UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley’s first fight in 14 months results in complete domination of Darren Till at UFC 228.
UFC 228 took place Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018 at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, TX, drawing 14,073 in attendance for a live gate of $1.7 million.
UFC 228: Woodley vs. Till Highlights and Results:
Tyron Woodley def. Darren Till via submission (D’arce Choke) – Round 2, 4:19. Complete domination by Woodley.
Jessica Andrade def. Karolina Kowalkiewicz via knockout (punch) – Round 1, 1:57
The original co-main event of Nicco Montano vs. Valentina Shevchenko for the flyweight championship was canceled due to Montano’s hospitalization. Due to Montano’s injury woes and inactivity, UFC President Dana White announced the promotion will be stripping her of the title. Montano expressed his disappointment on Instagram and vowed to regain her title.
Zabit Magomedsharipov def. Brandon Davis via submission (kneebar) – Round 2, 3:46. Magomedsharipov called out Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes.
Jimmie Rivera def. John Dodson via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
Abdul Razak Alhassan def. Niko Price via knockout (punch) – Round 1, :43
UFC 228 Prelim Results:
Tatiana Suarez def. Carla Esparza via TKO (punches/elbows) – Round 3, 4:33
Aljamain Sterling def. Cody Stamann via submission (modified kneebar) – Round 2, 3:42
Geoff Neal def. Frank Camacho via knockout (head kick) – Round 2, 1:23
Darren Stewart def. Charles Byrd via TKO (elbow/punches) – Round 2, 2:17
Diego Sanchez def. Craig White via unanimous decision (30-27 across the board)
Jim Miller def. Alex White via submission (rear naked choke) – Round 1, 1:29. Postfight, Miller revealed he’s been battling Lyme Disease for years. That disease is absolutely no joke. Wishing Miller the very best.
Irene Aldana def. Lucie Pudilova via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
Jarred Brooks def. Roberto Sanchez via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
UFC 228: Post-Fight Press Conference Highlights:
$50,000 Performance Bonuses:
Performances of the Night: Tyron Woodley, Jéssica Andrade
Fight of the Night: Irene Aldana vs. Lucie Pudilová
Check out our interview with Aljamain Sterling!
Full Disclosure: This post includes affiliate links, which provide us a small commission in order to support TheSportsCourier.com and continue to create content for all of you. Thanks so much for your support!
Disclaimer: We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.