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UFC Fight Night 47 Recap: Bader, Pearson, Boetsch Big Winners

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Ryan Bader, Ross Pearson and Tim Boetsch all earned wins Saturday night at UFC Fight Night 47 during the first trip by the promotion to Maine.

Bader picked up the lone decision win of the main card, handling Ovince St. Preux with his wrestling prowess.

Pearson handed Gray Maynard his third straight finish, earning a second round TKO of the former UFC lightweight title contender. Boetsch did the same vs. Brad Tavares, igniting the Bangor crowd with his TKO win.

Alan Jouban knocked out Seth Baczynski to score a victory in his UFC debut, while Shawn Jordan and Thiago Tavares defeated their opponents on the main card via finish.

Jussier Formiga, Sara McMann, Tom Watson and Frankie Saenz all picked up decisions during the prelims.

Check out the complete results below:

Ryan Bader def. Ovince St. Preux via unanimous decision (48-47, 49-46, 49-46)

Ross Pearson def. Gray Maynard via TKO (strikes) at 1:35 of Round 2

Tim Boetsch def. Brad Tavares via TKO (strikes) at 3:18 of Round 2

Alan Jouban def. Seth Baczynski via KO (strike) at 4:23 of Round 1

Shawn Jordan def. Jack May via TKO (strikes) at 2:03 of Round 3

Thiago Tavares def. Robbie Peralta via submission (rear-naked choke) at 4:27 of Round 1

Jussier Formiga def. Zach Makovsky via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

Sara McMann def. Lauren Murphy via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)

Tom Watson def. Sam Alvey via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

Frankie Saenz def. Nolan Ticman via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)