UFC Fight Night 87: Live Results, Play-by-Play and Fight Card Highlights

Nathan McCarter@McCarterNFeatured ColumnistMay 8, 2016

ROTTERDAM, NETHERLANDS - MAY 07:  (L-R) Opponents Alistair Overeem of The Netherlands and Andrei Arlovski of Belarus face off during the UFC weigh-in at Ahoy Rotterdam on May 7, 2016 in Rotterdam, Netherlands. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
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The Netherlands hosted the UFC on Sunday for some Mother's Day fisticuffs.

And we have a new title contender waiting in the wings in the heavyweight division. Alistair Overeem claimed his title shot with a second round TKO over Andrei Arlovski.

12 more fights helped line the card, and Bleacher Report was here all afternoon to bring you the action. Read the recap of UFC Fight Night 87's action.

UFC Fight Night 87 Quick Results

  • Alistair Overeem defeats Andrei Arlovski by TKO at 1:12 of the second round
  • Stefan Struve defeats Antonio Silva by TKO at 0:16 of the first round
  • Gunnar Nelson defeats Albert Tumenov via submission (rear-naked choke) at 3:15 of the second round
  • Germaine de Randamie defeats Anna Elmose by TKO at 3:46 of the first round
  • Nikita Krylov defeats Francimar Barroso via submission (rear-naked choke) at 3:11 of the second round
  • Karolina Kowalkiewicz defeats Heather Jo Clark by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)
  • Rustam Khabilov defeats Chris Wade by unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)
  • Magnus Cedenblad defeats Garreth McLellan by TKO at 0:47 of the second round
  • Josh Emmett defeats Jon Tuck by split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
  • Reza Madadi defeats Yan Cabral by TKO at 1:56 of the third round
  • Kyoji Horiguchi defeats Neil Seery by unanimous decision (30-26, 30-27, 30-27)
  • Leon Edwards defeats Dominic Waters by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
  • Ulka Sasaki defeats Willie Gates via submission (rear-naked choke) at 3:30 of the second round

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