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UFC Fight Night 56 took place on Saturday, November 8th at the Sabiazinho Gymnasium in Uberlandia, Brazil.
The event was headlined by a Light Heavyweight showdown between ninth ranked UFC Light Heavyweight Mauricio “Shogun” Rua and 10th ranked Ovince St. Preux.
The match came to an end in brutal fashion, Saint Preux finished the former UFC Light Heavyweight champion in just 34 seconds, landing brutal punches to come out victorious via knockout.
Full UFC Fight Night 56 results below.
Ovince St. Preux def. Mauricio “Shogun” Rua via knockout – Round 1, 0:34
Warlley Alves vs. Alan Jouban via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Claudio Silva def. Leon Edwards via split decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28)
Dhiego Lima def. Jorge de Oliveira via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27,30-27)
Juliana Lima def. Nina Ansaroff via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Diego Rivas def. Rodolfo Rubio via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Caio Magalhaes def. Trevor Smith via knockout at – Round 1, 0:31
Leandro Silva def. Charlie Brenneman via submission (rear naked choke) – Round 1, 4:15
Thomas Almeida def. Tim Gorman via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
Colby Covington def. Wagner Silva via submission (rear naked choke) – Round 3, 3:26
Of The Night Awards
Fight of the Night: Thomas Almeida vs. Tim Gorman
Performances of the Night: Ovince Saint Preux & Leandro Silva