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UFC 207 results live: Ronda Rousey vs Amanda Nunes - FOX Sports 1 'Prelims' updates

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In the final Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) event of 2016, former women's Bantamweight queen Ronda Rousey will step back inside of the Octagon later tonight (Fri., Dec. 30, 2016) at UFC 207 live on pay-per-view (PPV) from inside T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, against current divisional champion Amanda Nunes. It will be Rousey's first action since losing her title to Holly Holm at UFC 193 back in Nov. 2015. Luckily for fight fans, UFC 207 will also feature a Bantamweight title fight between current champion Dominick Cruz and undefeated top contender Cody Garbrandt.

But, before the premier bouts get underway on PPV starting at 10 p.m. ET, a portion of UFC 207's "Prelims" undercard action will go down exclusively on FOX Sports 1 (FS1) starting at 8 p.m. ET. Find out what happened right here as the UFC 207 FS1 undercard recaps roll in real-time:

UFC 207 Results Live

Johny Hendricks vs. Neil Magny

In the main preliminary bout of the evening, former welterweight king Hendricks (17-6) attempted to end a two-fight losing skid when he met underrated contender Magny (19-5) in a crucial divisional matchup. It was Magny who gave Hendricks trouble early, landing crisp jabs and kicks to the body. But when Hendricks closed the distance, he took Magny down with ease and began to land shots from top position. Magny did well to defend big shots while throwing up a few triangle attempts. It was much of the same in Round 2 as "Bigg Rigg" secured a takedown and scored points in side control. Whenever Magny would try to get back to his feet, Hendricks would grab a hold of his neck and drag him back down. Magny was able to land some short shots over the last few minutes, but Hendricks' safe play was too difficult to deal with. In the end, Magny surprisingly won via unanimous decision. Hendricks did more than enough to win the bout, but the strikes off his back seemed to win Magny the contest.

Antonio Carlos Junior vs. Marvin Vettori

Italian youngster Vettori (11-3) looked to build off of his victorious debut earlier this year when he took on fellow middleweight prospect Carlos Jr. (7-2) in the only 185-pound matchup of the night. It didn't take long for Carlos Jr. to accidentally poke Vettori in the eye, which immediately puffed up and caused a brief break in the action. After the two middleweights exchanged strikes from distance, it was Carlos Jr. who suffered an inadvertent eye poke by the Italian. Carlos Jr. controlled most of the first round action after that by backing Vettori up against the cage and landing strikes from the outside. But it was Vettori who turned the tables in the second by landing a big takedown, scoring points with ground-and-pound and threatening with a submission. The third round didn't offer much action at all, as Carlos Jr. pressed the Italian against the cage before landing a timely takedown and working towards Vettori's back. In the end, Carlos Jr. did enough to earn the unanimous decision win.

Mike Pyle vs. Alex Garcia

Accomplished veteran Pyle (27-13-1) looked to get back into the win column after suffering a knockout loss earlier this year when he met Tristar Gym standout Garcia (14-3) in a welterweight clash. After attacking Pyle along the cage with combinations and a sharp kick to the body, Garcia landed a takedown and began to score points in top position. Pyle regained his footing and got back to his feet, but Garcia landed a crushing right hand that put "Quicksand" to sleep. Garcia was nice enough to not add any insurance shots en route to earning the first-round knockout finish.

Brandon Thatch vs. Niko Price

In the first FS1 preliminary bout of the night, former rising welterweight contender Thatch (11-5) looked to end a three-fight losing streak when he took on undefeated Octagon newcomer Price (9-0). As the longer fighter, Thatch won most of the exchanges inside with timely uppercuts and high knees. But it was Price who landed a big takedown early into the fight that allowed him to score points and land sharp elbows from top control. Thatch was able to threaten with a kimura attempt, but Price adjusted and got out of harm's way. Price then stepped over and locked in a perfected arm triangle choke to earn the submission victory in his promotional debut.

MMAmania.com will deliver LIVE round-by-round, blow-by-blow coverage of the entire UFC 207 fight card, starting with the Fight Pass "Prelims" matches online, which are scheduled to begin at 7:30 p.m. ET, and then the remaining undercard balance on FOX Sports 1 at 8 p.m. ET, before the PPV main card start time at 10 p.m. ET.

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