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UFC Fight Night 62 Live Results, Play by Play and Fight Card Highlights

Craig Amos@@CAABRMMAFeatured ColumnistMarch 21, 2015

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - FEBRUARY 10:  Opponents Demian Maia of Brazil (L) and Ryan Laflare of the United States pose for a photo during the UFC Rio Open Workouts at Maracana Stadium on February 10, 2015 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.  (Photo by Buda Mendes/Getty Images)
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UFC Fight Night 62 is now in the books.

Demian Maia prevailed in the main event of the evening, grinding out a torturous decision win over Ryan LaFlare. The Brazilian submission specialist dominated the wrestling and grappling theaters of battle, controlling the action and maintaining dominant positioning throughout.

In the night’s co-main event Erick Silva defeated Josh Koscheck, in what was the original Ultimate Fighter villain’s fifth straight defeat. Whereas the win should propel Silva into a meaningful fight at 170, it could also mark the end of the road for Koscheck.

The full results from UFC Fight Night 62 are as follows:

UFC Fight Night 62 Main Card

  • Demian Maia def. Ryan LaFlare, unanimous decision (48-46, 48-46, 48-46)
  • Erick Silva def. Josh Koscheck, submission (Round 1, 4:21)
  • Leonardo Santos def. Tony Martin, submission (Round 2, 2:29)
  • Amanda Nunes def. Shayna Baszler, TKO (Round 1, 1:56)
  • Gilbert Burns def. Alex Oliveira, submission (Round 3, 4:14)
  • Godofredo Pepey def. Andre Fili, submission (Round 1, 3:14)

Fox Sports 2 Prelims

  • Francisco Trinaldo def. Akbarh Arreola, unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
  • Kevin Souza def. Katsunori Kikuno, knockout (Round 1, 1:31)
  • Leandro Silva def. Drew Dober, submission (Round 2, 2:45)
  • Leonardo Mafra def. Cain Carrizosa, unanimous decision (30-26, 30-27, 30-27)

Fight Pass Prelims

  • Christos Giagos def. Jorge de Oliveira, submission (Round 1, 3:12)
  • Fredy Serrano def. Bentley Syler, knockout (Round 3, 1:34)

For a thorough account of each UFC Fight Night 62 bout checkout Bleacher Report’s play-by-play coverage below.