UFC Newark results - UFC on ESPN 5 - Covington vs. Lawler

UFC Newark results – UFC on ESPN 5 – Covington vs. Lawler

The Ultimate Fighting Championship returns to the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey on Saturday, August 3 with UFC Newark / UFC on ESPN 5.

In the main event, former UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler meets former interim champion Colby Covington.

The winningest fighter in UFC lightweight history, Jim Miller will lock horns with fellow longtime UFC veteran Clay “The Carpenter” Guida, in the night’s co-main event.

Gracie New Jersey’s Mickey Gall battles Salim Touahri in the featured fight on the preliminary card.

Compete UFC Newark results below:

Main card (3 p.m. ET on ESPN)
Colby Covington def. Robbie Lawler via unanimous decision (50-44, 50-45 x2)

Jim Miller def. Clay Guida via submission – Round 1, 0:58

Nasrat Haqparast def. Joaquim Silva via KO – Round 2, 0:36

Gerald Meerschaert def. Trevin Giles via submission – Round 3, 1:49

Scott Holtzman def. Dong Hyun Ma via TKO – Round 2, 5:00 (doctor’s stoppage)

Kennedy Nzechukwu def. Darko Stosic (29-26, 28-27 x2)

Preliminary card (12 p.m. ET on ESPN)
Mickey Gall def. Salim Touahri via unanimous decision (29-28 x3)

Antonina Shevchenko def. Lucie Pudilova via submission – Round 2, 1:20

Jordan Espinosa vs. Matt Schnell def. Jordan Espinosa via submission – Round 1, 1:23

Lauren Murphy def. Mara Romero Borella via TKO – Round 3, 1:46

Claudio Silva def. Cole Williams via submission – Round 1, 2:35

Miranda Granger def. Hannah Goldy via unanimous decision (30-27 x3)