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UFC Vegas 68 Results, Road to UFC Finale

UFC Vegas 68 Serghei Spivac
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UFC Vegas 68 results are completed. The event went live from the UFC APEX arena in Las Vegas. The fights were originally scheduled in South Korea, but due to some booking issues the changes were made to host it in Las Vegas. The fight still went on for South Korean fans time zone, which made for a late night in the US. A great night of fights and some serious talent coming from South Korea.

In the main event, Derrick Lewis #7 took on #12 ranked Serghei Spivac. It didn’t take long for Spivac to make Lewis look like he didn’t belong in the cage with him. Spivac took down Lewis at will and finally ended up securing the tapout, via arm triangle at 3:05 of the very first round. After the win, Spivac took the opportunity to call out Jon Jones for a heavyweight bout. He’ll likely be a win or two away from that matchup, depending on Jones’ performance at UFC 285.

The win will likely propel Spivac into the top 10 contention and will leave Lewis contemplating whether he has another title run in him or not.

In the co-main event, Devin Clark upset the light heavyweight South Korean fighter, Da Woon Jung. Devin Clark was able to fend off the South Korean’s striking with excellent wrestling. Clark was able to secure takedowns in each round which was enough to carry favor with all three judges scoring it 30-27 for Devin Clark.

The remaining fights were all entertaining. The anticipated return of South Korean fighter Doo-Ho Choi left fans less than satisfied. In a strange turn of events, a point deduction cost Doo-Ho Choi the win after the judges scored the fight a majority drawl. The remaining results are listed below.

UFC Vegas 68 Results, Lewis vs Spivac

Main Card (On ESPN+ at 12AM CST)

Derrick Lewis #7 (26-11-0) vs Serghei Spivac #12 (16-3-0) – heavyweight bout – Spivac by 1st round submission

Da Woon Jung (15-4-1) vs Devin Clark (14-7-0) – light heavyweight bout – Clark by unanimous decision

Marcin Tybura #10 (24-7-0) vs Blagoy Ivanov #14 (19-5-0, 1NC) – heavyweight bout – Tybura by unanimous decision

Doo-Ho Choi (14-3-1) vs Kyle Nelson (13-5-1) – featherweight bout – Majority draw decision

Yusaku Kinoshita (7-1-0) vs Adam Fugitt (8-4-0) – welterweight bout – Kinoshita by 1st round KO/TKO

Prelims (Airing on ESPN+ at 9:00PM CST)

Jeka Saragih (2-1-0) vs Anshul Jubli (2-0-0) – lightweight bout – – Jubli by round 2 KO/TKO and a contract winner

Jeongyeong Lee (3-0-0) vs Yi Zha (2-1-0) – featherweight bout – Lee by split decision and a contract winner

Toshiomi Kazama (1-1-0) vs Rinya Nakamura (3-0-0) – bantamweight bout –Nakamura by 1st round KO and a contract winner

Seung Guk Choi (3-0-0) vs Hyunsung Park (2-1-0) – flyweight bout – – Choi by 3rd round submission

Ji Yeon Kim (9-6-2) vs Mandy Bohm (7-2-0, 1NC) – women’s flyweight bout – Canceled due to medical issues from Mandy Bohm

Jun Yong Park (16-5-0) vs Denis Tiuliulin (11-7-0) – middleweight bout – Park by 1st round submission and a contract winner

Tatsuro Taira (13-0-0) vs Jesus Aguilar (8-2-0) – flyweight bout – Taira by 1st round submission

That wraps it up for the UFC Vegas 68 Results, and the Road to UFC Finale. If you enjoyed this article and want to see more of our UFC News, follow the link. Check back with us for UFC 284, Makhachev vs Volkanovski and see which champion will come out victorious. UFC 284 airs Saturday, Feb 11, 2023 from RAC Arena in Perth Australia.

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