The 2nd night of action from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, for International Fight Week is UFC 213, featuring a clash with the interim UFC Middleweight title on the line.
The main event, a fight for the interim Middleweight title, has former Cuban Olympic freestyle wrestler Yoel Romero against smooth striking Aussie Robert Whittaker. Romero is a athletic freak of nature, with a burst a explosiveness like an NFL running back. At 9-0 in the octagon, Romero has 7 wins by knock out. Whittaker got into the UFC winning the “TUF Nations” season. After consecutive loss at Welterweight, Whittaker moved up to Middleweight and has since went 7-0, with 4 knock outs.
PPV Main Card
Interim MW Title: Robert Whittaker def. Yoel Romero by (48-47 x3) unanimous decision
HW: Alistair Overeem def. Fabricio Werdum by (2828, 29-28, 29-28) majority decision
HW: Curtis Blaydes def. Daniel Omielanczuk by (30-27 x3) unanimous decision
LW: Anthony Pettis def. Jim Miller by (30-27 x3) unanimous decision
BW: Ronb Font def. Douglas Silva de Andrade by submission (guillotine choke) 4:36 R2
HW: Alexey Oleynik def. Travis Browne by submission (rear naked choke) 3:44 R2
WW: Chad Laprise def. Brian Camozzi by TKO (punches) 1:27 R3
MW: Thiago Santos def. Gerald Meerchaert by TKO (punches) 2:04 R2
WW: Bela Muhammad def. Jordan Mein by (29-28 x2, 30-27) unanimous decision
Fight Pass Prelims
FW: Cody Stamann def. Terrion Ware by (30-27 x2, 29-28) unanimous decision
MW: Trevin Giles def. James Bochnovic by KO (punches) 2:54 R2