UFC Jacksonville: Andrei Arlovski vs. Philipe Lins Play-by-Play

Making his UFC debut, 2018 PFL Heavyweight Champion Philipe Lins matched up against Andrei Arlovski. Here’s the fight’s play-by-play.

Live coverage of the entire card can be seen here.

Bout 6: Andrei Arlovski (28-19) vs. Philipe Lins (14-3) (Heavyweight)

The sixth fight of the evening saw the experienced Andrei Arlovski face debuting Philipe Lins. Lins landed with some punches early that showed his clear speed and power. Arlovski connected with a spinning back fist in the fourth minute.

More than halfway into the second round, Arlovski was kicked in the groin, causing a pause. After somewhat of a pause, they resumed and heated up near the end.

The fighters continued to trade quick flurries of punches at eachother in the third round. Over the course of the fight it seemed like Arlovski started to land more. Going to the judges, Andrei Arlovski got the unanimous decision win (30-27, 30-27 & 29-28).

My Scorecard:

Fighter Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Total
Arlovski 9 10 10 28
Lins 10 9 9 29

 

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