Dana White’s Contender Series is back in action again tonight from the UFC Apex in Las Vegas. Tonight will be the sixth episode of season four.
In the featured bout of the evening, Tafon Nchukwi (3-0) meets Al Matavao in a light heavyweight fight (8-2). Right before the featured fight, Cameron Church fights Sherrard Blackledge in a welterweight bout between two 4-0 fighters.
Also on tonight’s card, middleweights Phil Hawes (7-2) and Khadzhimurat Bestaev (10-3) collide. So will 6-1 bantamweights Mana Martinez and Drako Rodriguez and middleweights Aliaskhab Khizriev (12-0) and Henrique Shiguemoto (13-3-1).
A full list of results is listed below:
Aliaskhab Khizriev defeats Henrique Shiguemoto by first-round submission (0:50)
Drako Rodriguez defeats Mana Martinez by first-round submission (2:22)
Phil Hawes defeats Khadzhimurat Bestaev by first-round TKO (1:18)
Sherrard Blackledge defeats Cameron Church by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
Tafon Nchukwi defeats Al Matavao by second-round TKO (2:01)
(Bold names signed to a UFC contract)