UFC Vegas 58 Results: Rafael Fiziev Finishes Rafael Dos Anjos
In the main event of UFC Vegas 58 Saturday night live on ESPN, Rafael Fiziev finished former champion Rafael dos Anjos.
Rafael Fiziev earned the biggest win of his career Saturday at UFC Fight Night.
Following four rounds of action, Fiziev knocked out former UFC champion Rafael dos Anjos in the fifth.
The event took place from the UFC Apex in Las Vegas and aired live on ESPN and ESPN+.
Fiziev secured his standing in the lightweight division with the win, improving to 12-1 with eight wins by knockout. He has now picked dup six consecutive victories, including three by finish.
In the co-main event, Caio Borralho bested Armen Petrosyan in a middleweight contest.
Other main card winners included Said Nurmagomedov, Chase Sherman, Aiemann Zahabi and Jamie Mullarkey.
UFC Vegas 58 Results
Rafael Fiziev def. Rafael dos Anjos via KO (strikes) at :18 of Round 5, 0:18
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Caio Borralho def. Armen Petrosyan via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
Said Nurmagomedov def. Douglas Silva de Andrade via unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)
Chase Sherman def. Jared Vanderaa via KO (strike) at 3:10 of Round 3
Aiemann Zahabi def. Ricky Turcios via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Jamie Mullarkey def. Michael Johnson via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
Cody Brundage def. Tresean Gore via KO (strike) at 3:50 of Round 1
Antonina Shevchenko def. Cortney Casey via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
David Onama def. Garrett Armfield via submission (arm-triangle choke) at 3:13 of Round 2
Kennedy Nzechukwu def. Karl Roberson via TKO (strikes) at 2:19 of Round 3
Saidyokub Kakharamonov def. Ronnie Lawrence via unanimous decision (30-26, 30-27, 30-27)