UFC on FOX 19: Teixeira vs Evans – Results, Videos and More

UFC on FOX 19: Teixeira vs Evans (Fight Night Tampa) – Results, Videos and More
By PDG Staff


On Saturday night, April 16, 2016, the UFC invaded the Amelie Arena in Tampa, Florida for the 19th installment of UFC on FOX. Also known as Fight Night Tampa, the card featured a light heavyweight title contender bout between former champion “Sugar” Rashad Evans and long-time Pit protégé Glover Teixeira. The females also took center stage as Rose Namajunas looked to avenge an earlier defeat in her career as she faced Tecia Torres. The Eagle also finally landed after a two year hiatus as Khabib Nurmagomedov returned to the Octagon and took on short-order replacement Darrell Horcher. The main card on FOX kicked off with a featherweight clash featuring Cub Swanson and Hacran Dias. Below are some of the highlights of the event and the complete results!

Glover Teixeira vs. Rashad Evans – UFC on FOX 19 Highlights


Tecia Torres vs. Rose Namajunas – UFC on FOX 19 Highlights


Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Darrell Horcher – UFC on FOX 19 Highlights


UFC on FOX 19 (Fight Night Tampa) Results:

Main Card (FOX):

Glover Teixeira def. Rashad Evans via KO (Punches) Round 1 (1:48)
Rose Namajunas def. Tecia Torres via Unanimous Decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Khabib Nurmagomedov def. Darrell Horcher via TKO (Strikes) Round 2 (3:38)
Cub Swanson def. Hacran Dias via Unanimous Decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

Preliminary Card (FOX):

Michael Chiesa def. Beneil Dariush via Submission (RNC) Round 2 (1:20)
Raquel Pennington def. Bethe Correia via Split Decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
Santiago Ponzinibbio def. Court McGee via TKO (Strikes) Round 1 (4:15)
Michael Graves def. Randy Brown via Submission (RNC) Round 2 (2:31)

Preliminary Card (UFC FIGHT PASS):

John Dodson def. Manny Gamburyan via TKO (Strikes) Round 1 (0:47)
Cezar Ferreira def. Oluwale Bamgbose via Unanimous Decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-27)
Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos def. Omari Akhmedov via TKO (Knees) Round 3 (3:03)