Jan Błachowicz (Dave Mandel/Sherdog)
UFC on ESPN+ 25 Results: Błachowicz Crushes Anderson in Rematch, Pereira Disqualified
On Saturday, Feb. 15, the UFC hosted its 25th card on ESPN+ from the Santa Ana Star Center in Rio Rancho, N.M.
In the night’s main event, light heavyweight contenders Corey Anderson and Jan Błachowicz met for the second time. Anderson claimed the pair’s first meeting at UFC 191 by decision. The American had won four straight leading into his first main event. Poland’s Błachowicz, meanwhile, had reeled off wins in six of his last seven Octagon appearances, with the lone loss coming against former title challenger Thiago Santos.
The card kicked off with a preliminary card stream on ESPN+ at 5 p.m ET. The main card followed at 8 p.m. ET, also on ESPN+.
Jan Błachowicz def. Corey Anderson by knockout (right hook). Round 1, 3:08
Diego Sanchez def. Michel Pereira by disqualification (illegal knee). Round 3, 3:09
Montana De La Rosa def. Mara Romero Borella by unanimous decision (30-27×3)
Brok Weaver def. Kazula Vargas by disqualification (illegal knee). Round 1, 4:02
Ray Borg def. Rogerio Bontorin by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-25)
Lando Vannata def. Yancy Medeiros by unanimous decision (30-27×3)
Daniel Rodriguez def. Tim Means by submission (guillotine choke). Round 2, 3:37
John Dodson def. Nathaniel Wood by TKO (punches). Round 3, 0:16
Scott Holtzman def. Jim Miller by unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)
Devin Clark def. Dequan Townsend by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-26, 30-26)
Merab Dvalishvili def. Casey Kenney by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-25, 29-28)
Macy Chiasson def. Shanna Young by unanimous decision (30-26×3)
Raulian Paiva def. Mark De La Rosa by knockout (overhand right). Round 2, 4:42