Henry Cejudo was able to defend his belt against TJ Dillashaw in the main event of UFC on ESPN+ 1. With that win, he won the new UFC Legacy Belt.
UFC on ESPN+ 1: Henry Cejudo vs. T.J. Dillashaw took place on Saturday January 19, 2018 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn. The main card streams on ESPN+ while the prelims on ESPN and ESPN+. Below you can find the complete and official results.
In the main event, Henry Cejudo (14-2 MMA, 8-2 UFC) was victorious when he defeated bantamweight champ TJ Dillashaw (16-4 MMA, 12-4 UFC) in 32-seconds via TKO in the very first round.
In the co-main event, Greg Hardy (3-1 MMA, 0-1 UFC) connected an illegal knee to the head of a downed Allen Crowder (10-3 MMA, 1-1 UFC). That knee dropped Allen which lead to Hardy’s disqualification of Round 2 at the 2:28 mark.
UFC on ESPN+ 1: Henry Cejudo vs. T.J. Dillashaw official results:
Flyweight: (C) Henry Cejudo def. T.J. Dillashaw via TKO (strikes) in Round 1, 0:32
Heavyweight: Allen Crowder def. Greg Hardy
disqualification (illegal knee) in Round 2, 2:28
Lightweight: Gregor Gillespie def. Yancy Medeiros TKO (punches) in Round 2, 4:59
Flyweight: Joseph Benavidez def. Dustin Ortiz via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Women’s flyweight: Paige VanZant def. Rachael Ostovich via submission (armbar) in Round 2, 1:52
Light heavyweight: Glover Teixeira def. Karl Roberson via submission (arm-triangle choke) in Round 1, 3:21
Preliminary Card #2:
Lightweight: Donald Cerrone def. Alexander Hernandez via TKO (head-kick and punches) in Round 2, 3:43
Women’s flyweight: Joanne Calderwood def. Ariane Lipski via unanimous decision (30-26, 30-26, 30-27)
Light heavyweight: Alonzo Menifield def. Vinicius Moreira via TKO (punches) in Round 1, 3:56
Bantamweight: Cory Sandhagen def. Mario Bautista via submission (armbar) in Round 1, 3:31
Preliminary Card #2:
Lightweight: Dennis Bermudez def. Te Edwards via unanimous decision (30-26, 30-26, 30-26)
Welterweight: Geoff Neal def. Belal Muhammad via unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-27)
Welterweight: Chance Rencountre def. Kyle Stewart via submission (rear-naked choke) in Round 1, 2:25
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