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UFC Fight Night 122 took place November 25th from The Mercedes Benz Arena in Shanghai, China. In the night’s Main Event, Kelvin Gastelum made quick work of late replacement Michael Bisping. After exchanging a few strikes, Gastelum got the knockout halfway through round one. In women’s action Gina Mazany got her first UFC win taking a decision from Wu Yanan and Yan Xiaonan won an exciting fight taking a decision from Kailin Curran. Here are all your results and our Of The Night Awards.
1. Heavyweight: Cyril Asker (9-3) defeated Hu Yaozong (3-1) via Tapout (Rear Naked Choke) at 2:33 of Round 2.
2. Featherweight: Rolando Dy (9-6-1, 1NC) defeated Wuliji Buren (10-5) via Unanimous Decision (30-27/29-28/30-27). We scored it 29-28 Dy.
3. Bantamweight: Gina Mazany (5-1) defeated Wu Yanan (9-2) via Unanimous Decision (30-27/30-27/30-27). We scored it 30-27 Mazany.
4. Heavyweight: Shamil Abdurakhimov (18-4) defeated Chase Sherman (11-4) via KO at 1:24 of Round 1.
5. Featherweight: Song Yadong (10-3, 2NC) defeated Bharat Khandare (5-3) via Tapout (Front Choke) at 4:16 of Round 1.
6. Strawweight: Yan Xiaonan (8-1, 1NC) defeated Kailin Curran (4-6) via Unanimous Decision (29-28/29-28/30-27). We scored it 29-28 Xiaonan.
7. Welterweight: Song Kenan (13-4) defeated Bobby Nash (8-4) via TKO at :15 of Round 1.
8. Featherweight: Zabit Magomedsharipov (14-1) defeated Sheymon Moraes (9-2) via Tapout (Anaconda Choke) at 4:33 of Round 3.
9. Welterweight: Alex Garcia (15-4) defeated Muslim Salikhov (12-2) via Tapout (Rear Naked Choke) at 3:22 of Round 2.
10. Featherweight: Wang Guan (20-1-1) defeated Alex Caceres (13-11, 1NC) via Split Decision (28-29/29-28/29-28). We scored it 30-26 Guan.
11. Welterweight: Li Jingliang (14-4) defeated Zak Ottow (15-5) via TKO at 2:57 of Round 1.
12. Middleweight: Kelvin Gastelum (15-3, 1NC) defeated Michael Bisping (31-9) via KO at 2:30 of Round 1.
Submission of the Night: Zabit Magomedsharipov
Knockout of the Night: Kelvin Gastelum
Fight of the Night: Yan Xiaonan vs Kailin Curran