UFC on FOX 29 Results - Dustin Poirier vs Justin Gaethje

UFC on FOX 29 Results – Dustin Poirier vs Justin Gaethje

UFC on FOX 29 take splace at the Gila River Arena in Glendale, Arizona, April 14.  With the fight card being held on FOX, fans will see a much earlier start time than they are used to seeing for UFC cards.  There is a 3:30 p.m. start time on UFC Fight Pass for fans on the east coast, 12:30 on the Pacific.

In the main event, top lightweights Justin Gaethje and Dustin Poirier met to see who rises in contender status. The night’s co-main event was a welterweight bout between Carlos Condit and Alex Oliveira. Oliveira stepped in on short notice to replace an injured Matt Brown.

Gate: $1,085,712.25

Attendance: 11,382

Fight of the Night: Poirier vs. Gaethje

Performances of the Night: Oliveira, Wieczorek


Main card (FOX at 8 p.m. ET)
Dustin Poirier defeated Justin Gaethje via TKO (punches) – Round 4, 0:33
Alex Oliveira defeated Carlos Condit via submission (guillotine choke) – Round 2, 3:17
Israel Adesanya defeated Marvin Vettori via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
Michelle Waterson defeated Cortney Casey defeated via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)

Preliminary Bouts (FOX at 6 p.m. ET)
Antonio Carlos Junior defeated Tim Boetsch submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 1, 4:28
Muslim Salikhov defeated Ricky Rainey via KO (punches) – Round 2, 4:12
John Moraga defeated Wilson Reis via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Brad Tavares defeated Krzysztof Jotko via TKO (strikes) – Round 3, 2:16

Preliminary Bouts (UFC Fight Pass at 3:30 p.m. ET)
Gilbert Burns defeated Dan Moret via knockout (punches) – Round 2, 0:59
Lauren Mueller defeated Shana Dobson via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Yushin Okami defeated Dhiego Lima via unanimous decision (30-26, 30-26, 30-26)
Adam Wieczorek defeated Arjan Bhullar via submission (oma plata) – Round 2, 1:59
Alejandro Perez defeated Matthew Lopez via TKO (strikes) – Round 2, 3:42
Luke Sanders defeated Patrick Williams via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)