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UFC Nashville: Sandhagen Dominates Font in Catchweight Clash

Read about the thrilling clash between Cory Sandhagen and Rob Font at UFC Nashville. Sandhagen’s dominant performance in the catchweight bout left Font struggling to keep up. Tatiana Suarez also secured a slick submission win over Jessica Andrade. Check out the full card results!

The highly anticipated clash between bantamweight contenders Cory Sandhagen and Rob Font headlined UFC Nashville at the Bridgestone Arena on Saturday night. Despite the fight being contested at a catchweight of 140 lbs., Sandhagen showcased his dominance throughout the match.

Sandhagen wasted no time in taking Font down with his first takedown attempt, establishing control on the ground for the majority of the round. As the fight progressed, Sandhagen’s wrestling skills only grew stronger, leaving Font struggling to find answers in the grappling department. The crowd expressed their disappointment, urging the referee to stand the fighters up, but Sandhagen continued to outgrapple Font over the course of five rounds, ultimately securing a decision win.

In the co-main event, undefeated contender Tatiana Suarez faced former strawweight champion Jessica Andrade. Suarez extended her flawless record to 11-0 with a slick submission victory over Andrade, utilizing a guillotine choke in the second round. Her impressive performance even earned the approval of Conor McGregor.

Other notable results from UFC Nashville include Dustin Jacoby’s impressive knockout win over Kennedy Nzechukwu, Diego Lopes’ quick submission victory over Gavin Tucker, and Tanner Boser’s dominant decision win against Aleksa Camur.

Here are the full card results from UFC Nashville:

Main Card
Cory Sandhagen defeats Rob Font via unanimous decision (50-45, 50-45, 50-45)
Tatiana Suarez defeats Jessica Andrade via submission (guillotine choke) (1:31 of Round 2)
Dustin Jacoby defeats Kennedy Nzechukwu via TKO (1:22 of Round 1)
Diego Lopes defeats Gavin Tucker via submission (armbar) (1:38 of Round 1)
Tanner Boser defeats Aleksa Camur via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Ludovit Klein defeats Ignacio Bahamondes via unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)

The preliminary card also featured exciting matchups, including Kyler Phillips’ unanimous decision win over Raoni Barcelos, Carlston Harris’ submission victory over Jeremiah Wells, and Billy Quarantillo’s unanimous decision win against Damon Jackson.

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