Event Details
Organization Ultimate Fighting Championship
Name UFC 179 - Aldo vs. Mendes 2
Date October 25th, 2014
Venue Maracanazinho Gymnasium
Location Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Attendance 11,415
Fight #1
Lightweight Bout
United StatesAnthony Rocco Martin BrazilFabricio Camoes
Anthony Rocco Martin Fabricio Camoes
Anthony Rocco Martin via Submission (Kimura)
Time
Round 1 @ 4:16
Referee
Mario Yamasaki
Fight #2
Lightweight Bout
BrazilGilbert BurnsPerformance of the Night United StatesChristos Giagos
Gilbert Burns Christos Giagos
Gilbert Burns via Submission (Armbar)
Time
Round 1 @ 4:57
Referee
Eduardo Herdy
Fight #3
Featherweight Bout
United StatesAndre Fili BrazilFelipe Arantes
Andre Fili Felipe Arantes
Andre Fili via Decision (Unanimous)
Time
Round 3 @ 5:00
Referee
Osiris Maia
Fight #4
Flyweight Bout
BrazilWilson Reis United StatesScott Jorgensen
Wilson Reis Scott Jorgensen
Wilson Reis via Submission (Arm-Triangle Choke)
Time
Round 1 @ 3:28
Referee
Marc Goddard
Fight #5
Lightweight Bout
BrazilYan Cabral JapanNaoyuki Kotani
Yan Cabral Naoyuki Kotani
Yan Cabral via Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)
Time
Round 2 @ 3:06
Referee
Mario Yamasaki
Fight #6
Welterweight Bout
United StatesNeil Magny BrazilWilliam Macario
Neil Magny William Macario
Neil Magny via TKO (Punches)
Time
Round 3 @ 2:40
Referee
Eduardo Herdy
Fight #7
Lightweight Bout
United StatesBeneil Dariush BrazilDiego Ferreira
Beneil Dariush Diego Ferreira
Beneil Dariush via Decision (Unanimous)
Time
Round 3 @ 5:00
Referee
Mario Yamasaki
Fight #8
Featherweight Bout
United StatesDarren Elkins BrazilLucas Martins
Darren Elkins Lucas Martins
Darren Elkins via Decision (Split)
Time
Round 3 @ 5:00
Referee
Osiris Maia
Fight #9
Light Heavyweight Bout
BrazilFabio MaldonadoPerformance of the Night NetherlandsHans Stringer
Fabio Maldonado Hans Stringer
Fabio Maldonado via TKO (Punches)
Time
Round 2 @ 4:06
Referee
Marc Goddard
Fight #10
Light Heavyweight Bout
United StatesPhil Davis BrazilGlover Teixeira
Phil Davis Glover Teixeira
Phil Davis via Decision (Unanimous)
Time
Round 3 @ 5:00
Referee
Mario Yamasaki
Fight #11
UFC Featherweight Title Bout
BrazilJose AldoFight of the Night United StatesChad MendesFight of the Night
Jose Aldo Chad Mendes
Jose Aldo via Decision (Unanimous)
Time
Round 5 @ 5:00
Referee
Marc Goddard