Santiago Ponzinibbio (Dave Mandel/Sherdog)
UFC Fight Night 113 Results: Ponzinibbio Smashes Nelson, Calvillo Outworks Calderwood
On Sunday, July 16, the UFC hosted UFC Fight Night 113: Nelson vs. Ponzinibbio from the SSE Hydro in Glasgow, Scotland.
In the night’s main event, Icelandic grappling ace Gunnar Nelson took on Argentinian knockout artist Santiago Ponzinibbio. Nelson entered the match-up having scored back-to-back submission victories over Alan Jouban and Albert Tumenov. Twelve of his 16 careers wins had come via tapout. Ponzinibbio, meanwhile, had won four straight fights. A veteran of The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil, the 30-year-old had gone 6-2 over the course of his eight Octagon appearances.
The 12-fight event kicked off with two preliminary card bouts streaming live on UFC Fight Pass at 12 p.m. ET. Four additional preliminary card bouts followed at 1 p.m. ET on Fox Sports 1, with the six-fight main card airing live at 3 p.m. ET, also on Fox Sports 1.
Santiago Ponzinibbio def. Gunnar Nelson by knockout (punches). Round 1, 1:22
Cynthia Calvillo def. Joanne Calderwood by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
Paul Felder def. Stevie Ray by knockout (elbows). Round 1, 3:57
Jack Marshman def. Ryan Janes by unanimous decision (29-28 x3)
Khalil Rountree def. Paul Craig by knockout (strikes). Round 1, 4:56
Justin Willis def. James Mulheron by unanimous decision (30-27 x3)
Danny Roberts def. Bobby Nash by knockout (punch). Round 2, 3:59
Alexandre Pantoja def. Neil Seery by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 3, 2:31
Galore Bofando def. Charlie Ward by knockout (throw). Round 1, 2:10
Danny Henry def. Daniel Teymur by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-26)
Brett Johns def. Albert Morales by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-25)
Leslie Smith def. Amanda Lemos by TKO (strikes). Round 2, 2:53