Completed MMA Event

UFC 281: Adesanya vs. Pereira

UFC 281
  • Saturday 11.12.2022 at 06:00 PM ET
  • U.S. Broadcast: Pay Per View | Prelims: ESPN
  • Promotion: Ultimate Fighting Championship
  • Ownership: Endeavor
  • Venue: Madison Square Garden
  • Location: New York City, New York, United States
  • Enclosure: Octagon
  • TV Announcers: Jon Anik, Joe Rogan, Daniel Cormier
  • Ring Announcer: Bruce Buffer
  • Interviews: Joe Rogan | Backstage: Megan Olivi
  • Ticket Revenue (live gate): $11,562,807
  • Attendance: 20,845
  • MMA Bouts: 14
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Fight Card

Honors & Awards

  • Performance of the Night
    Israel Adesanya vs. Alex Pereira   |   $50,000 bonus to Pereira
  • Performance of the Night
    Carla Esparza vs. Weili Zhang   |   $50,000 bonus to Zhang
  • Fight of the Night
    Dustin Poirier vs. Michael Chandler   |   $50,000 bonus to each fighter

Referees

  • Marc Goddard
    Adesanya vs. Pereira (14)Reyes vs. Spann (8)Kowalkiewicz vs. Juárez (4)Arce vs. Jackson (2)
  • Keith Peterson
    Esparza vs. Zhang (13)Hooker vs. Puelles (10)Petroski vs. Turman (6)
  • Dan Miragliotta
    Poirier vs. Chandler (12)Moicano vs. Riddell (9)Azaitar vs. Frevola (5)
  • Kevin MacDonald
    Edgar vs. Gutierrez (11)Blanchfield vs. McCann (7)Trizano vs. Choi (3)Ulberg vs. Negumereanu (1)

Event Discussion

ZoomerBet
ZoomerBet

11.13.2022 | 9:24 PM ET

I could be wrong but I don't think I've ever seen a female fighter win by guillotine
DamienHandel420
DamienHandel420

11.13.2022 | 11:26 PM ET

For the guillotines Lemos got one this year over Waterson, I know Andrade got at least one also over Calderwood, They're most likely be a few more i'm forgetting
For the kimuras, I have no memorie of any happening, But I kinda doubt it the first kimuras, I fell like Kimuras are more of a rarer sub anyway

* Edited at 11.14.2022, 2:07 AM ET *

Chamberlain
Chamberlain

11.14.2022 | 8:30 PM ET

Rose got 2 kimuras on TUF to go to the finals.

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