Join us here at Bloody Elbow for live scores, discussion and play by (the main card) like UFC London: Volkov vs. Aspinall descends from the O2 Arena in London, England. It’s been three years since the last UFC London card, but the wait is finally over for British MMA fans.
The main event of this fight night is a heavyweight match between rising English superstar Tom Aspinal and former Bellator champion Alexander Volkov. England’s featherweight competitor Arnold Allen plays New Zealander Dan Hooker, who is dropping to 145 pounds after being a 155-pound contender. Ex-Cage Warriors champion Paddy Pimblett also appeared at the event where he faces Mexican Kazula Vargas.
This will be an ESPN+ show but will start earlier than usual. The initial six-fight card is scheduled to begin at 1:30PM ET / 10:30AM PT on ESPN+. The six-fight main card is also on ESPN+, and is supposed to start at 4PM ET/1PM PT. For territories outside the US, you can follow all scheduled competitions on the UFC Fight Pass. BT Sport 1 broadcasts in the UK.
master card (ESPN +4 p.m. ET)
Alexander Volkov vs Tom Espinal
Arnold Allen vs Dan Hooker
Buddy Pemblete vs Casola Vargas
Gunnar Nelson vs. Takashi Sato
Molly McCann vs Luana Carolina
round 1 – McCann is immediately relentless, pressing with punches and belt. Carolina recovers and reverses. She brings it to her knees now. Reset. Leg kick from Carolina. The right hook of the meatballs. Molly presses her to the cage. Spinning elbow out of place. They fight! Molly over it! This was a great tour. 10-9 Macan.
Round 2 – They fight to get started. McCann got a removal. She’s in half and trying to get ahead. side now. knees on the body. side now. She’s getting nowhere, so she pops, and Carolina gets up, too. Molly bullies her in the cage and they exchange knees. Carolina gets the advantage. 10-9 Macan.
third round – They tore it up on the spot, but McCann got the advantage. Holy spinning elbow! Carolina outside cold! What is the end!
Molly McCann defeated Luana Carolina via KO (Rotator elbow), 1:52 of Round 3
Jay Herbert against. Elia Topuria
round 1 – They touch. Slow start but both connect inside. Head kick down Topuria! It pops up right away and looks for removal. He has Herbert against the fence to clear out cobwebs. Despite the cage cancer, Topuria got the removal done. He cuts and bleeds all over the rug and his opponent. Herbert restores the full guard. Topuria passes but is pushed back into high gear. Topuria tries to stand up to the strikes, but Herbert pops up and resets them. Herbert throws bombs. Nothing is connected yet though. Throws his head back, but from the other side. Topuria defends. Topuria presses with punches. The big knee of Herbert knocks the mouthpiece of Topuria! Huge right! Topuria stained it. 10-9 Herbert.
Round 2 – Herbert nodded as Topuria descends right. Herbert with the long right, using the access feature. HOLY HELL TOPURIA JUST SLEPT HERBERT! Three punches combo, chin, body and chin! night! Stop.
Elijah Topuria defeated Jay Herbert by KO (punches), 1:07 of Round 2
initial card (ESPN +1:30 p.m. ET)
Makwan Amirkhani def. Mike Grande by technical submission (anaconda choke) at: 57 of the first round
Sergei Pavlovich defeated. Shamil Abdul Rahimov by TKO (punches) at 4:03 of Round 1
Paul Craig Dave. Nikita Krylov in front (triangle choke) at 3:57 of the first round
Jack Shore defeated. Timur Valiyev by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-27)
Elise Red Dave. Corey McKenna by split decision (27-30, 29-28, 29-28)
Muhammad Mokaev def. Cody Durden in submission (guillotine strangling) at: 58 of the first round