UFC 291 HIGHLIGHTS, Poirier vs Gaethje 2: Gaethje knocks Poirier out to clinch BMF title; Pereira wins via split decision

– UFC 291 was headlined by the BMF title fight between Dustin Poirier and Justin Gaethje.

– Gaethje emerged victorious by knocking out Poirier with a powerful kick to the head in the second round, securing the BMF title.

– Alex Pereira made his debut in the light heavyweight division and won against Jan Blachowicz via split decision.

– Derrick Lewis defeated Marcos Rogerio de Lima in the heavyweight division with a first-round TKO, marking his 22nd knockout win, the most by any fighter in UFC history.

– Bobby Green secured a well-deserved win over Tony Ferguson in the lightweight division with a technical submission (arm-triangle choke) in Round 3.

– Kevin Holland showcased an impressive performance, defeating Michael Chiesa via submission (d'Arce choke) in the first round.

– The BMF title, introduced in UFC 244 and previously held by Jorge Masvidal, was contended in the main event between Poirier and Gaethje.

– UFC 291 was broadcasted on Sony LIV and the Sony Sports Network.

In the UFC 291 event, Justin Gaethje knocked out Dustin Poirier to win the BMF title,

and Alex Pereira secured a victory via split decision. The event showcased impressive performances and unexpected outcomes.