UFC 253: ADESANYA vs COSTA - Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) Event on September 26, 2020 in Abu Dhabi, ARE

Event Information

Suspension Issues

These fighters are currently serving a suspension by an ABC-recognized athletic commission.

Israel Adesanya - (NYSAC, New York)

Israel Adesanya - (NYSAC, New York)

Bradley Riddell - (NYSAC, New York)

Bradley Riddell - (NYSAC, New York)

Dominick Reyes - (NYSAC, New York)

Dominick Reyes - (NYSAC, New York)

Aleksa Camur - (NSAC, Nevada)

Paulo Costa - (PSUAC, UT)


Khadis Ibragimov
Danilo Marquez
WINNER
10-4-0
Record
9-4-0
6' 0"
Height
6' 6"
206 lbs.
Weight
206 lbs.
Decision
(Unanimous Decision) in the 3rd round
Fight was scheduled for 3 rounds (5x5x5)
Ahmed Korchi scored it 28-29. Anders Olsson scored it 28-29. Dave Tirelli scored it 27-30.
Juan Espino
WINNER
Jeff Hughes
7-3-0
Record
10-4-0
6' 4"
Height
6' 2"
255 lbs.
Weight
258 lbs.
Submission
(Arm Triangle Choke) in the 1st round
Fight was scheduled for 3 rounds (5x5x5)
William Knight
WINNER
Aleksa Camur
11-4-0
Record
6-2-0
5' 10"
Height
6' 0"
205 lbs.
Weight
206 lbs.
Decision
(Unanimous Decision) in the 3rd round
Fight was scheduled for 3 rounds (5x5x5)
Mike Bell scored it 29-28. Ahmed Korchi scored it 30-27. Dave Tirelli scored it 30-27.
Shane Young
Ludovit Klein
WINNER
8-6-0
Record
19-4-0
5' 7"
Height
5' 8"
146 lbs.
Weight
150 lbs.
KO
in the 1st round
Fight was scheduled for 3 rounds (5x5x5)
Diego Sanchez
Jake Matthews
WINNER
Diego Sanchez
The Nightmare
VS
30-14-0
Record
17-5-0
5' 10"
Height
6' 0"
170 lbs.
Weight
170 lbs.
Decision
(Unanimous Decision) in the 3rd round
Fight was scheduled for 3 rounds (5x5x5)
Anders Olsson scored it 26-30. Dave Tirelli scored it 26-30. Clemens Werner scored it 26-30.
Bradley Riddell
WINNER
Alex Da Silva
9-4-0
Record
17-4-0
5' 9"
Height
5' 10"
156 lbs.
Weight
156 lbs.
Decision
(Unanimous Decision) in the 3rd round
Fight was scheduled for 3 rounds (5x5x5)
Hakeem Dawodu
WINNER
Zubaira Tukhugov
13-3-1
Record
20-5-1
5' 8"
Height
5' 8"
145 lbs.
Weight
150 lbs.
Decision
(Split Decision) in the 3rd round
Fight was scheduled for 3 rounds (5x5x5)
Ahmed Korchi scored it 29-28. Anders Olsson scored it 30-27. Dave Tirelli scored it 29-28.
Ketlen da Silva
WINNER
Sijara Eubanks
13-2-0
Record
7-7-0
5' 7"
Height
5' 3"
136 lbs.
Weight
136 lbs.
Decision
(Unanimous Decision) in the 3rd round
Fight was scheduled for 3 rounds (5x5x5)
Mike Bell scored it 29-28. Anders Olsson scored it 29-28. Dave Tirelli scored it 29-28.
Kai France
Brandon Royval
WINNER
24-9-0
Record
14-6-0
5' 5"
Height
5' 8"
126 lbs.
Weight
126 lbs.
Submission
(Guillotine Choke) in the 2nd round
Fight was scheduled for 3 rounds (5x5x5)
Dominick Reyes
Jan Blachowicz
WINNER 
12-4-0
Record
29-9-0
6' 4"
Height
6' 1"
205 lbs.
Weight
205 lbs.
TKO/RSC
in the 2nd round
Fight was scheduled for 5 rounds (5x5x5x5x5)
Israel Adesanya
WINNER 
Paulo Costa
VS
Paulo Costa
Borrachinha
23-2-0
Record
14-2-0
6' 2"
Height
6' 0"
184 lbs.
Weight
185 lbs.
TKO/RSC
in the 2nd round
Fight was scheduled for 5 rounds (5x5x5x5x5)