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UFC Fight Island 4 Recap and Future Predictions

The UFC is finally back on the sandy shores of Fight Island for Fight Island 4! Let’s see how the main card went.

Results

  • Holly Holm defeated Irene Aldana via unanimous decision
  • Carlos Felipe defeated Yorgan De Castro via unanimous decision
  • Germaine de Randamie finished Julianna Pena via submission
  • Kyler Phillips finihsed Cameron Else via TKO
  • Dusko Todorovic finished Dequan Townsend via TKO

Dusko Todorovic successful in UFC debut against Dequan Townsend

ABU DHABI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES – OCTOBER 04: (L-R) Dusko Todorovic of Serbia punches Dequan Townsend in their middleweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event inside Flash Forum on UFC Fight Island on October 04, 2020 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC)

Dusko Todorovic kept his record perfect by adding a win to his resume with a dominant performance in his octagon debut at UFC Fight Island 4.The Serbian Dusko Todorovic made quite the splash at his debut at Fight Island. He had the task of fighting against Dequan Townsend. The former Contender Series winner was the aggressorput for the majority of the fight as he put on a showcase against Dequan Townsend prior to finishing Townsend and the fight with vicious G&P. What’s next for Todorovic?

  • Dusko Todorovic
    • Impa Kasanganay

Kyler Phillips hammers Cameron Else with brutal ground and pound

ABU DHABI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES – OCTOBER 04: (R-L) Kyler Phillips kicks Cameron Else of England in their bantamweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event inside Flash Forum on UFC Fight Island on October 04, 2020 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC)

This bout was a truly exciting bout. Phillips especially, He threw everything from spinning kicks to flying knees. However, it wasn’t the flashiness that finished the bout. Although the 1st round was truly exciting with “The Matrix” living up to his name the end came from a G&P finish that was preceded by a takedown from Phillips.

  • Kyler Phillips
    • Jack Shore

Germaine de Randamie sleeps Julianne Pena with nasty guillotine choke

ABU DHABI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES – OCTOBER 04: (R-L) Germaine de Randemie of The Netherlands punches Julianna Pena in their women’s bantamweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event inside Flash Forum on UFC Fight Island on October 04, 2020 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC)

Although GDR is known for her slick kickboxing the Dutch striker showed the world she’s dangerous on the canvas as well. This bout was back and forth with GDR and Pena trading blows with each other both staggering each other on different occasions . Going into the final round with Pena seeked another takedown. Pena eventually worked her way back to the clinch as she tried to take GDR down but The former featherweight champion sinked a tight guillotine choke before falling to the ground with Pena before sleeping her unconscious.

  • Germaine de Randamie
    • Holly Holm

Carlos Felipe gets Unanimous Decision win over De Castro

ABU DHABI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES – OCTOBER 04: (L-R) Carlos Felipe of Brazil punches Yorgan De Castro of Cape Verde in their heavyweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event inside Flash Forum on UFC Fight Island on October 04, 2020 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC)

The Co-Main event was a heavyweight brawl. Carlos Felipe got the Unanimous decision win and rightfully so. Felipe was constantly on the advance, pushing De Castro around the cage using the clinch and outsriking him for all three rounds to earn the unanimous decision victory with scores of 30-27 x 2, and 29-28, What’s next for the heavyweights?

  • Carlos Felipe
    • Phillipe Lins
  • Yorgan De Castro
    • Ben Sosoli

Holly Holm dominates Irene Aldana to get Decision win

ABU DHABI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES – OCTOBER 04: (R-L) Holly Holm punches Irene Aldana of Mexico in their women’s bantamweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event inside Flash Forum on UFC Fight Island on October 04, 2020 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC)

Holly Holm showed the world she still has some gas left her tank for another shot at the title. From the beginning of the fight Holm maintained the distance and the pace of the bout with her movement keeping Aldana at range and closing in for exchanges before retaining her distance and even taking Aldana to the ground with trips from the clinch. Holm won the bout via Unanimous Decision taking the scorecards 50-45 x 2 and 50-44, what’s next?

  • Holly Holm
    • Germaine De Randemie
  • Irene Aldana
    • Julianna Pena

Up Next!

Next week we are back on Fight Island for a bantamweight brawl between Cory Sandhagen and Marlon Moraes.


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