UFC Fight Night 39 has wrapped up in Abu Dhabi, and fans were treated to a plethora of exciting fights throughout the card. In the main event of the evening, Roy Nelson knocked out Minotauro Nogueira in highlight reel fashion to break a two fight losing streak. The KO will undoubtedly be in the running for knockout of the year.
In the co-main event of the evening, Clay Guida defeated Tatsuya Kawajiri in an enthralling match. The fight was started off with Guida almost knocking Kawajiri out, but ended up being a three round war. Both men had some exciting highlights, but Clay Guida did enough to get the unanimous nod from the judges.
In the opening bout on the main card, Ramsey Nijem handed Beneil Dariush his first career MMA loss by knocking him out in the first round. Dariush fought valiantly to survive the onslaught, but Nijem was relentless in searching for the finish.
During the UFC Fight Night 39 post fight press conference, the UFC announced the post fight bonus winners:
Fight of the Night: Clay Guida vs Tatsuya Kawajiri
Performance of the Night: Roy Nelson and Ramsey Nijem