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Official Scorecards | UFC 291: Poirier vs Gaethje 2

See How The Judges Scored Every Round Of UFC 291: Poirier vs Gaethje 2, Live From Delta Center In Salt Lake City 

UFC makes its highly anticipated return to Salt Lake City, Utah on Sat., July 29 with a Fight of the Year candidate that will see No. 2 ranked lightweight contender Dustin Poirier run it back with No. 3 Justin Gaethje for the vacant BMF title. The co-main event will see former UFC light heavyweight champion and current No. 3 ranked contender Jan Blachowicz look to spoil the 205-pound debut of former middleweight titleholder Alex Pereira

UFC 291: POIRIER vs. GAETHJE 2 will take place at Delta Center with the main card at 10 pm ET/7 pm PT exclusively on ESPN+ PPV. The prelims will be available on ABC, ESPN, ESPN Deportes and ESPN+ (English and Spanish), at 8 pm ET/5 pm PT. The night’s action will start at 6:30pm ET/3:30pm PT with Early Prelims on ESPN+ (English and Spanish) and UFC Fight Pass.

Main event scheduled for five rounds. All other bouts scheduled for three rounds. | Results, Highlights & More 

UFC 291: Poirier vs Gaethje 2 Scorecards 

Miranda Maverick vs Priscila Cachoeira 

      Miranda Maverick defeats Priscila Cachoeira  by submission (armbar) at 2:11 of Round 3
       

      Miranda Maverick defeats Priscila Cachoeira  by submission (armbar) at 2:11 of Round 3 | Results, Highlights & More Results, Highlights & More 

       

      Matthew Semelsberger vs Uroš Medić

      Uros Medic defeats Matthew Semelsberger by TKO (strikes) at 2:36 of Round 3Uros Medic defeats Matthew Semelsberger by TKO (strikes) at 2:36 of Round 3 | Results, Highlights & More 

       

      Jake Matthews vs Darrius Flowers 

      Jake Matthews defeats Darrius Flowers by submission (rear-naked choke) at 2:37 of Round 2Jake Matthews defeats Darrius Flowers by submission (rear-naked choke) at 2:37 of Round 2 | Results, Highlights & More 

       

      Roman Kopylov vs Claudio Ribeiro 

        Roman Kopylov defeats Claudio Ribeiro by KO (left high kick) at 0:33 of Round 2Roman Kopylov defeats Claudio Ribeiro by KO (left high kick) at 0:33 of Round 2 | Results, Highlights & More 

         

        CJ Vergara vs Vinicius Salvador

        CJ Vergara defeats Vinicius Salvador by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28CJ Vergara defeats Vinicius Salvador by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) | Results, Highlights & More 

         

         

        Gabriel Bonfim vs Trevin Giles 

          07292023-Scorecards-Bonfim-vs-GilesGabriel Bonfim defeats Trevin Giles by submission (guillotine choke) at 1:13 of Round 1 | Results, Highlights & More 

           

          Michael Chiesa vs Kevin Holland

          Kevin Holland defeats Michael Chiesa by submission (D’arce choke) at 2:39 of Round 1

          Kevin Holland defeats Michael Chiesa by submission (D’arce choke) at 2:39 of Round 1 Results, Highlights & More 

           

          Tony Ferguson vs Bobby Green 

          Bobby Green defeats Tony Ferguson by technical submission (arm-triangle choke) at 4:54 of Round 3

          Bobby Green defeats Tony Ferguson by technical submission (arm-triangle choke) at 4:54 of Round 3 | Results, Highlights & More

           

          Derrick Lewis vs Marcos Rogerio de Lima 

          Derrick Lewis defeats Marcos Rogerio de Lima by TKO (strikes) at 0:33 of Round 1

          Derrick Lewis defeats Marcos Rogerio de Lima by TKO (strikes) at 0:33 of Round 1 | Results, Highlights & More 

           

           

          Co-Main Event: Jan Błachowicz vs Alex Pereira 

          Alex Pereira defeats Jan Blachowicz by split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)

          Alex Pereira defeats Jan Blachowicz by split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28) | Results, Highlights & More 

           

          Main Event: Dustin Poirier vs Justin Gaethje 

          Justin Gaethje defeats Dustin Poirier by KO (right high kick) at 1:00 of Round 2

          Justin Gaethje defeats Dustin Poirier by KO (right high kick) at 1:00 of Round 2Results, Highlights & More 

              UFC 291: Poirier vs Gaethje 2 took place live from the Delta Center in Salt Lake City, Utah on July 29, 2023. See the Final Results, Official Scorecards and Who Won Bonuses - and relive the action on UFC Fight Pass