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Fight Tracks: The walkout songs of UFC 286 with AC/DC x 3, Queen and Venbee x Goddard

While it takes intense training, world-class skills and maybe even a bit of luck to register a UFC win, picking the right song to accompany you to the cage is a key talent, as well.

See what the fighters from UFC 286 went with as their backing tracks in London.

Veronica Hardy vs. Juliana Miller

Veronica Hardy def. Juliana Miller via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Veronica Hardy: “Censor” by Chase and Status

Juliana Miller: “Don’t Stop Me Now” by Queen

Jai Herbert vs. Ludovit Klein

Jai Herbert vs. Ludovit Klein declared majority draw (29-27, 28-28, 28-28)

Jai Herbert: “Morals and Principles” by Rimzeee

Ludovit Klein: “Highway to Hell” by AC/DC

Luana Carolina vs. Joanne Wood

Joanne Wood def. Luana Carolina via split decision (28-29, 30-27, 29-28)

Joanne Wood: “Protect Your Mind (For the Love of a Princess)” by DJ Sakin

Luana Carolina: “Pantera Negra” by Emcida

Malcolm Gordon vs. Jake Hadley

Jake Hadley def. Malcolm Gordon via TKO (punches) – Round 1, 1:01

Jake Hadley: “Dangerous” by Conroy Smith

Malcolm Gordon: “X Gon’ Give it To Ya” by DMX

Christian Duncan vs. Dusko Todorovic

Christian Duncan def. Dusko Todorovic via TKO (injury) – Round 1, 1:52

Christian Duncan: “Fly Team” by Yung Montanna and Gripper

Dusko Todorovic: “Thunderstruck” by AC/DC

Lerone Murphy vs. Gabriel Santos

Lerone Murphy def. Gabriel Santos via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)

Lerone Murphy: “Ambitionz Az a Ridah” by Tupac

Gabriel Santos: “Eu Tenho a Senha” by Joao Gomes

Jafel Filho vs. Muhammad Mokaev

Muhammad Mokaev def. Jafel Filho via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 3, 4:32

Muhammad Mokaev: “My People” by Zagir Magomedov


Jafel Filho: “Grandao da Galileia” by Max do Corinho

Yanal Ashmoz vs. Sam Patterson

Yanal Ashmoz def. Sam Patterson via knockout (punches) – Round 1, 1:15

Yanal Ashmoz: “Knight’s Steed” by Amir LLabay

Sam Patterson: “Messy in Heaven” by venbee x goddard

Chris Duncan vs. Omar Morales

Chris Duncan def. Omar Morales via split decision (27-30, 29-28, 29-28)

Chris Duncan: “Braveheart” by Ryan O’Donnell and Rachel O’Donnell

Omar Morales: “Blind” by Korn

Makwan Amirkhani vs. Jack Shore

Jack Shore def. Makwan Amirkhani via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 2, 4:27

Jack Shore: “Seven Nation Army” by The White Stripes and “Supersonic” by Oasis

Makwan Amirkhani: “Gonna Fly Now” by Bill Conti

Roman Dolidze vs. Marvin Vettori

Marvin Vettori def. Roman Dolidze via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)

Marvin Vettori: “Victory” by Diddy feat. Notorious B.I.G. and Busta Rhymes

Roman Dolidze: “The Eighth Wonder of the World” by Georgian Dances

Jennifer Maia vs. Casey O'Neill

Jennifer Maia def. Casey O’Neill via unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)

Jennifer Maia: “TNT” by AC/DC

Casey O'Neill: “Loch Lomond (Tartan Army Version)” by Runrig

Bryan Barberena vs. Gunnar Nelson

Gunnar Nelson def. Bryan Barberena via submission (armbar) – Round 1, 4:51

Gunnar Nelson: “Leidin Okkar Allra” by Hjalmar

Bryan Barberena: “Let’s Hear it for the Boy” by Deniece Williams

Rafael Fiziev vs. Justin Gaethje

Justin Gaethje def. Rafael Fiziev via majority decision (29-28, 29-28, 28-28)

Justin Gaethje: “Ready” by Alborosie feat. Jo Mersa Marley

Rafael Fiziev: “Human” by Rag’n’Bone Man

Leon Edwards vs. Kamaru Usman


Leon Edwards def. Kamaru Usman via majority decision (48-46, 48-46, 47-47)

Leon Edwards: “Shabba Madda Pot” by Dexta Daps

Kamaru Usman: “Yaba Buluku” by DJ Tarico, Burna Boy, Preck and Nelson Tivane

The Blue Corner is MMA Junkie’s blog space. We don’t take it overly serious, and neither should you. If you come complaining to us that something you read here is not hard-hitting news, expect to have the previous sentence repeated in ALL CAPS.

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