UFC Fight Night 57 is headlined by a featherweight bout that could determine who is next in line to challenge champion Jose Aldo as former challenger Frankie Edgar will take on Cub Swanson.
The event went down at the Frank Erwin Center in Austin, Texas and this Nov. 22, bout was scheduled for five, five-minute rounds and Edgar would finish the fight with just four seconds left on the 25-minute affair. Unbelievable.
Two female strawweights made their debuts in the UFC as Kailin Curran and Paige VanZant stood across the octagon with one another on the preliminary card available on UFC Fight Pass. VanZant had an impressive third rounds TKO stoppage over her opponent.
Josh Copeland and Ruslan Magomedov head the Fox Sports 1 preliminary card that begins at 8 p.m.
Below are the UFC Fight Night 57 Results
Main Card (FOX Sports 1, 10 p.m. ET)
Frankie Edgar defeated Cub Swanson via Submission (Neck Crank) Round 5 4:56
Edson Barboza defeated Bobby Green via Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Chico Camus defeated Brad Pickett via Split Decision (29-28, 30-27, 29-28)
Oleksiy Oliynyk defeated Jared Rosholt via KO, Round 1, 3:21
Joseph Benavidez defeated Dustin Ortiz via Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Matt Wiman defeated Isaac Vallie-Flagg via Unanimous Decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-27)
Prelim Card (FOX Sports 1, 8 p.m. ET)
Ruslan Magomedov defeated Josh Copeland via Unanimous Decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-27)
Roger Narvaez defeated Luke Barnatt via Split Decision (29-28, 29-28, 28-29)
James Vick defeated Nick Hein via Unanimous Decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)
Akbarh Arreola defeated Yves Edwards via Submission (Armbar) Round 1, 1:52
Prelim Card (UFC Fight Pass, 7 p.m. ET)
Paige VanZant defeated Kailin Curran via TKO (punches) Round 3, 2:53
Dooho Choi defeated Juan Puig via TKO (punches) Round 1, 0:18
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