UFC Fight Night 107: Jimi Manuwa vs. Corey Anderson

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UFC Fight Night 107: Jimi Manuwa vs. Corey Anderson took place on March 18th, 2017 at the O2 Arena in London, England. The main event featured a light heavyweight bout between #4 ranked Jimi Manuwa and rising star Corey Anderson.


Event Background:

 

  • Brad Pickett was scheduled to face Henry Briones in his retirement fight at the event but Briones pulled out and was replaced Marlon Vera and the bout changed to a catchweight fight.

 

  • Lina Lansberg was scheduled to meet Veronica Macedo at the event but Macedo pulled out of the fight and was replaced by Lucie Pudilová. This event was the second time the two women have faced each other.

 

  • Ian Entwistle came into his fight against Brett Johns overweight and 20% of his fight purse would go to Johns and the bout set at catchweight. On the day of the fight Entwistle was removed from the card in all.

 

  • On the day of the event Tom Bresse was not cleared to fight and his fight against Oluwale Bamgbose was scratched from the card.

Event Results:

Weight Class Official Match Result Victory Method Round & Time
Light Heavyweight Jimi Manuwa Defeated Corey Anderson Knockout (Punch) 1st Round | 3:05
Welterweight Gunnar Nelson Defeated Alan Jouban Submission (Guillotine Choke) 2nd Round |0:46
Catchweight (140 Ibs.) Marlon Vera Defeated Brad Pickett TKO (Head Kick & Punches) 3rd Round | 3:50
Featherweight Arnold Allen Defeated Makwan Amirkhani Split-Decision (28-29, 30-27, 30-27) 3rd Round | 5:00
Preliminary Card 
Lightweight Joe Duffy Defeated Reza Madadi Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) 3rd Round | 5:00
Light Heavyweight Francimar Barroso Defeated Darren Stewart Unanimous Decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) 3rd Round | 5:00
Heavyweight Timothy Johnson Defeated Daniel Omielanczuk Split-Decision (28-29, 30-27, 29-28) 3rd Round | 5:00
Welterweight Leon Edwards Defeated Vicente Luque Unanimous Decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) 3rd Round | 5:00
Lightweight Marc Diakiese Defeated Teemu Packalen Knockout (Punch) 1st Round | 0:30
Middleweight Brad Scott Defeated Scott Askham Split-Decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28) 3rd Round | 5:00
Women’s Bantamweight Lina Lansberg Defeated Lucie Pudilova Unanimous Decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) 3rd Round | 5:00

 


Event Awards:

Fight of the Night: — None Award —

Performance of the Night: Jimi Manuwa, Gunnar Nelson, Marlon Vera and Marc Diakiese


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