UFC Fight Night 88 Results: Cody Garbrandt Knocks Out Thomas Almeida

Last night, UFC delivered an impressive card with UFC Fight Night 88 in Las Vegas. In particular, we got one hell of a knockout in the bantamweight main event fight.

Cody Garbrandt defeated Thomas Almeida by knockout just 2:53 into the first round. The knockout earned Garbrandt a Performance of the Night bonus, and it was well-earned, as Garbrandt not only remains undefeated, he handed Almeida his first career loss. In other contests, Jeremy Stephens scored a big win over Renan Barão via unanimous decision in Barão’s debut at 145 pounds; Sara McMann defeated Jessica Eye in a women’s bantamweight fight, also via unanimous decision. All in all, it was a pretty eventful card that should have big implications in the bantamweight division (both men’s and women’s) going forward. You can check out the results below:

UFC Fight Night 88 Results Cody Garbrandt Knocks Out Thomas Almeida

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Main Card

-Cody Garbrandt defeated Thomas Almeida via KO in the first round.

-Jeremy Stephens defeated Renan Barão via unanimous decision.

-Rick Story defeated Tarec Saffiedine via unanimous decision.

-Chris Camozzi defeated Vitor Miranda via unanimous decision.

-Lorenz Larkin defeated Jorge Masvidal via split decision.

-Paul Felder defeated Josh Burkman via unanimous decision.

Prelim Card

-Sara McMann defeated Jessica Eye via unanimous decision.

-Abel Trujillo defeated Jordan Rinaldi via unanimous decision.

-Jake Collier defeated Alberto Uda via TKO in the first round.

-Erik Koch defeated Shane Campbell via submission to a rear-naked choke in the second round.

-Bryan Caraway defeated Aljamain Sterling via split decision.

-Adam Milstead defeated Chris De La Rocha via TKO.

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