Kamaru Usman (Keith Mills/Sherdog)

UFC Fight Night 129 Results: Usman Cruises Past Maia, Suarez Chokes Grasso

On Saturday, May 19, the UFC hostedĀ UFC Fight Night 129: Maia vs. UsmanĀ from theĀ Movistar Arena in Santiago, Chile.

In the night’s main event, former middleweight and welterweight title challenger Demian Maia stepped in on short notice to take on surging wrestling stalwart Kamaru Usman. The 40-year-old Maia was looking to snap a two-fight skid, having fallen short against current champion Tyron Woodley and top-10 fighter Colby Covington. Usman, meanwhile, had yet to taste defeat inside the Octagon. He looked to extend his winning streak to 12 against the Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu world champion.

The action kicked off at 6:30 p.m. ET with three bouts streaming live on UFC Fight Pass. Four additional preliminary-card bouts followed on Fox Sports 2 at 8 p.m. ET, with the six-fight main card taking place at 10 p.m. ET on Fox Sports 1.


Kamaru Usman def.Ā Demian Maia by unanimous decision (50-45, 49-46, 49-46)
Tatiana Suarez def. Alexa Grasso by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 1, 2:44
Dominick Reyes def.Ā Jared Cannonier by TKO (strikes). Round 1, 2:55
Guido Cannetti def.Ā Diego Rivas by unanimous decision (29-28 x3)
Andrea Lee def.Ā Veronica Macedo by unanimous decision (30-27 x3)
Vicente Luque def.Ā Chad Laprise by knockout (punches). Round 1, 4:16
Michel Prazeres def.Ā Zak Cummings by split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
Alexandre Pantoja def.Ā Brandon Moreno by unanimous decision (30-26, 30-26, 29-27)
Poliana Botelho def. Syuri Kondo by TKO (body kick and punches). Round 1, 0:33
Gabriel Benitez def.Ā Humberto Bandenay by knockout (slam). Round 1, 0:39
Enrique Barzola def. Brandon Davis by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-26, 30-26)
Frankie Saenz def.Ā Henry Briones by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-26)
Claudio Puelles def. Felipe Silva by submission (kneebar). Round 3, 2:23