UFC Fight Night 51 Live Results, Play-by-Play and Main Card Highlights

Craig Amos@@CAABRMMAFeatured ColumnistSeptember 13, 2014

USA Today

UFC Fight Night 51 is now in the books. 

Andrei Arlovski ended the show emphatically, knocking out Antonio Silva, gaining a measure of revenge for his defeat back in 2010. The win is his second straight since rejoining the ranks of the UFC and positions him for another meaningful bout next time out.

Gleison Tibau emerged victorious from a tiring and competitive co-main event that saw him outpoint Piotr Hallmann on two of three judge's scorecards. 

Beyond the winners of the night's two headliners, Jessica Andrade put in a big performance utterly dismantling top prospect Larissa Pacheco in under five minutes.

Results from the UFC Fight Night 51 event:

UFC Fight Night 51 Main Card

  • Andrei Arlovski def. Antonio Silva, knockout (Round 1, 2:59)
  • Gleison Tibau def. Piotr Hallmann, split decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28)
  • Leonardo Santos def. Efrain Escudero, unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
  • Santiago Ponzinibbio def. Wendell Oliveira Marques, TKO (Round 1, 1:20)
  • Iuri Alcantara def. Russell Doane, unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
  • Jessica Andrade def. Larissa Pacheco, submission (Round 1, 4:33)

Fight Pass Prelims

  • Godofredo Pepey def. Dashon Johnson, submission (Round 1, 4:29)
  • George Sullivan def. Igor Araujo, knockout (Round 2, 2:31)
  • Francisco Trinaldo def. Leandro Silva, unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
  • Sean Spencer def. Paulo Thiago, unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
  • Rani Yahya def. Johnny Bedford, submission (Round 2, 2:04)

Scroll down for a full recap of each fight from UFC Fight Night 51.


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