UFC 178: Johnson vs. Cariaso Official Results

UFC 178: Johnson vs. Cariaso airs tonight, September 27th, 2014 from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The main card airs on pay-per-view following prelims on FOX Sports 1 and UFC Fight Pass.

A Flyweight Title fight between Demetrious Johnson and Chris Cariaso headlines the card. Following his Bellator MMA release, Eddie Alvarez signed with the UFC and will debut tonight against Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone in the co-main event of the evening. Dustin Poirier will try and derail the hype train that is, Conor McGregor. The once named Women’s bantamweight number one contender, Cat Zingano makes her octagon return, after a long lay off due to surgery to face Amanda Nunes.

The event also marks the return of former bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz, after nearly three years on the sideline, with a coaching job on The Ultimate Fighter 15 mixed with various lengthy injury rehabilitations. He is scheduled to face Takeya Mizugaki.

The official results begin at approximately 7 p.m. ET (4 p.m. PT) for the preliminary card and 10 p.m. ET for the main card.

The official results:

Demetrious Johnson vs. Chris Cariaso
Eddie Alvarez vs. Donald Cerrone
Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier
Tim Kennedy vs. Yoel Romero
Amanda Nunes vs. Cat Zingano
Dominick Cruz def. Takeya Mizugaki via TKO (punches) – Round 1, 1:01
Jorge Masvidal def. James Krause via unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 30-27)
Stephen Thompson def. Patrick Cote via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)
Brian Ebersole def. John Howard via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
Kevin Lee def. Jon Tuck via unanimous decision (30-26, 30-26, 30-26)
Manny Gamburyan def. Cody Gibson via submission (guillotine choke) – Round 2, 4:56

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