Veteran fighter Jared Cannonier will collide with top middleweight contender Kelvin Gastelum in the main event of UFC on ESPN 29 (a.k.a UFC Vegas 34) on August 21st. Below is the Fight Card, Results and all information ahead of the anticipated event.
Cannonier brings to this bout a vast experience that includes his adventures in the heavyweight were he stated his career, light heavyweight were he fought for two years and finally his present division middleweight, where he has competed for the past two years. He has however, been very successful in the middleweight division than in his previous two divisions. In his trail of wins is legendary Anderson Silva via TKO and Jack Hermansson before losing to former middleweight champion Robert Whittaker via unanimous decision in his last outing.
Kelvin Gastelum is a young veteran at the age 29 and despite having fluctuations in his career, has only lost fights against top fighters in the division, which includes his last three fights which hasn’t been so promising to say the least.
Kelvin Gastelum lost his last three fights to Darren Till, Jack Hermansson, and former champion Robbert Whittaker but that was after his glorious rise in the UFC rankings starting from his debut against Uriah Hall back in 2013, whom he defeated via a unanimous decision.
Clay Guida will bring you another night of submission skills when he takes on Mark Madsen in the Co-Main event. Guida is one of the oldest fighters in the roster and has competed in the Promotion since the days of WEC and owns wins over both retired and active fighters such as Nate Diaz, Rafael Dos Anjos, Anthony Pettis, B.J. Penn.
Mark Madsen, a Silver medalist at Rio 2016 Olympics will bring age to the fight but will be dwarfed by experience, having only made his debut in 2013 and Joined the UFC in 2019.
UFC Vegas 34 Main Card
Jared Cannonier Defeats Kelvin Gastelum Via Unanimous Decision
Mark Madsen Defeats Clay Guida With Split Decision – Watch Video Highlights
Parker Porter defeated Chase Sherman With Unanimous Decision (30-27 x2, 29-28)
Saidyokub Kakhramonov def. Trevin Jones via technical submission guillotine choke– Round 3, 4:39
Vinc Pichel def. Austin Hubbard via unanimous decision (30-27 , 30 -27, 30-27)
Alexandre Pantoja Submits Brandon Royval In Round 2 (RNC) – Read Recap
UFC Vegas 34 Preliminary Card
Austin Lingo vs. Luis Saldana
Brian Kelleher def. Domingo Pilarte via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30- 27)
Josiane Nunes defeats Bea Malecki via first-round KO at exactly 4:54.
William Knight def. Fabio Cherant via first-round KO At 3:58
Ignacio Bahamondes def. Roosevelt Roberts via third-round KO At 4:55
Ramiz Brahimaj def. Sasha Palatnikov via sub (Rare Naked Choke) (R1, 2:33)
UFC Vegas 33 Results