UFC 219 Results: Marvin Vettori and Omari Akhmedov battle to a majority draw

A middleweight scrap between Omari Akhmedov & Marvin Vettori took place during tonight’s UFC 219 prelims from Las Vegas.

Round one begins and Akhmedov lands a hard inside low kick to start. Marvin presses forward. He briefly switches his…

Round two begins and Omari is able to land a big right hand followed by a low kick. Vettori attempts a knee but Omari closes the distance and lands a takedown. Vettori immediately transitions for an armbar submission. He quickly changes to a triangle choke and this is in deep. Omari keeps calm and continues to move. He ends up breaking free of the hold and stands back up. Vettori follows suit and we are back to standing. Marvin leaps in with a knee that misses. Vettori goes to the body with a kick. Marvin pushes Omari against the cage and works a knee. Akhmedov breaks free from the clinch and throws a low kick that misses the mark. One minute remains in round two. Marvin presses Omari back against the cage. After some clinch work both men agree to separate. Round two comes to an end.