Rose Namajunas returned to the UFC Octagon thursday night for UFC Fight Night 80 to take on Paige VanZant. The event took place on Thursday, December 10, 2015, at the The Chelsea at The Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas, Nevada. Namajunas vs. VanZant featured 12 bouts, some were more fun to watch than others.
UFC Fight Night 80 was headlined by a scrap between Rose Namajunas and Paige VanZant, with Michael Chiesa vs. Jim Miller serving as the night’s co-main event. Elsewhere on the card, Kevin Casey went to war against Antonio Carlos Jr.. Let’s find out who won at the UFC Fight Night 80. View the full results for ‘Namajunas vs. VanZant’-led fight card below.
UFC Fight Night 80: Namajunas vs. VanZant
|December 10, 2015|
The Chelsea at The Cosmopolitan
|Las Vegas, Nevada|
|Rose Namajunas vs. Paige VanZant|
|Michael Chiesa vs. Jim Miller|
UFC Fight Night 80 was live 2,349 days days ago and was the 343rd event in UFC history, including pay-per-views, UFC Fight Nights, and The Ultimate Fighter season finales.
Who won at UFC Fight Night 80
Below is the 12-fight order and UFC Fight Night 80 results. Here are the real winners and losers from Thursday‘s event:
- Rose Namajunas defeated Paige VanZant via Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) (Round 5 / 2:25)
- Michael Chiesa defeated Jim Miller by Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) (Round 2 / 2:57)
- Sage Northcutt defeated Cody Pfister by Submission (Guillotine Choke) (Round 2 / 0:41)
- Thiago Santos defeated Elias Theodorou by Decision (Unanimous) (Round 3 / 5:00)
- Tim Means defeated John Howard by KO (Punches) (Round 2 / 0:21)
- Sergio Moraes defeated Omari Akhmedov by TKO (Punches) (Round 3 / 2:18)
- Kevin Casey defeated Antonio Carlos Jr. by No Contest (Accidental Eye Poke) (Round 1 / 0:11)
- Aljamain Sterling defeated Johnny Eduardo by Submission (Guillotine Choke) (Round 2 / 4:18)
- Santiago Ponzinibbio defeated Andreas Stahl by TKO (Punches) (Round 1 / 4:25)
- Danny Roberts defeated Nathan Coy by Submission (Triangle Choke) (Round 1 / 2:46)
- Zubaira Tukhugov defeated Phillipe Nover by Decision (Split) (Round 3 / 5:00)
- Kailin Curran defeated Emily Kagan by Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) (Round 2 / 4:13)
UFC Fight Night 80 Results
The results are listed in ascending order, starting from the first fight ending with the night’s main event.
Kailin Curran vs. Emily Kagan
The UFC Fight Night 80 began with Kailin Curran taking on Emily Kagan. Kailin Curran defeated Emily Kagan in Round 2 at 4:13 by Submission (Rear-Naked Choke).
Zubaira Tukhugov vs. Phillipe Nover
The second fight at UFC Fight Night 80 was Phillipe Nover vs. Zubaira Tukhugov. Zubaira Tukhugov won in Round 3 at 5:00 by Decision (Split).
Danny Roberts vs. Nathan Coy
The following bout was between Nathan Coy and Danny Roberts. Danny Roberts beat Nathan Coy by Submission (Triangle Choke) in Round 1 at 2:46.
Santiago Ponzinibbio vs. Andreas Stahl
In the fourth bout, Santiago Ponzinibbio defeated Andreas Stahl by TKO (Punches) at 4:25 of Round 1.
Aljamain Sterling vs. Johnny Eduardo
The fifth bout ended at 4:18 of Round 2 with Aljamain Sterling defeating Johnny Eduardo by Submission (Guillotine Choke).
Kevin Casey vs. Antonio Carlos Jr.
In sixth fight of the night, Antonio Carlos Jr. lost to Kevin Casey at 0:11 of Round 1.
Sergio Moraes vs. Omari Akhmedov
Sergio Moraes got the better of Omari Akhmedov and won by TKO (Punches) in Round 3 at 2:18.
Tim Means vs. John Howard
The eight bout was between John Howard and Tim Means. Tim Means beat John Howard by KO (Punches) at 0:21 of Round 2.
Thiago Santos vs. Elias Theodorou
The ninth fight at UFC Fight Night 80 was Elias Theodorou vs. Thiago Santos. Thiago Santos won in Round 3 at 5:00 by Decision (Unanimous).
Sage Northcutt vs. Cody Pfister
In the tenth bout, Sage Northcutt battled Cody Pfister and took the win by Submission (Guillotine Choke) in Round 2 at 0:41.
Michael Chiesa vs. Jim Miller
In the co-main event Michael Chiesa defeated Jim Miller via Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) at 2:57 of Round 2; Jason Herzog was the third man in the cage.
Rose Namajunas vs. Paige VanZant
In the main event, referee Herb Dean called an end to the bout at 2:25 of Round 5. Rose Namajunas defeated Paige VanZant by Submission (Rear-Naked Choke).