On Friday night, The Ultimate Fighter 22 Finale served as the appetizer for tomorrow night’s UFC 194 pay-per-view. Tonight’s event took place at The Chelsea at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas with a highly-anticipated featherweight bout between top contenders Frankie Edgar and Chad Mendes as the main event.
The night ended on a high note, as Edgar secured an early, crisp knockout thanks to a perfectly placed left hook in the very first round.
Ryan Hall was also able to claim the TUF 22 crown by dominating Artem Lobov in the tournament finale, while Tony Ferguson was also impressive with a submission win via d’arce choke.
If you missed the event, you can catch up on all of the action with the full results below.
Frankie Edgar def. Chad Mendes via KO (punch) – Round 1, 2:28
Ryan Hall def. Artem Lobov in the “TUF 22” lightweight tournament final via unanimous decision (30-26, 30-26, 30-27)
Tony Ferguson def. Edson Barboza via submission (d’arce choke) – Round 2, 2:54
Evan Dunham def. Joe Lauzon via unanimous decision (30-26, 30-27, 30-26)
Tatsuya Kawajiri def. Jason Knight via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Julian Erosa def. Marcin Wrzosek via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
Gabriel Gonzaga def. Konstantin Erokhin via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-28)
Ryan LaFlare def. Mike Pierce via unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)
Geane Herrera def. Joby Sanchez via TKO (punches) – Round 2, 4:28
Chris Gruetzemacher def. Abner Lloveras via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
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