Dana White’s Contender Series is back tonight four the fourth season of episode five with fights taking place from the UFC Apex in Las Vegas.
The night’s featured bout takes place in the middleweight division between two undefeated prospects in Hashem Arkhagha of Jordan and AJ Dobson of Ohio. At yesterday’s weigh-ins, Arkhagha weighed in at 189 pounds. The fight will still take place despite Arkgagha missing weight by three pounds. He forfeit 20 percent of his purpose.
Another fight with a lot of eyes on it tonight takes place in the welterweight division between Michael Morales and Nikolay Veretennikov. Morales comes into the fight undefeated, while Veretennikov has won eight in a row, including a first-round stoppage win over former UFC fighter Anthony Ivy.
So far this season, Dana White has been very generous offering contracts as the UFC president has handed out 15 contracts, including five on last weeks episode.
Tonight’s fight’s will be streamed on ESPN+.
A full list of results are listed below:
AJ Dobson defeated Hashem Arkhagha by Submission (Rear Naked Choke) – Round 1 (4:21)
Michael Morales defeated Nikolay Veretennikov by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)
Steven Nguyen defeated Theo Rlayange by unanimous decision (29-27, 29-27, 30-26)
Kleydson Rodriguez defeated Santo Curatolo by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Victor Martinez defeated Jacob Rosales by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Bold names received a UFC contract