Rafael dos Anjos wins at UFC Fight Night 20

UFC Fight Night 20 recently ended in the state of Virginia, in the United States, an event that featured two Brazilians in action, who left the octagon without defeat.



Back in Ultimate after beating Rob Emerson at UFC-103, the black belt Rafael dos Anjos won his second consecutive victory in the organization. The Gracie Fusion athlete dominated the three rounds against Kyle Bradley and guaranteed the triumph with the unanimous decision of the referees.



Then, Thiago tavares faced the American Nik lentz, who started the fight better and won the first round, with good takedowns and an aggressive standing posture. The Brazilian came back better for the second round and managed to impose his good game. In the last and decisive round, Thiago was more aggressive, but due to an unintentional low blow, he ended up having a point deducted. In the end, a referee scored victory for the Brazilian, but two judges scored equality at 28×28, decreeing a majority draw.



On the main card, the event's undefeated duel stirred up the audience in the arena, Evan dunham and Efrain Escudero had a very busy fight from start to finish. With Dunham, achieving a beautiful recovery, after being losing at the beginning of the fight, and submitting his opponent with a beautiful armbar.


In the main duel of the night, the lightweights Nate diaz e Gray Maynard They fought a very balanced fight, with Maynard winning a split decision from the judges. Check out the full results:



Main Card

Gray Maynard derrotou Nate diaz in the judges' split decision;

Evan Dunhamd submitted Efrain Escudero with an armbar in R3;

Aaron Simpson defeated Tom Lawlor via split decision;

Amir Sadollah defeated Brad Blackburn via unanimous decision;


Preliminary Card

Chris Leben defeated Jay Silva via unanimous decision by the judges;

Rick Story defeated Jesse Lennox via unanimous decision;

Nik lentz vs. Thiago tavares they tied in the majority decision of the judges;

Rory McDonald submitted Mike Guymon with an armbar in R1;

Rafael dos Anjos defeated Kyle Bradley via unanimous decision;

Gerald Harris defeated John Salter via TKO in R3;

Nick Catone defeated Jesse Forbes via split decision;


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