Muhammad and Jouban earned “Fight of the Night,” while Munhoz and Alvarez both were awarded honors for “Performance of the Night.” The winners were announced by the UFC at the news conference that happened after the event.
For the main event, Alvarez (3-1 UFC, 28-4 MMA) demolished Rafael dos Anjos (14-6 UFC, 25-8 MMA), the lightweight champion, with a TKO in round one, winning the title for 155 pounds.
Facing Russell Doane (2-3 UFC, 14-6 MMA), Munhoz (2-2 UFC, 12-2 MMA) had a beautiful guillotine choke in the first round of their fight.
Muhammad (0-1 UFC, 9-1 MMA) and Jouban (5-2 UFC, 14-4 MMA) clashed on the main card in the welterweight division. Muhammad accepted the fight with short notice and got dropped by Jouban three times, but wasn’t to be kept away in the round three.