UFC 86 “Jackson vs. Griffin” takes place July 5 from the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. Headlining the event are The Ultimate Fighter 7 coaches Quinton “Rampage” Jackson taking on Forrest Griffin for the UFC light heavyweight belt.
The undercards start at 8:30 pm EST with the Pay-Per-View main card to follow at around 10 pm EST.
Quinton Jackson vs. Forrest Griffin (T)
CT R1: 10-9 Jackson, Rampage drops Griffin towards the end of the round.
CT R2: 10-9 Griffin buckles Rampages leg early in the round, Griffin controls the ground.
CT R3: 10-9 Jackson, Flurries of Punches by Rampage, Griffin Playing it Safe, very close.
CT R4: 10-9 Griffin, very close
CT R5: 10-9 Griffin, Griffin lands more, Rampage did damage. Hard to call. Result:Forrest Griffin defeats Quinton Jackson by Unanimous Decision
Patrick Cote vs. Ricardo Almeida
CT R1: 10-9 Almeida
CT R2: 10-9 Cote, dominated stand up, escaped when taken to the ground.
CT R3: 10-9 Cote, very close, lackluster round. It could go either way. Result:
Gleison Tibau vs. Joe Stevenson
CT R1: 10-9 Tibau, close – Tibau held Stevenson in an omaplata ending the first round. Result:Joe Stevenson defeats Gleison Tibau by Submission (Guillotine Choke) at 2:57 of R2.
Chris Lytle vs. Josh Koscheck
CT R1: 10-9 Koscheck, all lay and pray
CT R2: 10-9 Koscheck, Kos’s elbows from top cut open Lytle.
CT R3: 10-9 Koscheck Result:Josh Koscheck defeats Chris Lytle by Unanimous Decision.
Tyson Griffin vs. Marcus Aurelio
CT R1: 10-9 Griffin
CT R2: 10-9 Griffin
CT R3: 10-9 Griffin Result:Tyson Griffin defeats Marcus Aurelio by Unanimous Decision. (30-27 x3)
Gabriel Gonzaga vs. Justin McCully Result:Gabriel Gonzaga defeats Justin McCully by Submission (Kimura) at 1:57 of R1.
Cole Miller vs. Jorge Gurgel Result:Cole Miller defeats Jorge Gurgel by Submission (Triangle Choke) at 4:48 of R2.
Melvin Guillard vs. Dennis Siver Result:Melvin Guillard defeats Dennis Siver by TKO (Punches) at 0:36 of R1.
Corey Hill vs. Justin Buchholz Result:Justin Buchholz defeats Corey Hill by Submission (Rear Naked Choke) at 3:57 of R2.