UFC Fight Night: Karl Roberson vs. Marvin Vettori Play-by-Play

In the co-main event of the evening, Karl Roberson fought Marvin Vettori in a middleweight competition. Here’s how the action happened.

Bout 9: Karl Roberson (9-2) vs. Marvin Vettori (14-3-1) (Middleweight)

After a few minutes of close striking, they clinched up. They went to the ground with Roberson on the back of Vettori. They got back up, with Vettori getting a takedown that time. Vettori tried for a guillotine choke on the ground. They stood up, with Vettori still holding the choke. Roberson pushed off the fence, going back to the ground. He escaped the choke while in top position. Vettori was able to get top position back, moving into half guard. Vettori started to throw lots of strikes from the position. He got on the back of Roberson, continuing with strikes. He tried for a rear naked choke that made Roberson tape out in short time.

RESULT: Marvin Vettori def. Karl Roberson via Submission, Rear Naked Choke (RD 1, 4:17)

My Scorecard:

Fighter Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Total

Live coverage of the entire evening can be viewed here.

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