UFC Fight Night 149 ‘Overeem vs. Oleynik’ Play-by-Play, Results & Round Scoring

By: Adam Martin
Apr 20, 2019


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The Ultimate Fighting Championship heads to St. Petersburg, Russia, for UFC Fight Night 149. The preliminary card airs on ESPN2 starting at 10 a.m. ET. Then the main card can be seen on ESPN+ at 1 p.m. ET. For Canadian viewers, the card airs in its entirety on UFC Fight Pass.

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Magomed Mustafaev vs. Rafael Fiziev

Round 1

The first fight of the night is a lightweight bout between Magomed Mustafaev and Rafael Fiziev. The referee is Vyacheslav Kiselev. They touch gloves and the fight begins. Mustafaev connects on a spinning back kick right away that briefly knocks Fiziev to the mat. Mustafaev with a low kick, and Fiziev returns with one of his own. Out of nowhere Mustafaev lands a spinning back kick to the face of Fiziev and he’s down! Mustafaev jumps down and starts pounding Fiziev with punches, and the ref jumps in and stops the fight. Incredible knockout to start the night! On replay, Fiziev had his guard up but the kick still knocked him out. That’s an impressive win by Mustafaev, and a great way to start the card.

The Official Result

Magomed Mustafaev def. Rafael Fiziev via TKO (Spinning Back Kick and Punches) R1, 1:21

Gadzhimurad Antigulov vs. Michal Oleksiejczuk

Round 1

Up next is a light heavyweight bout between Gadzhimurad Antigulov and Michal Oleksiejczuk. The referee is Leon Roberts. Antigulov pushes forward and lands a sharp straight right off the bat. He chases a double leg takedown but Oleksiejczuk moves away. Antigulov moves in again and Oleksiejczuk lands a left hook. Antigulov gets up and Oleksiejczuk lands a left uppercut that drops him. Antigulov gets up and continues to push forward with his hands down. Oleksiejczuk lands a right hook that knocks Antigulov to the mat, he lands a left uppercut right before he hits the mat, and he lands some finishing punches on the ground before the referee runs in and stops it. That was quick. Great win for Oleksiejczuk.

The Official Result

Michal Oleksiejczuk def. Gadzhimurad Antigulov via TKO (Punches) R1, 0:44

Marcin Tybura vs. Shamil Abdurakhimov

Round 1

It’s time for the heavyweights as Shamil Abdurakhimov takes on Marcin Tybura. The referee is Herb Dean. They touch gloves and the fight begins. Abdurakhimov with a straight right to the body. Abdurakhimov with a left hook. Abdurakhimov with a straight right and a left hook behind it. Tybura with a right uppercut. A right hook by Tybura lands. Abdurakhimov with a low kick. Jab by Abdurakhimov, who follows it up with a right uppercut. Abdurakhimov with a jab. He is looking really good on the feet so far. Abdurakhimov with a low kick. Abdurakhimov with a straight right. Tybura with a jab. Abdurakhimov with a straight right to the body but Tybura takes his legs out from under him with a low kick. Another straight right by Abdurakhimov. Left hook by Abdurakhimov. Now Abdurakhimov lands a right uppercut. He looks great so far. Tybura with a jab. Front kick by Tybura. Looping overhand right by Abdurakhimov. Now a right hook by Abdurakhimov. Tybura lands a kick to the body. Overhand right by Tybura misses. Another left hook by Abdurakhimov. He misses a spinning back fist. Overhand right by Abdurakhimov. Jab by Abdurakhimov. Another uppercut by Abdurakhimov. What a great first round for him.

Sherdog Scores

Adam Martin scores the round: 10-9 Abdurakhimov
Jay Pettry scores the round: 10-9 Abdurakhimov
John Brannigan scores the round: 10-9 Abdurakhimov

Round 2

Round two begins. Straight right by Abdurakhimov. Tybura misses with a long lead right. Abdurakhimov with a whipping overhand right. He lands another straight right. Tybura nearly lands a head kick but Abdurakhimov ducks down and briefly gets a double leg takedown before Tybura stands back up. Abdurakhimov with another right uppercut. He level changes for a single leg but Tybura defends it. Abdurakhimov with a spinning back fist that lands. Tybura nearly lands another leg kick but Abdurakhimov ducks under for a single leg, which Tybura defends nicely. Abdurakhimov with a jab and then a straight right. Abdurakhimov with a brutal left hook and Tybura is stunned badly and stumbles backwards towards the cage. Abdurakhimov moves forward and starts landing heavy left hooks and right hooks while Tybura is rocked badly up against the fence. A few punches later Tybura falls to the mat and Herb Dean steps in and stops the fight. Great win for Abdurakhimov.

The Official Result

Shamil Abdurakhimov def. Marcin Tybura via TKO (Punches) R2, 3:15

Alexander Yakovlev vs. Alex da Silva Coelho

Round 1

It’s time for the lightweights as Alexander Yakovlev takes on Alex da Silva Coelho. The referee is Marc Goddard. They touch gloves. Coelho starts with a high kick that glances off of Yakovlev. Coelho with a left hook. A hard body kick by Coelho lands. Yakovlev with a low kick and Coelho returns with one of his own. Yakovlev grabs a hold of his opponent and shoves him against the cage. No action happens and they break. Coelho with another left hook that just misses. Yakovlev changes levels for a body lock takedown but Coelho catches him with the whizzer and defends it nicely. Yakovlev gets back to his feet but Coelho has a body lock takedown of his own and gets it. Now Coelho is on top of Yakovlev on the mat. Coelho transitions to take the back of Yakovlev but Yakovlev sweeps him and gets on top. Coelho scrambles himself and they are fighting for top control on the mat. They stand up and Coelho grabs hold of a single leg and pushes Yakovlev against the cage. Yakovlev switches positions. Now Coelho switches positions and is fishing for a double leg takedown. There’s not enough time left in the round for him to complete the takedown and the round is over.

Sherdog Scores

Adam Martin scores the round: 10-9 Coelho
Jay Pettry scores the round: 10-9 Coelho
John Brannigan scores the round: 10-9 Coelho

Round 2

Round two begins. Yakovlev misses landing a kick and he falls to the mat, with Coelho immediately jumping into his guard. Coelho moves into full mount and is looking for an arm-triangle choke. Yakovlev is able to defend and escapes from full mount. Yakovlev gets back to his feet but Coelho still has a hold of his neck. Yakovlev grabs hold of a double leg takedown and lands it. Coelho gets up quickly and continues to hold Yakovlev up against the cage. He is deep on a double leg takedown but Yakovlev is defending it nicely. Coelho switches to a single leg and Yakovlev is landing some hard elbows to Coelho’s head against the fence. Yakovlev stuffs it and has a hold of da Silva’s head. He is fishing for a front choke and it’s tight, forcing Coelho to tap. Great win for Yakovlev.

The Official Result

Alexander Yakovlev def. Alex da Silva Coelho via Submission (Front Choke) R2, 3:10

Sultan Aliev vs. Keita Nakamura

Round 1

Up next is a welterweight bout between Keita Nakamura and Sultan Aliev. The official in charge of the action is Leon Roberts. They touch gloves. Nakamura with a body kick right away. Aliev with the jab which knocks the mouthpiece out of Nakamura’s mouth. The referee calls time and he puts it back in. They exchange jabs. Another jab by Aliev, and then one by Nakamura. Big right hook by Aliev lands. Jab by Nakamura. Body kick by Nakamura. He lands a right hook and Aliev returns with a straight right of his own. Jab by Nakamura. Body kick by Nakamura. Straight right by Aliev that rocks Nakamura. He moves in and lands a right hook. He slams him to the ground but Nakamura quickly gets up. Nakamura with a judo toss from the clinch but Aliev sweeps him and they are back on their feet clinching along the fence. Aliev completes a double leg takedown. Nakamura gets back up to his feet. Aliev continues to push him along the fence. Nakamura turns him around. Aliev lands a right uppercut on the break. They clinch up once again. Aliev continues pushing Nakamura into the fence until the end of the round.

Sherdog Scores

Adam Martin scores the round: 10-9 Aliev
Jay Pettry scores the round: 10-9 Aliev
John Brannigan scores the round: 10-9 Aliev

Round 2

Round two begins. Aliev with a hard low kick. Jab by Aliev. Low kick by Nakamura. Aliev with an overhand right but Nakamura slips away at the right time. Low kick by Nakamura. He moves forward with his jab. Nakamura with a body kick. Another jab by Nakamura. Aliev returns with a jab of his own. Aliev moves in and land a right hook and Nakamura counters with a right hook of his own. Aliev grabs hold of Nakamura and they clinch along the cage. Nakamura with a jab. Straight left by Nakamura. Low kick by Nakamura. He is really finding his range now. Aliev drops down for a single leg takedown and switches to a body lock and completes it. Nakamura tries to scramble back to his feet but Aliev holds him down on the mat. They exchange hammerfists on the mat but Aliev continues to push Nakamura against the cage. Finally Nakamura gets back to his feet but Aliev continues to hold him against the cage until the end of the round.

Sherdog Scores

Adam Martin scores the round: 10-9 Aliev
Jay Pettry scores the round: 10-9 Aliev
John Brannigan scores the round: 10-9 Aliev

Round 3

Round three begins and Nakamura desperately needs a finish. Nakamura with a low kick right away. Nakamura with a jab. Another low kick by Nakamura. Now Nakamura lands a right hook. Aliev with the jab and Nakamura returns with one of his own. Aliev pushes forward and is looking for a double leg takedown along the fence. He completes it. Nakamura is looking for a kimura but in the process gives up his back. Aliev has a hold of Nakamura’s neck and is looking for a rear-naked choke but Nakamura reverses him and gets back to his feet. Aliev clinches against and is looking for another double leg takedown. He defends it and they are back in the center of the Octagon with one minute left. Aliev with a straight right to the body. Nakamura pushes forward with his jab but he needs a finish. Nakamura with a head kick. Aliev looks to be tired but there isn’t much time left. Nakamura continues to press forward until the final bell rings.

Sherdog Scores

Adam Martin scores the round: 10-9 Aliev (30-27 Aliev)
Jay Pettry scores the round: 10-9 Aliev (30-27 Aliev)
John Brannigan scores the round: 10-9 Aliev (30-27 Aliev)

The Official Result

Sultan Aliev def. Keita Nakamura via Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Movsar Evloev vs. Sung Woo Choi

Round 1

The last preliminary card bout is a featherweight fight between Movsar Evloev and Seung Woo Choi. The referee is Vyacheslav Kiselev. They don’t touch gloves and both men take the center of the Octagon right away. Choi with a left hook and then a front kick. Choi with a low kick and Evloev with a counter left hook. Choi just misses landing a head kick. Huge lead uppercut by Evloev lands but Choi just smiles at him. Overhand right by Evloev. Choi with a jab. Evloev rushes in for a double leg takedown and gets it. Evloev moves into side control. Choi regains his guard. Evloev is doing a great job of staying strong and top and landing effective ground and pound. He briefly passes the guard but Choi regains it. Choi gets back up but Evloev shoves him against the fence and continues to work his dirty boxing from the clinch. Evloev lands a powerful slam but Choi gets up. Evloev with a trip takedown and he continues to land strikes on Choi until the round ends.

Sherdog Scores

Adam Martin scores the round: 10-9 Evloev
Jay Pettry scores the round: 10-9 Evloev
John Brannigan scores the round: 10-9 Evloev

Round 2

Round two begins. They touch gloves this time. Choi with a front kick. Evloev returns with a hard low kick. Left hook by Choi. Evloev just misses landing an overhand right but pushes forward and forces Choi to the mat. Choi gets back up but Evloev continues to shove him against the cage. Evloev gets the double leg takedown but Choi gets back up. Evloev throws him to the mat again but Choi gets back up. Choi is landing some hard elbows to the back of the head of Evloev but Evloev lands the double leg takedown anyways. Evloev is shoving Choi against the fence and lands some nice punches and then unfortunately lands an illegal knee to the head of the downed Choi. The referee pauses the fight for the illegal blow and the referee takes one point from Evloev. They restart the fight in the center of the cage. Evloev with a spinning back elbow that just misses. Evloev pushes forward and changes levels for a single leg takedown once again. Evloev lands a knee to the head of Choi that is legal this time. Evloev continues pushing Choi against the fence until the end of the round.

Sherdog Scores

Adam Martin scores the round: 9-9
Jay Pettry scores the round: 9-9
John Brannigan scores the round: 9-9

Round 3

Round three begins. They touch gloves. Evloev changes levels and immediately lands an explosive double leg takedown. Choi manages to scramble out of it but Evloev continues to shove him against bottom of the cage. Evloev looks for a throw but Choi counters it. Evloev pushes him back against the fence and Choi lands some hard elbows to his head. Evloev shoves Choi against the cage. He is peppering him with heavy punches to the head but Choi gets back to his feet. Evloev completes a single leg takedown and continues to hold Choi against the cage. Finally Choi is able to escape. But once again Evloev changes levels and shoves Choi against the cage. He continues to stick to Choi like glue and lands a single leg takedown. Choi gets back to his feet but Evloev continues to hold him. More knees and punches by Evloev until the round and fight are over.

Sherdog Scores

Adam Martin scores the round: 10-9 Evloev (29-27 Evloev)
Jay Pettry scores the round: 10-9 Evloev (29-27 Evloev)
John Brannigan scores the round: 10-9 Evloev (29-27 Evloev)

The Official Result

Movsar Evloev def. Seung Woo Choi via Unanimous Decision (29-27, 29-27, 29-26)

Krzysztof Jotko vs. Alen Amedovski

Round 1

The main card begins with a middleweight bout between Krzysztof Jotko and Alen Amedovski. The referee is Herb Dean. They touch gloves. Jotko with a body kick. Low kick by Jotko and Amedovski returns with an overhand right. Jotko with another body kick. Jotko with a right hook. Front kick by Jotko. Amedovski trips him but Jotko reverses him and lands on top in half guard. Amedovski looks to sweep him but Jotko takes his back and is looking for the rear-naked choke. Amedovski scrambles and lands on top. He lands some hard elbows and punches from inside the guard then stands back up. Jotko lands a spinning elbow and then a right hook and Amedovski appears hurt. Body kick by Jotko and he changes levels and lands a single leg takedown. Jotko is in side control now. He moves into full mount but Amedovski gets back into half guard. Jotko lands some hard elbows. He continues to land elbows from half guard until the round ends.

Sherdog Scores

Adam Martin scores the round: 10-9 Jotko
Jay Pettry scores the round: 10-9 Jotko
John Brannigan scores the round: 10-9 Jotko

Round 2

Round two begins. Jotko leads with his jab. Front kick by Jotko. Amedovski really needs to get going here. High kick by Jotko. He changes levels and lands a single leg takedown and ends up in side control. Amedovski looks lost on the ground right now. Jotko remains strong in side control. Jotko advances into the crucifix position and is landing some hard, nasty punches to the face of Amedovski, whose face is bloodied up badly. Jotko with some nasty elbows from the crucifix. The 10-second clapper rings and Amedovski somehow survives.

Sherdog Scores

Adam Martin scores the round: 10-8 Jotko
Jay Pettry scores the round: 10-8 Jotko
John Brannigan scores the round: 10-8 Jotko

Round 3

Round three begins and Amedovski needs a finish. Jotko with a jab. Amedovski is moving forward but isn’t landing any strikes. Jotko changes levels and completes a single leg takedown. Jotko is in the full guard of Amedovski with lots of time to work. Jotko lands some heavy punches from top position. He moves into side control. He continues to punch Amedovski in the face. This fight has been a complete blowout. Amedovski looks to scramble out but Jotko remains strong on top of him. The 10-second clapper rings and they stand up. Jotko bows for a great performance and the fight is over.

Sherdog Scores

Adam Martin scores the round: 10-8 Jotko (30-25 Jotko)
Jay Pettry scores the round: 10-8 Jotko (30-25 Jotko)
John Brannigan scores the round: 10-8 Jotko (30-25 Jotko)

The Official Result

Krzysztof Jotko def. Alen Amedovski via Unanimous Decision (30-25, 30-25, 30-26)

Roxanne Modafferi vs. Antonina Shevchenko

Round 1

It’s time for a women’s flyweight bout between Antonina Shevchenko and Roxanne Modafferi. The referee is Marc Goddard. Modafferi begins to work off the jab. Shevchenko with a low kick. Front kick by Shevchenko just misses. Modafferi continues to press forward but Shevchenko lands a counter right hook and moves away. Straight left by Shevchenko. Jab by Shevchenko. Hard low kick by Shevchenko. Now a kick to the body. Straight left by Shevchenko and she moves away. Another straight left by Shevchenko. Modafferi moves forward and lands a straight right. Modafferi with another straight right. Shevchenko lands a head kick but Modafferi press forward and clinches Shevchenko against the cage. Modafferi is looking for a single leg takedown and completes it. Shevchenko is able to get back to her feet but Modafferi continues to press her against the fence and lands a trip takedown. Modafferi is on top in full mount now. She lands some ground and pound from the top until the bell rings to end the round.

Sherdog Scores

Adam Martin scores the round: 10-9 Modafferi
Jay Pettry scores the round: 10-9 Modafferi
John Brannigan scores the round: 10-9 Modafferi

Round 2

Round two begins. Shevchenko with a lead side kick right away. Front kick by Shevchenko. She lands a straight right. Another straight right. She just misses landing a spinning back fist. Shevchenko with a hard right hook. Straight left by Shevchenko. But Modafferi continues to push forward and has Shevchenko shoved against the cage. She manages to land another trip takedown. Modafferi is doing a good job of staying strong on top and holding Shevchenko to the mat. Shevchenko lands some hard hammerfists from the bottom. Modafferi moves into half guard and continues to land ground and pound until the end of the second round.

Sherdog Scores

Adam Martin scores the round: 10-9 Modafferi
Jay Pettry scores the round: 10-9 Modafferi
John Brannigan scores the round: 10-9 Modafferi

Round 3

Round three begins and Shevchenko absolutely needs a finish to avoid the upset loss. Shevchenko moves forward and lands a straight left and then a kick to the body. Shevchenko with another hard straight left. She lands a right hook and is finally finding some success on the feet. Body kick b Shevchenko. Another straight left. She lands another kick to the body but Modafferi grabs a hold of her leg and takes her down. Modafferi is working to take the back of Shevchenko now. But Shevchenko reverses her and ends up on top in full guard. Modafferi is able to sweep Shevchenko and end up on top in full mount. Modafferi lands some heavy punches from the top. Shevchenko is able to reverse the position and wind up on top. They are back to their feet. Modafferi continues to hold on to Shevchenko and shove her up against the cage. Shevchenko with a hard knee to the head from the clinch but Modafferi continues to stick to her like glue. Shevchenko with a hard knee to the body but Modafferi takes her to the ground with a body lock takedown. She lands in the full guard of Shevchenko and the fight is over.

Sherdog Scores

Adam Martin scores the round: 10-9 Modafferi (30-27 Modafferi)
Jay Pettry scores the round: 10-9 Modafferi (30-27 Modafferi)
John Brannigan scores the round: 10-9 Modafferi (30-27 Modafferi)

The Official Result

Roxanne Modafferi def. Antonina Shevchenko via Split Decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)

Sergei Pavlovich vs. Marcelo Golm

Round 1

Up next is a heavyweight bout between Sergey Pavlovich and Marcelo Golm. The referee is Leon Roberts. No touch of gloves for these big boys. Pavlovich lands a left hook right away. Pavlovich with a straight right. Golm with a straight right of his own. Pavlovich with the jab. Pavlovich lands a left hook and then a right hook behind it. He has Golm up against the fence and lands another uppercut and Golm is down . The referee jumps into stop the fight before any more damage is done and Pavlovich gets his first UFC victory in very impressive fashion.

The Official Result

Sergei Pavlovich def. Marcelo Golm via TKO (Punches) R1, 1:06

Islam Makhachev vs. Arman Tsarukyan

Round 1

It’s now time for the co-main event, a lightweight bout between Islam Makhachev and Arman Tsarukyan. The referee is Herb Dean. They touch gloves. Tsarukyan begins to work off his jab right away. Tsarukyan attempts a spinning back fist but slips and Makhachev clinches him against the fence. Tsarukyan reverses him and is looking for a single leg takedown along the fence. Makhachev defends it well and reverses it back. Tsarukyan lands a knee to the body from the clinch and Makhachev trips him to the ground and lands in full mount. Tsarukyan is able to scramble out and get back to his feet but Makhachev continues to hold onto his neck. Makhachev rolls down for a guillotine choke but Tsarukyan gets out of it. They’re back on the feet and Tsarukyan is now looking for the guillotine but Makhachev gets out of it. Tsarukyan reverses the clinch along the cage and lands a body lock takedown. Tsarukyan continues to hold onto Makhachev, but he’s able to get back to his feet. They exchange knees in the clinch. They break. Tsarukyan with a straight right. He changes levels and is looking for a single leg takedown but Makhachev defends it before the round is over.

Sherdog Scores

Adam Martin scores the round: 10-9 Makhachev
Jay Pettry scores the round: 10-9 Makhachev
John Brannigan scores the round: 10-9 Makhachev

Round 2

Round two begins. Makhachev lands a head kick. Tsarukyan returns with one of his own but it’s blocked. Tsarukyan changes levels for a double leg takedown but Makhachev stuffs it. Low kick by Tsarukyan. Now Tsarukyan lands a head kick but Makhachev eats it. Tsarukyan changes levels for a double leg once again but Tsarukyan stuffs it. They are now in the clinch exchanging knees and Makhachev gets a trip takedown briefly. Tsarukyan gets back up and Makhachev continues to press him against the fence. Tsarukyan gets a single leg takedown but Tsarukyan is working for a kimura. Makhachev moves into side control now but Tsarukyan manages to get back to his feet once again. Now Tsarukyan is working for a single leg takedown of his own. Makhachev reverses him and is pushing Tsarukyan against the fence until the end of the second round.

Sherdog Scores

Adam Martin scores the round: 10-9 Makhachev
Jay Pettry scores the round: 10-9 Makhachev
John Brannigan scores the round: 10-9 Makhachev

Round 3

Round three starts. Tsarukyan with a straight right. He moves forward and lands a body kick. Another straight right by Tsarukyan. Now an overhand right by Tsarukyan. Makhachev with a head kick. They continue to feel each other out. Tsarukyan with a straight right and he changes levels for a double leg takedown but Makhachev stuffs it. Tsarukyan grabs hold of a single leg and Makhachev stuffs it and then enters the clinch with his opponent against the fence. Tsarukyan with a spinning back kick. He changes levels for a double leg takedown but Makhachev defends it once again. They’re back in the clinch and Makhachev changes levels and completes a double leg takedown of his own. Tsarukyan gets back to his feet but Makhachev continues to hold him against the fence. This time Makhachev lands a body lock takedown and ends up on top. Tsarukyan gets Makhachev into his guard but he looks exhausted. Makhachev continues to hold Tsarukyan down on the mat until the end of the round, and those last couple takedowns should seal the decision for him.

Sherdog Scores

Adam Martin scores the round: 10-9 Makhachev (30-27 Makhachev)
Jay Pettry scores the round: 10-9 Makhachev (30-27 Makhachev)
John Brannigan scores the round: 10-9 Makhachev (30-27 Makhachev)

The Official Result

Islam Makhachev def. Arman Tsarukyan via Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)

Alistair Overeem vs. Alexey Oleynik

Round 1

It’s time for the main event of the evening, a heavyweight bout between Alistair Overeem and Alexey Oleynik. The referee is Marc Goddard. They touch gloves. Immediately Oleynik grabs hold of Overeem and pulls guard. He looks for the Ezekiel choke but Overeem gets out of it and they stand back up. Oleynik lands an overhand right. Overeem grabs hold of Oleynik and throws him to the mat. Oleynik lands another overhand right. Overeem is hurt and Oleynik is teeing off on him against the fence. Oleynik grabs hold of Overeem but Overeem lands a counter knee to the body. Oleynik lands some heavy punches to the body of Overeem. They break. Another knee to the body by Overeem. Oleynik with another overhand right on Overeem against the fence. They break again. Oleynik with a left hook and once again he pushes Overeem against the fence. Overeem reverses position lands a knee to the head of Oleynik. He lands a knee to the body and Oleynik reverses it again. They break. Oleynik with a right hook to the body and he pushes him against the cage again. Overeem with another knee to the face from the clinch. He turns around and lands a hard knee to the body. They break and Overeem lands another knee to the body. Oleynik closes the distance and pushes Overeem against the fence once again, landing some nice punches to the body. Overeem gets Oleynik in the clinch and then lands a hard knee to the body and Oleynik falls to the mat. Overeem starts to blast away at the head of Oleynik with heavy punches and elbows and referee Marc Goddard warns him to defend himself. Overeem keeps up the punishment and the referee jumps in and stops the fight. Great win for Overeem.

The Official Result

Alistair Overeem def. Alexey Oleynik via TKO (Elbows and Punches) R1, 4:45
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