UFC 255 Sees Pair Of Successful Title Defenses At Flyweight

Both reigning UFC flyweight champions Deiveson Figueiredo and Valentina Shevchenko defended their titles in the headline bouts of UFC 255 Saturday night.

Figueiredo submitted Alex Perez in the first round while Shevchenko turned back the challenge of Jennifer Maia with a five-round decision.

The card also featured a win by Tim Means and a victory for Shevchenko’s sister, Antonina.

Complete results are below:

Deiveson Figueiredo def. Alex Perez via submission (guillotine choke) at 1:57 of Round 1 to remain UFC flyweight champion

Valentina Shevchenko def. Jennifer Maia via unanimous decision (49-46, 49-46, 49-46) to remain UFC female flyweight champion

Tim Means def. Mike Perry via unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)

Katlyn Chookagian def. Cynthia Calvillo via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Paul Craig def. Mauricio “Shogun” Rua via TKO (strikes) at 3:36 of Round 2

Brandon Moreno def. Brandon Royval via TKO (strikes) at 4:59 of Round 1

Joaquin Buckley def. Jordan Wright via KO (strike) at :18 of Round 2

Antonina Shevchenko def. Ariane Lipski via TKO (strikes) at 4:33 of Round 2

Nicolas Dalby def. Daniel Rodriguez via unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)

Alan Jouban def. Jared Gooden via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Kyle Daukaus def. Dustin Stoltzfus via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-26)

Sasha Palatnikov def. Louis Cosce via TKO (strikes) at 2:27 of Round 3

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