UFC on ESPN 29 took place at the UFC Apex arena in Las Vegas, the main event of which was a middleweight bout between Jared Cannonier and Kelvin Gastelum
At the end of the five-round competitive confrontation, held in a standing position, the judges gave the victory to Cannonier three times by a unanimous decision with a score of 48-47, who managed to send the opponent to a knockdown in the third round.
At the same time, all the judges considered that Jared Cannonier had an advantage in the first, third and fourth rounds, giving Kelvin Gastelum the second and final five minutes.
In the second most important event of the event, the winner of the silver Olympic medal in Greco-Roman wrestling, Dane Mark Madsen, won the third victory under the UFC banner, following the results of three rounds, winning by a separate judicial decision from the veteran of the organization Clay Guida.
Among the other results of the event, we note the early victories of Saydiokub Kakhramonov, Alejandro Pantoja, Josien Nunes, William Knight, Ramiz Brahima and Ignacio Bahamondes, and the kick from the turn performed by the latter clearly claims to be nominated in the “Knockout of the Year”category.