One of the biggest fight cards of the year goes down Saturday night in Las Vegas. UFC 259 includes three title fights, featuring four champions, on the pay-per-view portion of the fight card. Purchase the PPV card here.
Order UFC 259 below:
In the night’s main event, UFC light heavyweight champion Jan Blachowicz will defend his title for the first time when middleweight champion Israel Adesanya moves up to the 205-pound weight class.
Women’s bantamweight and featherweight champion Amanda Nunes puts her 145-pound title on the line against former Invicta FC champion Megan Anderson in the night’s co-main event.
The first of three title fights in Las Vegas pairs bantamweight champion Petr Yan against the challenging, Aljamain Sterling.
Complete UFC 259 results below:
Main card (ESPN+ PPV at 10 p.m. ET)
Jan Blachowicz defeated Israel Adesanya via unanimous decision (49-46, 49-45, 49-45) – for light heavyweight title
Amanda Nunes defeated Megan Anderson via submission (armbar) – Round 1, 2:03 – for women’s featherweight title
Aljamain Sterling defeated Petr Yan via disqualification (intentional foul) – Round 4, 4:29 – for bantamweight title
Islam Makhachev defeated Drew Dober via submission (arm-triangle choke) – Round 3, 1:37
Aleksandar Rakic defeated Thiago Santos via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)
Prelim card (ESPN/ESPN+ at 8 p.m. ET)
Dominick Cruz defeated Casey Kenney via split decision (28-29, 29-28, 30-27)
Kyler Phillips defeated Song Yadong via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Askar Askarov defeated Joseph Benavidez via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-26)
Kai Kara-France defeated Rogerio Bontorin via TKO – Round 1, 4:55
Prelim card (ESPN+ at 5:15 p.m. ET)
Tim Elliott defeated Jordan Espinosa via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-25)
Kennedy Nzechukwu defeated Carlos Ulberg via via TKO – Round 2, 3:19
Sean Brady defeated Jake Matthews via submission (arm-triangle choke) – Round 3, 3:28
Amanda Lemos defeated Livinha Souza via TKO – Round 1, 3:39
Uros Medic defeated Aalon Cruz via TKO – Round 1, 1:40
Trevin Jones defeated Mario Bautista via TKO – Round 1, 0:40