A fight several years in the making will headline UFC Vegas 24 on April 17. Former UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker will finally meet Kelvin Gastelum inside the octagon.
The two men were originally slated to meet at UFC 234 in Australia approximately two years ago but the fight was canceled on short notice as Whittaker would need to undergo emergency surgery.
Today’s fight card takes place at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada.
UFC Vegas 24 results below:
Main Card (ESPN, 10 p.m. ET)
Robert Whittaker defeated Kelvin Gastelum via unanimous decision (50-45, 50-45, 50-45)
Jeremy Stephens vs. Drakkar Klose – fight canceled just prior to event start – Klose injured
Andrei Arlovski defeated Chase Sherman via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Jacob Malkoun defeated Abdul Razak Alhassan via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Tracy Cortez defeated Justine Kish via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 30-27)
Luis Pena defeated Alex Munoz via split decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28,)
Preliminary Card (ESPN, ESPN+, 7 p.m. ET)
Alexander Romanov defeated Juan Espino technical split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
Jessica Penne defeated Lupita Godinez via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28,)
Gerald Meerschaert defeated Bartosz Fabinski via submission (guillotine choke) – Round 1, 2:00
Austin Hubbard defeated Dakota Bush via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Tony Gravely defeated Anthony Birchak via TKO – Round 2, 1:31