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UFC Vancouver: Donald Cerrone, Justin Gaethje Review Victories

Donald Cerrone and Justin Gaethje square off in one of the more hyped non-title main events this year Saturday night at UFC Vancouver [1].

The card airs live on ESPN+ [2] from the Rogers Arena in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

Cerrone and Gaethje are both top contenders in the UFC’s lightweight division, meaning a win over the other could be the final push needed to challenging for the belt.

Related: UFC Fight Night 158: Features Donald Cerrone And Justin Gaethje Looking To Make A Statement [3]

Back in 2018, “Cowboy” picked up a first round submission via armbar over Mike Perry. The submission finish was his first since a 2016 victory over Alex Oliveira via triangle choke and marked the 17th win of his career by submission.

Donald Cerrone Breaks Down Mike Perry Victory

After a pair of tough losses to former interim UFC lightweight champion Dustin Poirier and former UFC and Bellator lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez, Gaethje rebounded in 2018 with a first round knockout of James Vick.

The finish was the start of a two-fight win streak for Gaethje that also includes a first round knockout of Edson Barboza from this past March.

Justin Gaethje Discusses Knocking James Vick Out

UFC Fight Night 158: Cerrone Vs. Gaethje Fight Card


Lightweight: Donald Cerrone vs. Justin Gaethje

Light Heavyweight: Glover Teixeira vs. Nikita Krylov

Heavyweight: Todd Duffee vs. Jeff Hughes

Welterweight: Michel Pereira vs. Tristan Connelly

Middleweight: Uriah Hall vs. Antonio Carlos Junior

Light Heavyweight: Misha Cirkunov vs. Jimmy Crute


Heavyweight: Marcin Tybura vs. Augusto Sakai

Bantamweight: Cole Smith vs. Miles Johns

Bantamweight: Brad Katona vs. Hunter Azure

Featherweight: Chas Skelly vs. Jordan Griffin

Bantamweight: Louis Smolka vs. Ryan McDonald

Featherweight: Kyle Prepolec vs. Austin Hubbard

Related: UFC Fight Night 158: Donald Cerrone And Al Iaquinta Go Head-To-Head [4]