Luke Rockhold returned to the UFC Octagon saturday night for UFC on Fox 15 to take on Lyoto Machida. The event took place on Saturday, April 18, 2015, at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. Machida vs. Rockhold featured 11 bouts, some were more surprising to watch than others.
UFC on Fox 15 was headlined by a clash between Luke Rockhold and Lyoto Machida, with Ronaldo Souza vs. Chris Camozzi serving as the night’s co-main event. Elsewhere on the card, Ovince St. Preux went to battle against Patrick Cummins. Let’s find out who won at the UFC on Fox 15. View the full results for ‘Machida vs. Rockhold’-led fight card below.
UFC on Fox 15: Machida vs. Rockhold
|April 18, 2015|
|Newark, New Jersey|
|Luke Rockhold vs. Lyoto Machida|
|Ronaldo Souza vs. Chris Camozzi|
UFC on Fox 15 was live 2,853 days days ago and was the 317th event in UFC history, including pay-per-views, UFC Fight Nights, and The Ultimate Fighter season finales.
Who won at UFC on Fox 15
Below is the 11-fight order and UFC on Fox 15 results. Here are the real winners and losers from Saturday‘s event:
- Luke Rockhold defeated Lyoto Machida via Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) (Round 2 / 2:31)
- Ronaldo Souza defeated Chris Camozzi by Submission (Armbar) (Round 1 / 2:33)
- Max Holloway defeated Cub Swanson by Submission (Guillotine Choke) (Round 3 / 3:58)
- Paige VanZant defeated Felice Herrig by Decision (Unanimous) (Round 3 / 5:00)
- Beneil Dariush defeated Jim Miller by Decision (Unanimous) (Round 3 / 5:00)
- Ovince St. Preux defeated Patrick Cummins by KO (Punches) (Round 1 / 4:54)
- Gian Villante defeated Corey Anderson by TKO (Punches) (Round 3 / 4:18)
- Aljamain Sterling defeated Takeya Mizugaki by Submission (Arm-Triangle Choke) (Round 3 / 2:11)
- Tim Means defeated George Sullivan by Submission (Arm-Triangle Choke) (Round 3 / 3:41)
- Diego Brandao defeated Jim Hettes by TKO (Doctor Stoppage) (Round 1 / 5:00)
- Chris Dempsey defeated Eddie Gordon by Decision (Split) (Round 3 / 5:00)
UFC on Fox 15 Results
The results are listed in ascending order, starting from the first fight ending with the night’s main event.
Chris Dempsey vs. Eddie Gordon
The UFC on Fox 15 began with Chris Dempsey taking on Eddie Gordon. Chris Dempsey defeated Eddie Gordon in Round 3 at 5:00 by Decision (Split).
Diego Brandao vs. Jim Hettes
The second fight at UFC on Fox 15 was Jim Hettes vs. Diego Brandao. Diego Brandao won in Round 1 at 5:00 by TKO (Doctor Stoppage).
Tim Means vs. George Sullivan
The following bout was between George Sullivan and Tim Means. Tim Means beat George Sullivan by Submission (Arm-Triangle Choke) in Round 3 at 3:41.
Aljamain Sterling vs. Takeya Mizugaki
In the fourth bout, Aljamain Sterling defeated Takeya Mizugaki by Submission (Arm-Triangle Choke) at 2:11 of Round 3.
Gian Villante vs. Corey Anderson
The fifth bout ended at 4:18 of Round 3 with Gian Villante defeating Corey Anderson by TKO (Punches).
Ovince St. Preux vs. Patrick Cummins
In sixth fight of the night, Patrick Cummins lost to Ovince St. Preux at 4:54 of Round 1.
Beneil Dariush vs. Jim Miller
Beneil Dariush got the better of Jim Miller and won by Decision (Unanimous) in Round 3 at 5:00.
Paige VanZant vs. Felice Herrig
The eight bout was between Felice Herrig and Paige VanZant. Paige VanZant beat Felice Herrig by Decision (Unanimous) at 5:00 of Round 3.
Max Holloway vs. Cub Swanson
The ninth fight at UFC on Fox 15 was Cub Swanson vs. Max Holloway. Max Holloway won in Round 3 at 3:58 by Submission (Guillotine Choke).
Ronaldo Souza vs. Chris Camozzi
In the co-main event Ronaldo Souza defeated Chris Camozzi via Submission (Armbar) at 2:33 of Round 1; Dan Miragliotta was the third man in the cage.
Luke Rockhold vs. Lyoto Machida
In the main event, referee Keith Peterson called an end to the bout at 2:31 of Round 2. Luke Rockhold defeated Lyoto Machida by Submission (Rear-Naked Choke).