UFC Fight Night 54: Rory MacDonald vs Tarec Saffiedine – Results & Post-Fight (video)
UFC Fight Night 54 was held at the Scotiabank Centre in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada on October 4th, 2014. The event was headlined with a welterweight clash between Canadian Rory MacDonald and Tarec Saffiedine. A bantamweight bout between contenders Raphael Assuncao and Bryan Caraway served as the co-main.
With the UFC making their debut in Nova Scotia, the card was also stacked with a number of Canadian fighters.
Here are the full results from the event:
- Rory MacDonald defeats Tared Saffiedine via TKO (strikes) – Round 3, 1:28
- Raphael Assuncao def. Bryan Caraway via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
- Chad Laprise def. Yosdenis Cedeno via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
- Elias Theodorou def. Bruno Santos via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
- Nordine Taleb def. Li Jingliang via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 30-27)
- Mitch Gagnon defeats Roman Salazar via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 1, 2:06
- Daron Cruickshank defeats. Anthony Njokuani via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
- Olivier Aubin-Mercier defeats Jake Lindsey via submission (shoulder lock) – Round 2,
- Paul Felder defeats Jason Saggo via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
- Chris Kelades defeats Patrick Holohan via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
- Albert Tumenov defeats Matt Dwyer via knockout (head kick/punches) – Round 1, 1:03
- Pedro Munhoz defeats Jerrod Sanders via submission (guillotine choke) – Round 1, 0:39