UFC 259: BLACHOWICZ vs ADESANYA - Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) Event on March 6, 2021 in Las Vegas, Nevada USA

Event Information

Suspension Issues

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

Jan Blachowicz - (NSAC, Nevada)

Jan Blachowicz - (NSAC, Nevada)

Jordan Espinosa - (FAC, Florida)

Aleksandar Rakic - (NSAC, Nevada)

Aleksandar Rakic - (NSAC, Nevada)

Kennedy Nzechukwu - (NSAC, Nevada)


Mario Bautista
Trevin Jones
WINNER
9-2-0
Record
14-8-0
5' 9"
Height
5' 6"
135 lbs.
Weight
134 lbs.
TKO/RSC
in the 2nd round
Fight was scheduled for 3 rounds (5x5x5)
Uros Medic
WINNER
Aalon Cruz
7-1-0
Record
9-4-0
6' 0"
Height
6' 0"
156 lbs.
Weight
155 lbs.
TKO/RSC
in the 1st round
Fight was scheduled for 3 rounds (5x5x5)
Livinha Souza
Amanda Oliveira de Lemos
WINNER
13-4-0
Record
10-2-1
5' 5"
Height
5' 4"
116 lbs.
Weight
116 lbs.
TKO/RSC
in the 1st round
Fight was scheduled for 3 rounds (5x5x5)
Sean Brady
WINNER
Jake Matthews
14-1-0
Record
16-5-0
5' 9"
Height
6' 0"
170 lbs.
Weight
169 lbs.
Submission
(Arm Triangle Choke) in the 3rd round
Fight was scheduled for 3 rounds (5x5x5)
Kennedy Nzechukwu
WINNER
Carlos Ulberg
Kennedy Nzechukwu
African Savage
VS
9-3-0
Record
3-1-0
6' 4"
Height
6' 4"
205 lbs.
Weight
205 lbs.
TKO/RSC
in the 2nd round
Fight was scheduled for 3 rounds (5x5x5)
Tim Elliott
WINNER
Jordan Espinosa
18-12-1
Record
15-10-0
5' 7"
Height
5' 6"
125 lbs.
Weight
126 lbs.
Decision
(Unanimous Decision) in the 3rd round
Fight was scheduled for 3 rounds (5x5x5)
Mike Bell scored it 30-27. Sal D'Amato scored it 30-27. Chris Lee scored it 30-25.
Rogerio Bontorin
Kai France
WINNER
16-4-0
Record
24-9-0
5' 4"
Height
5' 5"
126 lbs.
Weight
125 lbs.
TKO/RSC
in the 1st round
Fight was scheduled for 3 rounds (5x5x5)
Joe Benavidez
Askar Askarov
WINNER
25-8-0
Record
10-1-1
5' 4"
Height
5' 5"
125 lbs.
Weight
127 lbs.
Decision
(Unanimous Decision) in the 3rd round
Fight was scheduled for 3 rounds (5x5x5)
Derek Cleary scored it 27-30. Sal D'Amato scored it 26-30. Tony Weeks scored it 27-30.
Yadong Song
Kyler Phillips
WINNER
16-4-1
Record
10-2-0
5' 7"
Height
5' 8"
135 lbs.
Weight
136 lbs.
Decision
(Unanimous Decision) in the 3rd round
Fight was scheduled for 3 rounds (5x5x5)
Eric Colon scored it 28-29. Chris Lee scored it 28-29. Ron McCarthy scored it 28-29.
Dominick Cruz
WINNER
Casey Kenney
24-3-0
Record
16-4-1
5' 8"
Height
5' 7"
136 lbs.
Weight
136 lbs.
Decision
(Split Decision) in the 3rd round
Fight was scheduled for 3 rounds (5x5x5)
Mike Bell scored it 28-29. Derek Cleary scored it 29-28. Sal D'Amato scored it 30-27.
Thiago Santos
Aleksandar Rakic
WINNER
Thiago Santos
de Lima Marreta
VS
22-10-0
Record
11-3-0
6' 0"
Height
6' 4"
206 lbs.
Weight
206 lbs.
Decision
(Unanimous Decision) in the 3rd round
Fight was scheduled for 3 rounds (5x5x5)
Eric Colon scored it 28-29. Dave Hagen scored it 28-29. Ron McCarthy scored it 27-30.
Islam Makhachov
WINNER
Drew Dober
22-1-0
Record
24-11-0
5' 10"
Height
5' 8"
156 lbs.
Weight
156 lbs.
Submission
(Arm Triangle Choke) in the 3rd round
Fight was scheduled for 3 rounds (5x5x5)
Petr Yan
Aljamain Sterling
WINNER 
Petr Yan
No Mercy
VS
Aljamain Sterling
Funk Master
16-3-0
Record
21-3-0
5' 5"
Height
5' 7"
135 lbs.
Weight
134 lbs.
Disqualification
in the 4th round
Fight was scheduled for 5 rounds (5x5x5x5x5)
Amanda Nunes
WINNER 
Megan Anderson
21-5-0
Record
11-5-0
5' 8"
Height
6' 0"
145 lbs.
Weight
144 lbs.
Submission
(Arm Bar) in the 1st round
Fight was scheduled for 5 rounds (5x5x5x5x5)
Jan Blachowicz
WINNER 
Israel Adesanya
29-9-0
Record
22-1-0
6' 1"
Height
6' 2"
205 lbs.
Weight
200 lbs.
Decision
(Unanimous Decision) in the 5th round
Fight was scheduled for 5 rounds (5x5x5x5x5)
Derek Cleary scored it 49-45. Sal D'Amato scored it 49-46. Junichiro Kamijo scored it 49-45.