UFC Fight Night 53: Nelson vs. Story Results

UFC Fight Night 53 takes place today from the Ericsson Globe in Stockholm, Sweden and TheMMAReport.com will have results of today’s card.UFC Fight Night 53

The preliminary card will begin at 12:10 p.m. ET/9:10 a.m. PT on Fight Pass and will feature a middleweight bout as Magnus Cedenblad meets Scott Askham.

Following the conclusion of the prelims, the main card will also be shown on Fight Pass at 3 p.m. ET/12 p.m. PT and will be headlined by a welterweight bout as Gunnar Nelson meets Rick Story.

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Preliminary Card Results:
Zubaira Tukhugov def. Ernest Chavez via TKO (strikes) – Round 1, 4:21
Mairbek Taisumov def. Marcin Bandel via TKO (strikes) – Round 1, 1:01
Krzysztof Jotko def. Tor Troeng via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-26, 30-27)
Cathal Pendred def. Gasan Umalatov via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
Dennis Siver def. Charles Rosa via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Nico Musoke def. Alexander Yakovlev via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Magnus Cedenblad def. Scott Askham via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

Main Card Results:
Mike Wilkinson def. Niklas Backstrom via KO (punch) – Round 1, 1:19
Jan Blachowicz def. Ilir Latifi via TKO (strikes) – Round 1, 1:58
Max Holloway def. Akira Corassani via TKO (strikes) – Round 1, 3:11
Rick Story def. Gunnar Nelson via split decision (47-48, 49-46, 50-44)