UFC Fight Night 50 results: Ronaldo Souza submits Mousasi, Rothwell earns and easy win.
Main Event and Co-main event Highlights:
Souza have definitely earned a spot for a middle weight title fight after submiting Mousasi in the 3rd round via guillotine in a completely one sided fight. Rothwell scored an easy knockout in the very first round over Alistair Overeem. The fight started in Overeem’s favor with several demolishing knees but his chin was not strong enough for Rothwell’s over hand punch.
Joe Lauzon, Michael Chiesa, Ronaldo Souza and Ben Rothwell each earned $50,000 bonuses for their performances at Friday’s “UFC Fight Night 50: Jacare vs. Mousasi” event.
Chiesa and Lauzon earned the “Fight of the Night,” while Souza and Rothwell each won “Performance of the Night” honors.
- Ronaldo Souza def. Gegard Mousasi via submission (guillotine choke) – Round 3, 4:30
- Ben Rothwell def. Alistair Overeem via TKO (punches) – Round 1, 2:19
- Matt Mitrione def. Derrick Lewis via knockout (punches) – Round 1, 0:41
- Joe Lauzon def. Michael Chiesa via TKO (doctor stoppage) – Round 2, 2:14
- John Moraga def. Justin Scoggins via submission (guillotine choke) – Round 2, 0:47
- Al Iaquinta def. Rodrigo Damm via TKO (punches) – Round 3, 2:41
- Rafael Natal def. Chris Camozzi def. split decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28)
- Chris Beal def. Tateki Matsuda via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)
- Chas Skelly def. Sean Soriano via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)