A raucous mild heavyweight combat between Vitor Petrino and Anton Turkalj took house “Struggle of the Evening” honors at UFC Las Vegas.
Petrino secured a unanimous determination by way of 30-26 and 30-27 twice for his superior work in placing and grappling over three rounds. The robust Turkalj tried to place his submission sport to make use of, however he was repeatedly outworked till the ultimate bell. Each fighters took house an extra $50,000 for the thrilling scrap, nevertheless.
UFC Las Vegas befell Saturday at The Theater at Virgin Motels in Las Vegas. Your complete occasion aired on ESPN+.
Two different fighters took house $50,000 bonuses for “Efficiency of the Evening.”
- Bruno Silva shocked Tyson Nam with a front kick to the face earlier than a slick transition to the again, the place he choked out the UFC vet.
- Davey Grant pulled off a rarely-seen reverse triangle choke in opposition to vet Raphael Assuncao, retiring the Brazilian with simply 17 seconds left in their fight.