UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones
UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones | Pic: Facebook/Jonbones.Jones

UFC 247 fight card comprises a total of twelve bouts with two titles contested in the headliner of the show. MMA event airs live on pay-per-view from the Toyota Center in Houston, TX on February 9 (AEDT). Top of the fight bill features two-time light heavyweight champion Jon Jones in defense of his title against undefeated challenger Dominick Reyes.

In the co-main event Valentina Shevchenko makes the third defense of her flyweight title against Katlyn Chookagian. Also on the main card Juan Adams faces Justin Tafa at heavyweight, Mirsad Bektic takes on Dan Ige at featherweight, and Derrick Lewis and Ilir Latifi square off at heavyweight. The full UFC 247 fight card can be found below.

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The main event saw two-time light heavyweight champion Jon Jones facing off undefeated challenger Dominick Reyes. The pair went a full five-round distance. In the end a unanimous decision went in favor of “Bones”, who retained his strap.

The co-main event saw Valentina Shevchenko in defense of her flyweight title against Katlyn Chookagian. The champion stopped her opponent in Round 3 and made the third successful championship defense.

Juan Adams and Justin Tafa square off in the scheduled for three round heavyweight clash. Tafa claimed the win via stoppage with punches at 1:59 of the first round.

Featherweight bout between Mirsad Bektic and Dan Ige continued the action. After three rounds the latter took the win by split decision.

Heavy-hitters Derrick Lewis and Ilir Latifi squared off in the first fight on the main card live on pay-per-view. The contest went a full distance. Lewis claimed a unanimous decision.

The final fight on the UFC 247 preliminary card features a middleweight encounter between Trevin Giles and James Krause. The latter took the fight on a last minute notice. After three rounds Giles took the win by split decision.

Women’s MMA bout at flyweight continued the action featuring Lauren Murphy up against Andrea Lee. The pair went a full distance. Murphy took the win by split decision.

Welterweight bout between Khaos Williams and Alex Morono saw a quick knockout – 27 seconds into the opening round, courtesy of Williams.

Bantamweight bout between Miles Johns and Mario Bautista kicked off UFC 247 preliminary card. The latter came out victorious, scoring the win via stoppage with knees and punches.

Concluding early preliminary card Journey Newson and Domingo Pilarte faced off at bantamweight. The encounter ended 38 seconds into the first round with Newson scoring the win by TKO.

Andre Ewell and Jonathan Martinez squared off at bantamweight. After three rounds of MMA action Ewell took a split decision.

The first fight on the early preliminary card featured a three-round featherweight battle between Austin Lingo and Youseff Zalal. The contest went a full distance and ended in favor of the latter, who earned a unanimous decision.

The start time was moved to 10:30 am AEDT / 7:30 am AWST. Here is the UFC 247 fight order (below).

Fight Card

Main Card

Jon Jones def. Dominick Reyes by unanimous decision (48-47, 48-47, 49-46)

Valentina Shevchenko def. Katlyn Chookagian by TKO (punches and elbows, R3 at 1:03)

Justin Tafa def. Juan Adams by TKO (punches, R1 at 1:59)

Dan Ige def. Mirsad Bektic by split decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28)

Derrick Lewis def. Ilir Latifi by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

Preliminary card

Trevin Giles def. James Krause by split decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28)

Lauren Murphy def. Andrea Lee by split decision (28-29, 29-28, 30-27)

Khaos Williams def. Alex Morono by KO (punches, R1 at 0:27)

Mario Bautista def. Miles Johns by TKO (knee and punches, R2 at 141)

Early Preliminary card

Journey Newson def. Domingo Pilarte by TKO (punches R1 at 0:38)

Andre Ewell def. Jonathan Martinez by split decision (28-29, 29-28, 30-27)

Youssef Zalal def. Austin Lingo by unanimous decision (30-27 x3)