UFC 276 – Israel Adesanya vs Jared Cannonier fight night match info

UFC 276

UFC 276 results – Israel Adesanya vs. Jared Cannonier: Updates, highlights, fight card, start time The UFC’s International Fight Week culminates on Saturday with UFC 276 from T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. The event features two world title fights and a loaded card featuring many of the biggest names in the UFC’s modern era.

In the main event, middleweight champion Israel Adesanya defends the middleweight championship against dangerous contender Jared Cannonier. Adesanya’s only career defeat came when he lost a bid to become two-division champion by jumping to light heavyweight to face then-champion Jan Blachowicz. Cannonier began his UFC career at heavyweight before moving to light heavyweight and then ending up at middleweight where he has compiled a 5-1 record to earn a shot at the title.

UFC 276 card and results

Israel Adesanya (c) vs. Jared Cannonier, middleweight championship
Alexander Volkanovski (c) def. Max Holloway via unanimous decision (50-45, 50-45, 50-45)
Alex Pereira def. Sean Strickland via first-round TKO (punches)
Bryan Barberena def. Robbie Lawler via second-round TKO (punches)
Sean O’Malley vs. Pedro Munhoz ends in no contest due to eye poke
Jalin Turner def. Brad Riddell via first-round submission (guillotine choke)
Jim Miller def. Donald Cerrone via second-round submission (guillotine choke)
Ian Garry def. Gabriel Green via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Dricus Du Plessis def. Brad Tavares via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Andre Muniz def. Uriah Hall via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Maycee Barber def. Jessica Eye via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)
Julija Stoliarenko def. Jessica Rose-Clark via first-round submission (armbar)

Israel Adesanya vs Jared Cannonier – Round

Cannonier landed a little right hand early in the round but Adesanya tagged him with a hard jab. Adesanya landed a heavy body kick and a two-punch combo behind it. Another right hand landed for Adesanya. He then landed a left and ducked and spun under a wild shot from Cannonier. Cannonier grabbed another clinch along the cage but did nothing with it before Adesanya broke away and landed a leg kick. Again, Cannonier clinched up along the cage while Adesanya landed a few inside punches. Not a thriller but efficient work by the champion. Unofficial scorecard: 10-9 Adesanya (40-36)

UFC 276

Cannonier landed a little right hand early in the round but Adesanya tagged him with a hard jab. Adesanya landed a heavy body kick and a two-punch combo behind it. Another right hand landed for Adesanya. He then landed a left and ducked and spun under a wild shot from Cannonier. Cannonier grabbed another clinch along the cage but did nothing with it before Adesanya broke away and landed a leg kick. Again, Cannonier clinched up along the cage while Adesanya landed a few inside punches. Not a thriller but efficient work by the champion.

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