UFC 281 Results – Who Won at Adesanya vs. Pereira (2024)

UFC 281 Results – Who Won at Adesanya vs. Pereira (1)

Alex Pereira returned to the UFC Octagon saturday night for UFC 281 to take on Israel Adesanya. The event took place on Saturday, November 12, 2022, at the Madison Square Garden in New York, NY. Adesanya vs. Pereira featured 14 bouts, some were more surprising to watch than others.

UFC 281 was headlined by a scrap between Alex Pereira and Israel Adesanya, with Weili Zhang vs. Carla Esparza serving as the night’s co-main event. Elsewhere on the card, Erin Blanchfield went to battle against Molly McCann. Let’s find out who won at the UFC 281. View the full results for ‘Adesanya vs. Pereira’-led fight card below.

Event
UFC 281: Adesanya vs. Pereira
Date
November 12, 2022
Venue
Madison Square Garden
Location
New York, NY
Main Event
Alex Pereira vs. Israel Adesanya
Co-Main Event
Weili Zhang vs. Carla Esparza
Event Type
PPV

UFC 281 was live 606 days ago and was the 623rd event in UFC history, including pay-per-views, UFC Fight Nights, and The Ultimate Fighter season finales.

Who won at UFC 281

Below is the 14-fight order and UFC 281 results. Here are the real winners and losers from Saturday‘s event:

  • Alex Pereira defeated Israel Adesanya via TKO (Punches) (Round 5 / 2:01)
  • Weili Zhang defeated Carla Esparza by Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) (Round 2 / 1:05)
  • Dustin Poirier defeated Michael Chandler via Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) (Round 3 / 2:00)
  • Chris Gutierrez defeated Frankie Edgar by KO (Knee) (Round 1 / 2:01)
  • Dan Hooker defeated Claudio Puelles by TKO (Body Kick) (Round 2 / 4:06)
  • Renato Carneiro defeated Brad Riddell by Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) (Round 1 / 3:20)
  • Ryan Spann defeated Dominick Reyes by KO (Punches) (Round 1 / 1:20)
  • Erin Blanchfield defeated Molly McCann by Submission (Kimura) (Round 1 / 3:37)
  • Andre Petroski defeated Wellington Turman by Decision (Unanimous) (Round 3 / 5:00)
  • Matt Frevola defeated Ottman Azaitar by KO (Punch) (Round 1 / 2:30)
  • Karolina Kowalkiewicz defeated Silvana Gomez Juarez by Decision (Unanimous) (Round 3 / 5:00)
  • Michael Trizano defeated Seung Woo Choi by KO (Punches) (Round 1 / 4:51)
  • Montel Jackson defeated Julio Arce by Decision (Unanimous) (Round 3 / 5:00)

UFC 281 Results

The results are listed in ascending order, starting from the first fight ending with the night’s main event. Be sure to check out UFC 281 payouts and bonuses.

Montel Jackson vs. Julio Arce

The UFC 281 began with Montel Jackson taking on Julio Arce. Montel Jackson defeated Julio Arce in Round 3 at 5:00 by Decision (Unanimous).

Michael Trizano vs. Seung Woo Choi

The second fight at UFC 281 was Seung Woo Choi vs. Michael Trizano. Michael Trizano won in Round 1 at 4:51 by KO (Punches).

Karolina Kowalkiewicz vs. Silvana Gomez Juarez

The following bout was between Silvana Gomez Juarez and Karolina Kowalkiewicz. Karolina Kowalkiewicz beat Silvana Gomez Juarez by Decision (Unanimous) in Round 3 at 5:00.

Matt Frevola vs. Ottman Azaitar

In the fourth bout, Matt Frevola defeated Ottman Azaitar by KO (Punch) at 2:30 of Round 1.

Andre Petroski vs. Wellington Turman

The fifth bout ended at 5:00 of Round 3 with Andre Petroski defeating Wellington Turman by Decision (Unanimous).

Erin Blanchfield vs. Molly McCann

In the sixth fight of the night, Molly McCann lost to Erin Blanchfield at 3:37 of Round 1.

Ryan Spann vs. Dominick Reyes

Ryan Spann got the better of Dominick Reyes and won by KO (Punches) in Round 1 at 1:20.

Renato Carneiro vs. Brad Riddell

The eighth bout was between Brad Riddell and Renato Carneiro. Renato Carneiro beat Brad Riddell by Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) at 3:20 of Round 1.

Dan Hooker vs. Claudio Puelles

The ninth fight at UFC 281 was Claudio Puelles vs. Dan Hooker. Dan Hooker won in Round 2 at 4:06 by TKO (Body Kick).

Chris Gutierrez vs. Frankie Edgar

In the tenth bout, Chris Gutierrez battled Frankie Edgar and took the win by KO (Knee) in Round 1 at 2:01.

Dustin Poirier vs. Michael Chandler

Right before the co-main event, Dustin Poirier prevailed over Michael Chandler. Dustin Poirier won by Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) at 2:00 of Round 3.

Weili Zhang vs. Carla Esparza

In the co-main event, Weili Zhang defeated Carla Esparza via Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) at 1:05 of Round 2; Keith Peterson was the third man in the cage.

Alex Pereira vs. Israel Adesanya

In the main event, referee Marc Goddard called an end to the bout at 2:01 of Round 5. Alex Pereira defeated Israel Adesanya by TKO (Punches).

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