This is the UFC on ESPN 6 live blog for Maycee Barber vs. Gillian Robertson, a flyweight bout at Friday’s UFC event at TD Garden in Boston.
Maycee Barber, who is 7-0 in MMA, faces Gillian Robertson, who has finished four of her five UFC fights, on the main card.
Check out the UFC on ESPN 6 live blog below.
Round 1: Referee Gary Forman will oversee this contest. Barber loading up that right hand and throwing, Robertson goes for a takedown early that is dodged. Left hand by Robertson lands clean. Barber looks loose as the two exchange, right in each other’s faces. Barbar having success doubling up on her punches. Robertson pulls guard, looking to sweep into half guard, but Barber uses great strength and balance to stay standing. Barber bullying Robertson in the clinch against the fence, she’s swinging big and it looks like Robertson is hurt. Barber just firing haymakers, Robertson doing just enough to stay in the fight. Barber starts firing with elbows and Robertson is up against the fence, though she’s not defending well at all. Referee has to step in for the stoppage.
Official result: Maycee Barber def. Gillian Robertson via TKO (strikes) at 3:04 of round one