UFC on Fox 18: Live Results, Play-by-Play and Fight Card Highlights

Craig Amos@@CAABRMMAFeatured ColumnistJanuary 30, 2016

NEWARK, NJ - JANUARY 29:  (L-R) Opponents Anthony Johnson and Ryan Bader face off during the UFC Fight Night weigh-in at the Prudential Center on January 29, 2016 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
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UFC on Fox 18 is in the books.

Anthony Johnson defeated Ryan Bader to claim victory in the show's main event, earning the W via first-round knockout. 

In the co-main event, Ben Rothwell submitted Josh Barnett, earning his fourth straight win.

Check out the quick results below for a recap of UFC on Fox 18:

UFC on Fox 18 Main Card 

  • Anthony Johnson def. Ryan Bader, knockout (Round 1, 1:26)
  • Ben Rothwell def. Josh Barnett, submission (Round 2, 3:48)
  • Jimmie Rivera def. Iuri Alcantara, unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
  • Bryan Barberena def. Sage Northcutt, submission (Round 2, 3:06)

Prelims on Fox Sports 1

  • Tarec Saffiedine def. Jake Ellenberger, unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
  • Carlos Diego Ferreira def. Olivier Aubin-Mercier, unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)
  • Rafael Natal def. Kevin Casey, TKO (Round 3, 3:37)
  • Wilson Reis def. Dustin Ortiz, unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
  • Alexander Yakovlev def. George Sullivan, knockout (Round 1, 3:59)
  • Alex Caceres def. Masio Fullen, unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Prelims on UFC Fight Pass 

  • Randy Brown def. Matt Dwyer, unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
  • Damon Jackson vs. Levan Makashvili —Majority draw (29-27, 28-28, 28-28)
  • Tony Martin def. Felipe Olivieri, submission (Round 3, 3:02)

Scroll down for Bleacher Report's play-by-play coverage of the entire event.


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