For the third time since MMA recently became legalized in New York, the octagon is in the state, this time at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, for UFC 208. The main event will see Holly “The Preachers Daughter” Holm & Germaine “The Iron Lady” De Randamie battling to be crowned the first event UFC Woman’s Featherweight champion.
Holm was a 18-time Boxing world champion, former Legacy FC and UFC Bantamweight champion. Holm is the first fighter to win major titles in both Boxing and MMA. All 7 of Holm’s stoppage victories have come by knockout. Perfect at 46-0, in kickboxing Germaine De Randamie, has scored impressive knock out in her last two fights, defeating Larissa Pacheco and Anna Elmose.
PPV Main Card
WFW Title: Germaine De Randamie def. Holly Holm by (48-47×3) unanimous decision
MW: Anderson Silva def. Derek Brunson by (29-28 x2, 30-27) unanimous decision
MW: Ronadlo Souza def. Tim Boetsch by submission (kimura) 3:41 R1
LHW: Glover Yeixeira def. Jared Cannonier by (30-26 x3) unanimous decision
LW: Dustin Poirier def. Jim MIller by (28-28, 30-27, 29-28) majority decision
WW: Belal Muhammad def. Randy Brown by(30-27 x2, 29-28) unanimous decision
FlyW: Wilson Reis def. Yuta Sasaki by (29-28 x3) unanimous decision
LW: Islam Makhachev def. Nik Lentz by (30-25 x2, 30-27) unanimous decision
FW: Rick Glenn def. Phillipe Nover by (27-30, 29-28, 29-28) split decision
Fight Pass Prelims
WW: Ryan LaFlare def. Roan Carneiro by (30-26, 30-27, 29-28) unanimous decision