The results have gone down at the T-Mobile arena in Las Vegas for the UFC 279 results Diaz vs Ferguson. The fight week was one of the wildest in UFC history, causing a shake up that eventually had the headliners switch up and change positions.
Nate Diaz got to go out on his own conditions as he secured a fourth round submission against Ferguson, when Ferguson shot in for the first takedown of the fight only to find himself in a Diaz Guillotine choke that he could not escape. The tap out makes it five straight losses for the season 13 Ultimate Fighter winner
Khamzat Chimaev made short work of Kevin Holland. A quick takedown in the first round and some dominating ground game setup a D’arce choke that concluded the Holland feud.
Chinese fighter Alatengheili looked dynamite on the Early Prelims. The fight may have gone to decision but the striking he was putting forward against Anheliger made him a prospect worth taking notice. The remainder of the UFC 279 results are below.
UFC 279 Results Diaz vs Ferguson
Main Card (airing at 9:00 PM CDT on ppv thru ESPN +)
Nate Diaz (22-13-0) vs Tony Ferguson #11 (26-8-0) – welterweight bout – Diaz by Round 4 Submission
Khamzat Chimaev #3 (12-0-0) vs Kevin Holland (23-8-0, 1NC) vs – catchweight bout – Chimaev by Round 1 Submission
Li Jingliang #14 (19-8-0) vs Daniel Rodriguez (17-2-0) – welterweight bout – Rodriguez by split decision
Irene Aldana #4 (14-6-0) vs Macy Chiasson #10 (9-3-0) – women’s bantamweight bout – Aldana by Round 3 KO/TKO
Johnny Walker #13 (19-7-0) vs Ion Cutelaba (16-8-1) – light heavyweight bout – Walker by Round 1 Submission
Prelims (airing on ESPN + at 7:00 PM CDT)
Hakeem Dawodu (13-3-1) vs Julian Erosa (28-10-0) – featherweight bout – Erosa by Unanimous Decision
Shamil Abdurakhimov #14 (20-8-0) vs Jailton Almeida (17-2-0) – heavyweight bout – Almeida by Round 1 Submission
Denis Tiuliulin (11-6-0) vs Jamie Pickett (13-8-0) – middleweight bout – Tiuliulin by Round 2 KO/TKO
Jake Collier (13-8-0) vs Chris Barnett (23-8-0) – heavyweight bout – Barnett by Round 2 KO/TKO
Early Prelims (airing on UFC Fight Pass at 5:00 PM CDT)
Norma Dumont #14 (8-2-0) vs Danyelle Wolf (1-1-0) – women’s featherweight bout – Dumont by unanimous decision
Chad Anheliger (12-6-0) vs Alatengheili (16-8-2) – bantamweight bout – Alatengheili by unanimous decision
Melissa Martinez (0-1-0) vs Elise Reed (6-2-0) – women’s strawweight bout – Reed by unanimous decision
Darian Weeks (5-3-0) vs Yohan Lainesse (9-1-0) – welterweight bout – Lainesse by split decision
That sums it up for the UFC 279 Diaz vs Ferguson results. The next event on deck for the UFC will by UFC Fight Night Sandhagen vs Song on Saturday, September 17, 2022 from the UFC Apex Arena. For all of our latest UFC News articles, results and more check the link.
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