UFC Fight Night: Bisping vs. Le
|UFC Fight Night: Bisping vs. Le|
The poster for UFC Fight Night: Bisping vs. Le.
|Promotion||Ultimate Fighting Championship|
|Date||August 23, 2014|
|City||Macau, SAR, China|
It was the third event that the organization had hosted in the CotaiArena following UFC on Fuel TV: Franklin vs. Le in November 2012 and The Ultimate Fighter China Finale: Kim vs. Hathaway in March 2014.
Also featured on the card was the featherweight final from The Ultimate Fighter: China between Ning Guangyou and Jianping Yang, which was originally expected to take place at The Finale for the inaugural season.
|Main Card (UFC Fight Pass)|
|Middleweight||Michael Bisping||def.||Cung Le||TKO (knee and punches)||4||0:57|
|Welterweight||Tyron Woodley||def.||Dong Hyun Kim||TKO (punches)||1||1:01|
|Lightweight||Zhang Lipeng||def.||Brendan O'Reilly||Decision (unanimous) (29–28, 30–27, 30–27)||3||5:00|
|Featherweight||Ning Guangyou||def.||Jianping Yang||Decision (unanimous) (29–28, 29–28, 29–28)||3||5:00||[a]|
|Preliminary card (UFC Fight Pass)|
|Welterweight||Wang Sai||def.||Danny Mitchell||Decision (unanimous) (29–28, 29–28, 29–28)||3||5:00|
|Welterweight||Alberto Mina||def.||Shinsho Anzai||TKO (punches)||1||4:17|
|Bantamweight||Yuta Sasaki||def.||Roland Delorme||Submission (rear-naked choke)||1||1:06|
|Welterweight||Colby Covington||def.||Anying Wang||Submission (strikes)||1||4:50|
|Bantamweight||Royston Wee||def.||Yao Zhikui||Decision (split) (29–28, 27–30, 29–28)||3||5:00|
|Women's Bantamweight||Milana Dudieva||def.||Elizabeth Phillips||Decision (split) (30–27, 28–29, 29–28)||3||5:00|
- The Ultimate Fighter: China Featherweight Tournament Final
The following fighters were awarded $50,000 bonuses:
- Fight of the Night: None awarded
- Performance of the Night: Michael Bisping, Tyron Woodley, Alberto Mina and Yuta Sasaki
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- Guilherme Cruz (2014-02-24). "TUF: China featherweight final postponed due to injury". mmafighting.com. Retrieved 2014-02-24.
- Staff (2014-06-25). "Yang Jianping vs. Ning Guangyou tourney final set for UFC Fight Night 48". mmajunkie.com. Retrieved 2014-06-25.
- Staff (2014-06-24). "Tyron Woodley in for Hector Lombard, meets Dong Hyun Kim at UFC Fight Night 48". mmajunkie.com. Retrieved 2014-06-24.
- Anton Tabuena (2014-08-13). "UFC signs Shinsho Anzai as late replacement to face Alberto Mina in Macau". bloodyelbow.com. Retrieved 2014-08-13.
- "UFC Fight Night: Bisping vs. Le". Ultimate Fighting Championship. Retrieved 2014-05-25.
- Staff (2014-08-23). "UFC Fight Night 48 bonuses: No $50,000 'Fight of the Night' awards". mmajunkie.com. Retrieved 2014-08-23.