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UFC Ultimate Fighter 25 Finale took place July 7th from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. In the night’s Main Event, Justin Gaethje made his promotional debut winning an exciting while it lasted fight over Michael Johnson. Johnson had Gaethje hurt at the end of round one but Gaethje took over in the second and got the stoppage. In Women’s action Tecia Torres on short notice got her first UFC finish securing a second round stoppage of Juliana Lima with a rear naked choke. Also, Angela Hill got her first UFC win taking a decision from Ashley Yoder in a good fight. Here are all your results and our Of The Night Awards.
1. Featherweight: Gray Maynard (14-7-1, 1NC) defeated Teuto Ishihara (10-4-2) via Unanimous Decision (30-26/30-26/30-26). We scored it 30-25 Maynard.
2. Strawweight: Tecia Torres (9-1) defeated Juliana Lima (9-4) via Tapout (Rear Naked Choke) at :53 of Round 2.
3. Light Heavyweight: CB Dolloway (17-9) defeated Ed Herman (24-13, 1NC) via Unanimous Decision (29-28/29-27/29-27). We scored it 29-28 Herman.
4. Welterweight: James Krause (24-8) defeated Tom Gallicchio (19-11) via Unanimous Decision (30-27/30-27/30-27). We scored it 29-28 Krause.
5. Strawweight: Angela Hill (7-3) defeated Ashley Yoder (5-3) via Unanimous Decision (30-27/30-27/30-27). We scored it 29-28 Hill.
6. Light Heavyweight: Jordan Johnson (8-0) defeated Marcel Fortuna (9-2) via Unanimous Decision (29-28/29-28/29-28). We scored it 29-28 Johnson.
7. Middleweight: Brad Tavares (15-5) defeated Elias Theodorou (14-2) via Unanimous Decision (9-28/29-28/29-28). We scored it 29-28 Theodorou.
8. Light Heavyweight: Jared Cannonier (10-2) defeated Nick Roehrick (7-1) via TKO at 2:08 of Round 3.
9. Lightweight: Drakkar Klose (8-0-1) defeated Marc Diakiese (12-1) via Split Decision (29-28/28-29/29-28). We scored it 29-28 Klose.
10. Welterweight: Jesse Taylor (33-15) defeated Dhiego Lima (14-6) via Tapout (Rear Naked Choke) at :43 of Round 2.
11. Lightweight: Justin Gaethje (18-0) defeated Michael Johnson (18-12) via TKO at 4:48 of Round 2.
Submission of the Night: Tecia Torres
Knockout of the Night: Justin Gaethje
Fight of the Night: Justin Gaethje vs Michael Johnson