Derrick Lewis (Dave Mandel/Sherdog)

UFC Fight Night 102: Lewis Scores Comeback Victory, N’Gannou Impresses

On Friday, Dec. 9, the UFC hosted UFC Fight Night 102: Lewis vs. Abdurakhimov from the Times Union Center in Albany, N.Y.

In the night’s main event, heavyweights Derrick Lewis and Shamil Abdurakhimov locked horns. Lewis entered the headlining affair having won four straight with three knockouts. He most recently edged veteran Roy Nelson on the scorecards in July. Abdurakhimov, meanwhile, has won two straight since dropping his UFC debut to Timothy Johnson.

The 12-fight event kicked off Friday with eight bouts streaming live on UFC Fight Pass at 5:45 p.m. ET. The four-fight main card aired live at 9 p.m. ET, also on UFC Fight Pass.


Derrick Lewis def. Shamil Abdurakhimov by TKO (strikes). Round 4, 3:42
Francis N’Gannou def. Anthony Hamilton by submission (kimura). Round 1, 1:57
Corey Anderson def. Sean O’Connell by TKO (strikes). Round 2, 2:36
Gian Villante def. Saparbek Safarov by TKO (strikes). Round 2, 2:54
Justine Kish def. Ashley Yoder by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Randy Brown def. Brian Camozzi by TKO (strikes). Round 2, 1:25
Gerald Meerschaert def. Joe Gigliotti by submission (anaconda choke). Round 1, 4:12
Andrew Sanchez def. Trevor Smith by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Shane Burgos def. Tiago Trator by unanimous decision (30-26, 29-28, 29-27)
Marc Diakiese def. Frankie Perez by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Ryan Janes def. Keith Berish by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Juliana Lima def. J.J. Aldrich by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)