Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone took on Alex “Cowboy” Oliveira at UFC Fight Night 83 in Pittsburgh on Sunday night, and in the end, “Cowboy” won. Specifically, Cowboy Cerrone who, after eating plenty of big shots from a feisty Oliveira, timed a perfect takedown, advanced into mount, then set up a GORGEOUS triangle to force the tap and finish the fight early in the first.
The results for Fight Night 83 are as follows:
— Donald Cerrone def. Alex Oliveira via submission (round 1).
— Derek Brunson def. Roan Carneiro via an unrelenting beatdown that resulted in a TKO (round 1).
— Cody Garbrandt def. Augusto Mendes via TKO (round 1).
— Dennis Bermudez def. Tatsuya Kawajiri via unanimous decision.
— Chris Camozzi def. Joe Riggs with a plethora of knees just 26 seconds into the first round.
— James Krause def. Shane Campbell via unanimous decision.
— Alex Garcia def Sean Strickland via never-ending flurry of strikes AKA a TKO (round 3).
— Oluwale Bamgbose def. Daniel Sarafian via head kick and strikes (round 1).
— Anthony Smith def. Leonardo Guimarães via unanimous decision.
— Nathan Coy def. Jonavin Webb via unanimous decision.
— Ashlee Evans-Smith def. Marion Reneau via split-decision.
— Lauren Murphy def. Kelly Faszholz via TKO (round 3) in a wild battle.
— Shamil Abdurakhimov def. Anthony Hamilton via unanimous decision.