UFC Vegas 55 went down on Saturday night at the UFC APEX in Las Vegas. In the main event, Ketlen Vieira improved to two wins in a row with a closely contested split decision victory over Holly Holm. The Brazilian’s consecutive wins against two former bantamweight champions in ‘The Peacher’s Daughter’ and Miesha Tate have put her in a strong position to fight for the title.
In the co-main event, Michel Pereira improved to five wins in a row with a split decision victory over Santiago Ponzinibbio after a back and forth battle.
Elsewhere on the UFC Vegas 55 main card, Chidi Njokuani scored a second consecutive first round knockout victory in the UFC by demolishing Dusko Todorovic with a devastating elbow, Tabatha Ricci improved to two wins in a row by scoring a unanimous decision victory over Polyana Viana and Park Jun Young returned to winning ways with a split decision victory over Eryk Anders.
UFC Vegas 55 Results
Ketlen Vieira defeats Holly Holm by split decision (48-47, 48-47, 47-48)
Michel Pereira defeats Santiago Ponzinibbio by split decision (29-28, 30-27, 28-29)
Chidi Njokuani defeats Dusko Todorovic by first round KO (4:48)
Tabatha Ricci defeats Polyana Viana by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Park Jun Yong defeats Eryk Anders by split decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28)
Joseph Holmes defeats Alen Amedovski by first round rear naked choke submission (1:04)
Jailton Almeida defeats Parker Porter by first round rear naked choke submission (4:35)
Uros Medic defeats Omar Morales by second round TKO (3:05)
Jonathan Martinez defeats Vince Morales by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Chase Hooper defeats Felipe Colares by third round TKO (3:00)
Sam Hughes defeats Elise Reed by third round TKO (3:52)