UFC St. Petersburg Results

Photo Credit: Jerry Lai/USA TODAY

Photo Credit: Jerry Lai/USA TODAY

Alistair Overeem made short work of Aleksei Oleinik, winning by first-round ground-n-pound in the UFC St. Petersburg main event. After his victory, Overeem stated that he’d still like to square off against his original opponent, Alexander Volkov in the near future.

In the co-main event, Islam Makhachev and Arman Tsarukyan put on a grappling clinic, with Makhachev earning a unanimous decision win.

Full results below:

Main Card

Alistair Overeem def. Alexei Oleinik via TKO (Strikes) at 4:45 of Round 1.

Islam Makhachev def. Arman Tsarukyan via Unanimous Decision (30-27 x2, 29-28).

Sergey Pavlovich def. Marcelo Golm via KO (Punches) at 1:06 of Round 1.

Roxanne Modafferi def. Antonina Shevchenko via Split Decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28).

Krzysztof Jotko def. Alen Amedovski via Unanimous Decision (30-25, 30-26 x2).


Movsar Evloev def. Seung Woo Choi via Unanimous Decision (29-27 x2, 29-26).

Sultan Aliev def. Keita Nakamura via Unanimous Decision (30-27 x3).

Alexander Yakovlev def. Alex da Silva via Submission (Guillotine Choke) at 3:10 of Round 2.

Shamil Abdurakhimov def. Marcin Tybura via TKO (Punches) at 3:15 of Round 2.

Michal Oleksiejczuk def. Gadzhimurad Antigulov via KO (Punches) at 0:44 of Round 1.

Magomed Mustafaev def. Rafael Fiziev via TKO (Strkes) at 1:26 of Round 1.

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