPN 14

Darren Till has detailed the recovery process for his knee injury. On July 25, Till took on former UFC...

UFC Lightweight Kevin Lee Suffers Second ACL Tear In His Other Knee

Kevin Lee was recovering from a torn ACL, only to suffer the same injury with his other knee. Lee...

Jose Aldo Praises UFC 251 Ref For Giving Him Chances To Keep Fighting

Jose Aldo is happy with referee Leon Roberts Following UFC 251. Back in July, Aldo took on Petr Yan...