“UFC Fight Night 53: Nelson vs. Story” kicks off today (Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014) at 12:10 p.m. ET (9:10 a.m. PT) and features a welterweight main event between Gunnar Nelson and Rick Story. The event is being held at Ericsson Globe Arena in Stockholm, Sweden and will stream live on UFC Fight Pass.
ProMMAnow.com (www.prommanow.com) will provide live fight results.
UFC Fight Night 53 results:
MAIN CARD (UFC Fight Pass, 3 p.m. ET)
- Rick Story def. Gunnar Nelson by split decision (47-48, 49-46, 50-44)
- Max Holloway def. Akira Corassani by KO (punches) Rd 1 (3:11)
- Jan Blachowicz def. Ilir Latifi by TKO (strikes) Rd 1 (1:58)
- Mike Wilkinson def. Niklas Backstrom by KO (punches) Rd 1 (1:19)
PRELIMINARY CARD (UFC Fight Pass, 12:10 p.m. ET)
- Magnus Cedenblad def. Scott Askham by unanimous decision (29-28 x 3)
- Nico Musoke def. Alexander Yakovlev by unanimous decision (30-27 x 3)
- Dennis Siver def. Charles Rosa by unanimous decision (30-27 x 3)
- Cathal Pendred def. Gasan Umalatov by split decision (29-28 x 2, 28-29)
- Krzysztof Jotko def. Tor Troeng by unanimous decision (30-27 x 2, 30-26)
- Mairbek Taisumov def. Marcin Bandel by TKO (strikes) Rd 1 (1:01)
- Zubaira Tukhugov def. Ernest Chavez by TKO (strikes) Rd 1 (4:21)