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UFC Long Island Results Ortega vs Rodriguez

UFC Long Island Results – Ortega vs. Rodriguez

The July 16 UFC Long Island fight card from UBS Arena in Elmont, New York is headlined by a featherweight bout by top 145-pounders, Brian Ortega and Yair Rodriguez.

Rodriguez told The MMA Hour on Monday that UFC officials have promised him a title shot if he comes out victorious against Ortega.

Rodriguez and Josh Emmett are tied at number three in the UFC featherweight rankings. The only men above them on the list are former champion Max Holloway and Ortega.

The co-main event slot pairs the returning Michelle Waterson against the surging Amanda Lemos.

Also, former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Miesha Tate opens up the main card against Lauren Murphy.

Preliminary fights begin at 11 am ET on Saturday, while the main card starts at 2pm ET.

 

UFC Long Island weigh-in results

Main Card (ABC at 2 p.m. ET)

Yair Rodriguez defeated Brian Ortega via TKO (injury) – Round 1, 4:11

Amanda Lemos defeated Michelle Waterson via submission (guillotine choke) – Round 2, 1:48

Li Jingliang defeated Muslim Salikhov via TKO (punches and elbow) – Round 2, 4:38

Matt Schnell defeated Sumudaerji via submission (triangle choke) – Round 2, 4:24

Shane Burgos defeated Charles Jourdain via majority decision (29-28, 29-28, 28-28)

Lauren Murphy defeated Miesha Tate via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)

Preliminary Card (ESPN, ESPN+ at 11 a.m. ET)

Punahele Soriano defeated Dalcha Lungiambula via KO (punches) – Round 2, 0:28

Ricky Simon defeated Jack Shore via submission (arm-triangle choke) – Round 2, 3:28

Bill Algeo defeated Herbert Burns via TKO – Round 2, 1:50

Dustin Jacoby defeated Da Un Jung via KO (punch) – Round 1, 3:13

Dustin Stoltzfus defeated Dwight Grant via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

Emily Ducote defeated Jessica Penne via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)

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