UFC Adelaide Fight Night 142 results: Dos Santos TKO’s Tuivasa

UFC Adelaide Fight Night 142 results: Dos Santos defeats Tuivasa
UFC Adelaide: Dos Santos defeats Tuivasa / Pic: via Twitter @UFC

UFC Fight Night 142 took place at Adelaide Entertainment Center on Sunday December 2 (AEDT). MMA event featured twelve bouts.

The heavyweight battle between Junior Dos Santos and Tai Tuivasa topped the fight card. The contest ended in the second round with the former champion in the division Dos Santos taking the win by TKO with punches.

In the co-main event Tyson Pedro squared off against Mauricio Rua. The light heavyweight battle ended in the third round when the latter stopped his opponent also with punches.

Also on the main card Mark Hunt made his final appearance inside the Octagon facing off Justin Willis. The clash of heavyweights went the distance. Willis was pronounced as the winner by a unanimous decision.

As well, Anthony Rocco Martin came out victorious from his welterweight bout against Jake Matthews taking the win by a technical submission in Round 3. In addition, featherweight Sodiq Yusuff stopped Suman Mokhtarian in the first round with punches, and light heavyweight Jimmy Crute submitted Paul Craig in the third round.

The main card followed the preliminary cards comprising six bouts. The complete fight results from UFC Adelaide can be found below.

UFC Fight Night 142 results

Junior dos Santos def. Tai Tuivasa via TKO (punches, R2 at 2:30)
Mauricio Rua def. Tyson Pedro via TKO (punches, R3 at 0:43)
Justin Willis def. Mark Hunt via unanimous decision (29-28 x3)
Anthony Rocco Martin def. Jake Matthews via submission (anaconda choke, R3 at 1:19)
Sodiq Yusuff def. Suman Mokhtarian via TKO (punches R1 at 2:14)
Jimmy Crute def. Paul Craig via submission (kimura, R3 at 4:51)

Preliminary card
Alexey Kunchenko def. Yushin Okami via unanimous decision (30-26 x2, 30-27)
Wilson Reis def. Ben Nguyen via unanimous decision (30-27 x3)
Keita Nakamura def. Salim Touahri via split decision (30-27, 28-29, 29-28)
Kai Kara-France def. Elias Garcia via unanimous decision (30-25 x2, 30-26)

Early Prelims
Christos Giagos def. Mizuto Hirota via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-27, 30-28)
Damir Ismagulov def. Alex Gorgees via unanimous decision (30-25, 30-26 x2)