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(MMA) UFC 212: Aldo vs. Holloway (Preview, Predictions and Results)

Fight card / Prediction

Main Card
Weight class Prediction Notes
Featherweight José Aldo (c) vs. Max Holloway (ic)  Holloway UFC Featherweight Championship unification bout
Women’s Strawweight Cláudia Gadelha vs. Karolina Kowalkiewicz  Kowalkiewicz
Middleweight Vitor Belfort vs. Nate Marquardt  Belfort
Middleweight Paulo Borrachinha vs. Oluwale Bamgbose  Bamgbose
Welterweight Erick Silva vs. Yancy Medeiros  Silva
Preliminary Card (Fox Sports 1)
Bantamweight Raphael Assunção vs. Marlon Moraes  Assuncao
Middleweight Antônio Carlos Júnior vs. Eric Spicely  Carlos Junior
Bantamweight Johnny Eduardo vs. Matthew Lopez  Eduardo
Bantamweight Iuri Alcântara vs. Brian Kelleher  Kelleher
Preliminary Card (UFC Fight Pass)
Women’s Strawweight Viviane Pereira vs. Jamie Moyle  Pereira
Welterweight Luan Chagas vs. Jim Wallhead  Wallhead
Flyweight Marco Beltrán vs. Deiveson Figueiredo  Beltran

Results

Main Card
Weight class Method Round Time Notes
Featherweight Max Holloway (ic) def. José Aldo (c) TKO (punches) 3 4:13 UFC Featherweight Championship unification bout.

Women’s Strawweight Cláudia Gadelha def. Karolina Kowalkiewicz Submission (rear-naked choke) 1 3:03  
Middleweight Vitor Belfort def. Nate Marquardt Decision (unanimous) (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) 3 5:00  
Middleweight Paulo Borrachinha def. Oluwale Bamgbose TKO (punches) 2 1:06  
Welterweight Yancy Medeiros def. Erick Silva TKO (punches) 2 2:01  
Preliminary Card (Fox Sports 1)
Bantamweight Raphael Assunção def. Marlon Moraes Decision (split) (28-29, 29-28, 30-27) 3 5:00
Middleweight Antônio Carlos Júnior def. Eric Spicely Submission (rear-naked choke) 2 3:49
Bantamweight Matthew Lopez def. Johnny Eduardo TKO (punches) 1 2:57
Bantamweight Brian Kelleher def. Iuri Alcântara Submission (guillotine choke) 1 1:48
Preliminary Card (UFC Fight Pass)
Women’s Strawweight Viviane Pereira def. Jamie Moyle Decision (unanimous) (29-28, 30-27, 30-27) 3 5:00
Welterweight Luan Chagas def. Jim Wallhead Submission (rear-naked choke) 2 4:48
Flyweight Deiveson Figueiredo def. Marco Beltrán TKO (punches) 2 5:00

Bonus awards

The following fighters were awarded $50,000 bonuses:

  • Fight of the Night: Max Holloway vs. José Aldo
  • Performance of the Night: Cláudia Gadelha and Brian Kelleher

Mark Broussard Prediction – UFC 194: Aldo vs McGregor

Main Card
Featherweight
José Aldo (c) vs. Conor McGregor (ic)
Prediction: Jose Aldo

Middleweight
Chris Weidman (c) vs. Luke Rockhold
Prediction: Chris Weidman

Middleweight
Ronaldo Souza vs. Yoel Romero
Prediction: Ronaldo Souza

Welterweight
Demian Maia vs. Gunnar Nelson
Prediction: Demian Maia

Featherweight
Max Holloway vs. Jeremy Stephens
Prediction: Max Holloway

Preliminary Card (Fox Sports 1)
Bantamweight
Urijah Faber vs. Frankie Saenz
Prediction: Urijah Faber

Women’s Strawweight
Tecia Torres vs. Jocelyn Jones-Lybarger
Prediction: Tecia Torres

Welterweight
Warlley Alves vs. Colby Covington
Prediction: Colby Covington

Lightweight
Leonardo Santos vs. Kevin Lee
Prediction: Leonardo Santos

Preliminary Card (UFC Fight Pass)
Lightweight
Joe Proctor vs. Magomed Mustafaev
Prediction: Joe Proctor

Lightweight
John Makdessi vs. Yancy Medeiros
Prediction: Yancy Medeiros

Welterweight
Court McGee vs. Márcio Alexandre Jr.
Prediction: Marcio Alexandre Jr.