'UFC Fight Night: Munoz Vs. Mousasi' Results & Bonuses: Gegard Mousasi Finishes Mark Munoz Early
Mousasi had no trouble handling Munoz and his wrestling style, taking him down himself and working quickly for the rear-naked choke. The win improved Mousasi (35-4-2) to 2-1 with the promotion, while Munoz fell to 13-5 overall and just 1-3 in his last four.
In other action, C.B. Dollaway defeated Francis Carmont via decision, Sean Strickland downed Luke Barnatt in a battle of unbeaten middleweights and Nicklas Backstrom scored a submission won vs. Tom Niinimaki. Mousasi, Dollaway, Backstrom and Magnus Cedenblad were all awarded "Performance of the Night" bonuses and $50,000 each. The attendance was revealed at over 8,000.
Gegard Mousasi def. Mark Munoz via submission (rear-naked choke) at 3:57 of Round 1
C.B. Dollaway def. Francis Carmont via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
Sean Strickland def. Luke Barnatt via split decision (28-29, 30-27, 29-28)
Niklas Backstrom def. Tom Niinimaki via submission (bulldog choke) at 4:15 of Round 1
Nick Hein def. Drew Dober via unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 29-28)
Magnus Cedenblad def. Krzysztof Jotko via submission (guillotine choke) at 4:59 of Round 2
Iuri Alcantara def. Vaughan Lee via TKO (strikes) at :25 of Round 1
Peter Sobotta def. Pawel Pawlak via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Maximo Blanco def. Andy Ogle via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Ruslan Magomedov def. Viktor Pesta via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
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