Benson Henderson returned to the UFC Octagon saturday night for UFC Fight Night 79 to face Jorge Masvidal. The event took place on Saturday, November 28, 2015, at the Olympic Gymnastics Arena in Seoul, South Korea. Henderson vs. Masvidal featured 11 bouts, some were more surprising to watch than others.
UFC Fight Night 79 was headlined by a battle between Benson Henderson and Jorge Masvidal, with Dong Hyun Kim vs. Dominic Waters serving as the night’s co-main event. Elsewhere on the card, Mike de la Torre went to battle against Yui Chul Nam. Let’s find out who won at the UFC Fight Night 79. View the full results for ‘Henderson vs. Masvidal’-led fight card below.
UFC Fight Night 79: Henderson vs. Masvidal
|November 28, 2015|
Olympic Gymnastics Arena
|Seoul, South Korea|
|Benson Henderson vs. Jorge Masvidal|
|Dong Hyun Kim vs. Dominic Waters|
UFC Fight Night 79 was live 2,597 days days ago and was the 342nd event in UFC history, including pay-per-views, UFC Fight Nights, and The Ultimate Fighter season finales.
Who won at UFC Fight Night 79
Below is the 11-fight order and UFC Fight Night 79 results. Here are the real winners and losers from Saturday‘s event:
- Benson Henderson defeated Jorge Masvidal via Decision (Split) (Round 5 / 5:00)
- Dong Hyun Kim defeated Dominic Waters by TKO (Punches) (Round 1 / 3:11)
- Alberto Mina defeated Yoshihiro Akiyama by Decision (Split) (Round 3 / 5:00)
- Doo Ho Choi defeated Sam Sicilia by KO (Punches) (Round 1 / 1:33)
- Dongi Yang defeated Jake Collier by TKO (Punches) (Round 2 / 1:50)
- Mike de la Torre defeated Yui Chul Nam by Decision (Split) (Round 3 / 5:00)
- Tae Hyun Bang defeated Leo Kuntz by Decision (Split) (Round 3 / 5:00)
- Seo Hee Ham defeated Cortney Casey by Decision (Unanimous) (Round 3 / 5:00)
- Fredy Serrano defeated Zhikui Yao by TKO (Arm Injury) (Round 1 / 0:44)
- Marco Beltran defeated Guangyou Ning by Decision (Split) (Round 3 / 5:00)
- Dominique Steele defeated Dong Hyun Ma by KO (Slam) (Round 3 / 0:27)
UFC Fight Night 79 Results
The results are listed in ascending order, starting from the first fight ending with the night’s main event.
Dominique Steele vs. Dong Hyun Ma
The UFC Fight Night 79 started with Dominique Steele taking on Dong Hyun Ma. Dominique Steele defeated Dong Hyun Ma in Round 3 at 0:27 by KO (Slam).
Marco Beltran vs. Guangyou Ning
The second fight at UFC Fight Night 79 was Guangyou Ning vs. Marco Beltran. Marco Beltran won in Round 3 at 5:00 by Decision (Split).
Fredy Serrano vs. Zhikui Yao
The following bout was between Zhikui Yao and Fredy Serrano. Fredy Serrano beat Zhikui Yao by TKO (Arm Injury) in Round 1 at 0:44.
Seo Hee Ham vs. Cortney Casey
In the fourth bout, Seo Hee Ham defeated Cortney Casey by Decision (Unanimous) at 5:00 of Round 3.
Tae Hyun Bang vs. Leo Kuntz
The fifth bout ended at 5:00 of Round 3 with Tae Hyun Bang defeating Leo Kuntz by Decision (Split).
Mike de la Torre vs. Yui Chul Nam
In sixth fight of the night, Yui Chul Nam lost to Mike de la Torre at 5:00 of Round 3.
Dongi Yang vs. Jake Collier
Dongi Yang got the better of Jake Collier and won by TKO (Punches) in Round 2 at 1:50.
Doo Ho Choi vs. Sam Sicilia
The eight bout was between Sam Sicilia and Doo Ho Choi. Doo Ho Choi beat Sam Sicilia by KO (Punches) at 1:33 of Round 1.
Alberto Mina vs. Yoshihiro Akiyama
The ninth fight at UFC Fight Night 79 was Yoshihiro Akiyama vs. Alberto Mina. Alberto Mina won in Round 3 at 5:00 by Decision (Split).
Dong Hyun Kim vs. Dominic Waters
In the co-main event Dong Hyun Kim defeated Dominic Waters via TKO (Punches) at 3:11 of Round 1; Leon Roberts was the third man in the cage.
Benson Henderson vs. Jorge Masvidal
In the main event, referee Herb Dean called an end to the bout at 5:00 of Round 5. Benson Henderson defeated Jorge Masvidal by Decision (Split).