UFC 203: Live Results, Play-by-Play and Fight Card Highlights

Craig Amos@@CAABRMMAFeatured ColumnistSeptember 10, 2016

CLEVELAND, OH - SEPTEMBER 09:  (L-R) Stipe Miocic of the United States and Alistair Overeem of the Netherlands face off during the UFC 203 Weigh-in at Quicken Loans Arena on September 9, 2016 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
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UFC 203 is now in the books.

Stipe Miocic defended his heavyweight title, knocking out Alistair Overeem in a quick, but back-and-forth main event battle. After suffering a knockdown, Miocic rallied to finish his opponent inside the first round, sending the Cleveland crowd into a frenzy.  

Fabricio Werdum defeated Travis Browne in the co-main event, earning a one-sided decision victory. By earning the W, the former champion took his first step back toward title contention. 

Another notable result from UFC 203 was Mickey Gall's win over CM Punk. The former WWE wrestler succumbed to a choke just over two minutes into the bout, but insists he'll be back.

Check out the quick results for the full UFC 203 card: 

UFC 203 Main Card 

  • Stipe Miocic def. Alistair Overeem, knockout (Round 1, 4:27)
  • Fabricio Werdum def. Travis Browne, unanimous decision (29-27, 29-28, 30-27)
  • Mickey Gall def. CM Punk, submission (Round 1, 2:14)
  • Jimmie Rivera def. Urijah Faber, unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
  • Jessica Andrade def. Joanne Calderwood, submission (round 1, 4:38)

Prelims on Fox Sports 1 

  • Bethe Correia def. Jessica Eye, split-decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
  • Brad Tavares def. Caio Magalhaes, split-decision (28-29, 30-27, 29-28)
  • Nik Lentz def. Michael McBride, TKO (Round 2, 4:17)
  • Drew Dober def. Jason Gonzalez, TKO (Round 1, 1:45)

Prelims on UFC Fight Pass 

  • Yancy Medeiros def. Sean Spencer, submission (Round 2, 0:49)

For a more thorough account of the action, scroll down to read Bleacher Report's live play-by-play coverage of UFC 203.


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