UFC December & January Fight Roundup for Main Events

ABU DHABI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - JANUARY 23: In this handout image provided by the UFC, Dustin Poirier reacts after his knockout victory over Conor McGregor of Ireland in a lightweight fight during the UFC 257 event inside Etihad Arena on UFC Fight Island on January 23, 2021 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
(Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

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Well, if you’re looking for a UFC December and January fight roundup of main events that gets right to the point, you’re in luck. Let’s get to the goods, and if you’re looking for additional entertainment, you can always check out our upcoming UFC odds, including UFC 258 just around the corner.

Now, to the main events.

UFC Fight Night: Hermansson vs. Vettori

Marvin Vettori improved to 16-4-1 with a unanimous decision over Jack Hermansson.

UFC 256: Figueiredo vs. Moreno

A pretty anticlimatic ending to this one as Deiveson Figueiredo and Brandon Moreno fought to a majority draw.

UFC Fight Night: Thompson vs. Neal

It was all Stephen Thompson as the judges were unanimous in their decision (50-45, 50-45, 50-45) in the dominating performance over Geoff Neal.

UFC Fight Night: Holloway vs. Kattar

“50-42, 50-43, and 50-43,” said the judges, as Max Holloway owned Calvin Katta in this All-USA bout in mid-January.

UFC Fight Night: Chiesa vs. Magny

Another All-USA main event, and another mile-wide win by decision. 

The judges blessed Michael Chiesa with a trio of 49-46 scores for a decision victory over Neil Magny.

UFC 257: Poirier vs. McGregor 2

It was all Dustin Poirier in the much-anticipated rematch as he handed Conor McGregor the first TKO of his career in the second round while getting his revenge. 

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