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UFC Vegas 19 live stream results could determine the next 265-pound title contender when veteran bruiser Curtis Blaydes puts his No. 2-ranking on the line against heavyweight nemesis Derrick Lewis in the five-round main event on ESPN+ TONIGHT (Sat., Feb. 20, 2021) inside APEX center in Las Vegas, Nevada. Prior to that titanic tilt, women’s bantamweight contenders Ketlen Vieira and Yana Kunitskaya collide at 135 pounds. UFC mainstays Andrei Arlovski, Aleksei Oleinik, and Eddie Wineland will also see action.

MMAmania.com will deliver LIVE round-by-round, blow-by-blow coverage of the entire UFC Vegas 19 fight card below, starting with the ESPN+ preliminary card bouts at 5 p.m. ET, followed by the ESPN+ main card start time at 8 p.m. ET.

Keep in mind that we will also be the spot for the latest news, recaps, and post-fight analysis following “Blaydes vs. Lewis.” Without further delay, see below for the latest UFC Vegas 19 results. (Note: This will go from the bottom up; therefore, scroll toward the bottom for the latest detailed round-by-round action.)

UFC VEGAS 19 QUICK RESULTS:

265 lbs.: Curtis Blaydes vs. Derrick Lewis — Lewis def. Blaydes by KO (punch) at 1:26 of Round Two — HIGHLIGHTS
135 lbs.: Ketlen Vieira vs. Yana Kunitskaya — Kunitskaya def. Vieira by unanimous decision (29-28 x3)
145 lbs.: Darrick Minner vs. Charles Rosa — Minner def. Rosa by unanimous decision (30-26, 30-27, 29-27)
265 lbs.: Chris Daukaus vs. Aleksei Oleinik — Daukaus def. Oleinik by TKO (knees and punches) at 1:55 of Round One — HIGHLIGHTS
265 lbs.: Andrei Arlovski vs. Tom Aspinall — Aspinall def. Arlovski by submission (rear naked choke) at 1:09 of Round Two — HIGHLIGHTS
185 lbs.: Nassourdine Imavov vs. Phil Hawes — Hawes def. Imavov by majority decision (28-28, 29-28 x2)
145 lbs.: Danny Chavez vs. Jared Gordon — Gordon def. Chavez by unanimous decision (30-27 x2, 29-28)
155 lbs.: Drakkar Klose vs. Luis Pena CANCELED
135 lbs.: John Castaneda vs. Eddie Wineland — Castaneda def. Wineland by TKO (punches) at 4:44 of Round One — HIGHLIGHTS
145 lbs.: Julian Erosa vs. Nate Landwehr — Erosa def. Landwehr by TKO (flying knee) at 0:56 of Round One — HIGHLIGHTS
125 lbs.: Shana Dobson vs. Casey O’Neill — O’Neill def. Dobson by TKO (punches) at 3:41 of Round Two — HIGHLIGHTS
145 lbs.: Jamall Emmers vs. Chas Skelly CANCELED
135 lbs.: Drako Rodriguez vs. Aiemann Zahabi — Zahabi def. Rodriguez by KO (punches) at 3:05 of Round One — HIGHLIGHTS
265 lbs.: Serghei Spivac vs. Jared Vanderaa — Spivac def. Vanderaa by TKO (punches) at 4:32 of Round One — HIGHLIGHTS

UFC VEGAS 19 PLAY-BY-PLAY:

265 lbs.: Curtis Blaydes vs. Derrick Lewis

Round 1: Blaydes circling, Lewis standing firm. Low kick from Blaydes. He tries to shoot in and a flurry from Lewis backs him off. Blaydes looking more hesitant. One minute in. Both swing hard. Two minutes in. Blaydes very reluctant to step in so far. Another big exchange, right hand and low kick land for Blaydes. Two minutes to go.

More leg kicks from Blaydes. Lewis unable to land the counters. Lewis with a hard flurry, Blaydes avoids it and lands some clean shots in the process, including a good leg kick. One minute to go. Blaydes with a right hand and clinch knee. Leg kick lands against the fence. Two hard left hands connect and Lewis takes an eye poke. Some kicks from Lewis in the waning seconds. 10-9 Blaydes.

Round 2: Lewis tries to swing, eats some shots, denies a takedown attempt. They separate. Lewis claims an eye poke, ref disagrees. One minute in. Blaydes changes levels and runs headlong into a perfect uppercut. He goes stiff on impact, eating two more huge shots on the ground before Herb Dean steps in.

Final result: Lewis def. Blaydes by KO (punch)


135 lbs.: Ketlen Vieira vs. Yana Kunitskaya

Round 1: Vieira aggressive early, changes levels in the opening seconds. Trading knees against the fence. A trip ultimately brings her down. One minute in. Kunitskaya makes it back to her feet, lands knees downstairs. More knees. Vieira changes levels and brings her down once again two minutes in. On top in half guard near the center. Hunting mount, can’t quite get there. Two minutes to go.

Vieira briefly gets mount, caught back in half guard, can’t isolate the arm. Looking to pass again with a minute to go, cannot do so. 10-9 Vieira.

Round 2: Kunitskaya sending out kicks to start. Vieira ties up, eats knees to the body. Kunitskaya counters a takedown to land on top in guard. Vieira trying to utilize rubber guard a minute in. Kunitskaya postures out of an armbar attempt. Vieira continuing to attack from her back, can’t manage a triangle setup two minutes in. Short punches from Kunitskaya. Two minutes to go.

Vieira rolls for a kneebar, can’t get it, uses it to stand. She tries a whizzer throw, can’t get it. Kunitskaya kneeing the thigh against the fence. One minute to g. Now a kimura attempt from Vieira. Still holding onto it, eating knees and elbows to the body. Head kick on the way up. 10-9 Kunitskaya.

Round 3: Kunitskaya picking away with kicks to start. Vieira hits a double-leg into half guard. One minute in. Vieira staying heavy. Now mount two minutes in. Kunitskaya tries to turn, avoids an arm triangle. Now Vieira takes the back with two minutes to go.

Kunitskaya manages to dislodge a hook. Vieira puts it back in. Looking for the RNC. Kunitskaya punching over her shoulder with a minute to go. More hand fighting. Kunitskaya spins into guard, avoiding an armbar. She throws some nasty punches and elbows to end the round. 10-9 Vieira.

Final result: Kunitskaya def. Vieira by unanimous decision


145 lbs.: Darrick Minner vs. Charles Rosa

Round 1: Low kicks from Minner, who avoids a guillotine and looks for knees. They trade leg kicks. Minner flurries agaisnt the fence. One minute in. Counters land for him. Rosa lands a body kick and gets taken down for it. Outside trip puts Minner on top again and he takes half guard. Now side control two minutes in. Rosa regains guard, looks to set up an armbar. Nothing doing, trying to separate, rolls for a kneebar. No dice. Two minutes to go.

Rosa staying active off of his back but unable to improve position or put Minner in danger. Minner takes mount, looks to set up an arm triangle, caught in half guard. Rosa regains guard, avoids an armbar with a minute to go. Awkward roll and Rosa looks for a toe hold. Stuck in 50/50 to end the round. 10-9 Minner.

Round 2: Low kick and punches from Minner to start. Minner continues to throw leather and sends Rosa to the mat with heavy right hands. He jumps on the back, then locks up an arm triangle as Rosa turns into mount. Loses it a minute in, still on top in mount. Rosa inverts, another awkward position. He rolls again, trying to set up a triangle two minutes in. Minner gets his other arm inside to deny it. He passes to mount once again, caught in half guard. Two minutes to go.

Rosa makes it to his feet and Minner latches onto his back, shrugging off an attempt to slam him off. Back to the mounted arm triangle. One minute to go. Minner passes to side control and puts on the squeeze. Somehow, Rosa turns it into an armbar attempt, but Minner spins free. Good elbow, avoids a series of armbar attempts. 10-9 Minner.

Round 3: Minner lands a front kick and punches, clamps down on a front headlock and takes top half guard. Rosa rolls to his knees, ends up on the bottom in side control. Back to the feet, Minner takes him down once again and has to fight off a kimura. Rosa loses it but regains guard. Now another armbar attempt. Minner stacks him, then has to deal with an omoplata attempt. Two minutes to go.

Minner spins free. He passes to avoid another guard attack and takes north-south. More inversion from Rosa and still he can’t dislodge Minner, who takes the back. Rosa trying a Hail Mary kimura, nothing doing. There’s some nice elbows. 10-9 Minner.

Final result: Minner def. Rosa by unanimous decision


265 lbs.: Chris Daukaus vs. Aleksei Oleinik

Round 1: Oleinik swinging hard already. He ties up and Daukaus puts him on the fence. Oleinik threatens an armlock, tries to pull Daukaus to the mat and eats some heavy punches for his trouble. One minute in. 1-2 stings Oleinik. Daukaus right hand, Oleinik left hook. Low kick from Oleinik. Hard right by Daukaus, hurts Oleinik against the fence and tees off until the ref intervenes.

Final result: Daukaus def. Oleinik by TKO (knees and punches)


265 lbs.: Andrei Arlovski vs. Tom Aspinall

Round 1: Arlovski tries to blitz, eats a counter. 1-2 from Aspinall. Pressing forward. One minute in. Arlovski looking to blitz, good movement and counters from Aspinall so far. Hard shot buzzes Arlovski and Aspinall just tears into him against the fence. Somehow, Arlovski manages to weather it and Aspniall ties up two minutes in. They separate. Aspinall on the advance . Two minutes to go.

Arlovski looks for a blitz and Aspinall ties up. One minute to go. Foot stomps by Aspinall. Arlovski turns and separates. Huge exchange, both men land hard. Arlovski tries a head kick. 10-9 Aspinall.

Round 2: Early right hands from Arlovski. Left hand knocks Aspinall back. Arlovski threatens to spin, lands low kicks. Aspinall responds with a blast double that downs Arlovski against the fence, and before “The Pitbull” can react, Aspinall wraps up the RNC for the finish.

Final result: Aspinall def. Arlovski by submission (rear naked choke)


185 lbs.: Nassourdine Imavov vs. Phil Hawes

Round 1: Hawes opens with some heavy low kicks. He tries to flurry, nothing gets through. Jab splits the guard, more hard leg kicks. One minute in. Both swing hard. Short right hand in the clinch and he takes Imavov to the fence. Short knees two minutes in. Continuing to press him against the fence. Two minutes to go.

More grinding. Imavov fires an elbow, gets taken down for it. Back to his feet, slammed down into side control. Now half guard with a minute to go. Short punches from Hawes. 10-9 Hawes.

Round 2: Hawes low kick, Imavov left hook. Hawes hauls him to the fence once again. Back to the grinding. One minute in. Hawes changes levels, denied. Imavov looking for knees and elbows. They separate two minutes in. Big left hook from Imavov and Hawes is hurt. Imavov stalking forward, falls victim to a reactive takedown into side control. He works his way back to the feet, Hawes still attached. Two minutes to go.

Imavov looking for a kimura, gets taken down for it. Hawes on top in half guard. Imavov tries to turn into him with a minute to go, can’t do so. Hawes continuing to grind. 10-9 Hawes.

Round 3: Nice reactive takedown by Hawes in the opening seconds. Imavov pops up, lands a knee on the break a minute in. Leg kick from Hawes, avoids a spinning back fist. Wheel kick attempt. Imavov fires a combination and gets pressed against the fence. Two minutes in. More grinding from Hawes. Two minutes to go.

Elbow from Imavov in the clinch. Another, knee on the break. Heavy punches by Imavov and Hawes is hurt once again. Imavov puts him on the fence. Hawes gets his wits back and hauls him to another section of the fence. Imavov tries to threaten a power guillotine. One minute to go. Huge elbow by Imavov. Huge knee on the break, overhand right. Hawes is out on his feet but still throwing back . He shoots and puts Imavov on the fence again. 10-9 Imavov.

Final result: Hawes def. Imavov by majority decision


145 lbs.: Danny Chavez vs. Jared Gordon

Round 1: Chavez looks for a body kick to start. Both men tentative early. Gordon with a quick flurry on the fence a minute in. Gordon steadily advancing, lands a left hook. Chavez tries a lead right, eats a leg kick. They trade hard. Swatting hook by Gordon two minutes in, two more leg kicks, avoids the counters. He takes a nasty kick to the cup. Back to the action after a brief pause. More low kicks from Gordon. calf kick from Chavez in return. Chavez tries a wheel kick with two minutes to go.

More leg kicks by Gordon. Chavez tries to flurry in response and lands a hard leg kick. Gordon’s pressure is working so far. Sneaky jab and right hand land for him. They trade low kicks. One minute to go. Leg kicks from both against the fence. Hard counter right by Gordon. He shoots, denied, tries a knee on the break. Body kick lands. Big combo in the waning seconds. 10-9 Gordon.

Round 2: Chavez tries his own takedown in the opening seconds and briefly gets him down. Gordon pops up and they separate. Gordon leg kick, Chavez left hook and leg kick. One minute in. Body and low kicks by Chavez. Wheel kick misses, nice exchange. Trading punches, good cross by Gordon and he takes him down into guard. Staying heavy against the fence. Chipping away with short punches. Two minutes to go.

Chavez finally gets a bit of space, gets taken right back down. One minute to go. More punches from Gordon. Elbows from half guard. 10-8 Gordon.

Round 3: Trading low kicks early. Hard exchange. Chavez denies a takedown, back to trading punches. Hard left from Gordon a minute in. Chavez stuffs another takedown. Counter right connects. Gordon landing off the back foot this round. Chavez still marching forward, gets taken down throwing a left hook two minutes in. Back to full guard. Gordon continuing to work. Two minutes to go.

Chavez manages to scramble up and limp-leg out of another takedown. Flying knee attempt falls well short and Gordon puts him on the fence. One minute to go. Jockeying for position. Gordon gets double unders. Chavez manages to escape and takes some final desperate swings. 10-9 Gordon.

Final result: Gordon def. Chavez by unanimous decision


135 lbs.: John Castaneda vs. Eddie Wineland

Round 1: Wineland pressing forward, trading low kicks. Looking for counters as Castaneda sends out kicks. One minute in. Low-high three-piece by Wineland. Castaneda straight left alongside the leg kicks. Brief clinch. Wineland continuing to send out long punches, dings Castaneda with a couple right hands. Two minutes in. Wineland tries some head kicks of his own. Good counter right by Castaneda. More kicks. Sharp left hand. Two minutes to go.

Wineland still on the advance. Both swing, neither connect. Wineland counters a head kick and puts Castaneda on his back, standing over him. He tries to dive in with a right hand before Castaneda scrambles to his feet. Counter right connects. One minute to go. Castaneda picking his shots well. Nice right hand stings Wineland and Castaneda pours it on to force the stoppage.

Final result: Castaneda def. Wineland by TKO (punches)


145 lbs.: Julian Erosa vs. Nate Landwehr

Round 1: Trading low kicks to start. 1-2 from Erosa. Continuing to whack at each other’s legs, another Erosa 1-2 and he knocs him off-balance with a straight right. They then proceed to slug it out in the clinch, with each man hurting the other, until Erosa puts Landwehr on his seat with a flying knee. The ref intervenes to Landwehr’s fury, giving Erosa the stoppage win.

Final result: Erosa def. Landwehr by TKO (flying knee)


125 lbs.: Shana Dobson vs. Casey O’Neill

Round 1: O’Neill marches forward and they trade until she ties up. Looks for a single-leg, eats a shot on the break. Dobson right hook. Nice exchanges and O’Neill changes levels for a takedown against the fence. Dobson rolls through, manages to separate. Trading jabs. Big shots by both women. O’Neill ties up again, looks to change levels. Elbows from Dobson, big knees two minutes in. O’Neill dumps her on her back in return. Hammerfists, hunting side control. She gets it. Elbows from the top. Two minutes to go.

Dobson trying to kick her away, takes some punches. They scramble, O’Neill forces her to her knees and lands elbows. Big 1-2 lands for her and she hits another takedown into half guard. Landing punches. One minute to go. Dobson sending out upkicks. O’Neill sidesteps the kicks and takes side control. She goes for a heel hook in the waning seconds. 10-9 O’Neill.

Round 2: They trade body kicks to start. O’Neill shoots, brings her down once again and immediately inserts both hooks. One minute in. Elbows from O’Neill, transitions to mount. More elbows. Now posturing up for punches. Dobson trying to use the fence to shuck her off. More punches and elbows piling up. O’Neill retakes the back, continuing to land. Two minutes to go.

Dobson tries to stand, can’t do so. Back to mount, continuing to batter and there’s the finish.

Final result: O’Neill def. Dobson by TKO (punches)


145 lbs.: Jamall Emmers vs. Chas Skelly

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135 lbs.: Drako Rodriguez vs. Aiemann Zahabi

Round 1: Rodriguez on the front foot to start. Low kick lands. Counter right by Zahabi kicks off a brief clinch. Rodriguez fires a lead right, sneaks in a left uppercut into the clinch. Zahabi puts him on the fence a minute in. They swing on the break. Low kicks from Rodriguez, lead uppercut blocked. Zahabi 1-2, Rodriguez uppercut. Two minutes in. No super-clean connections yet. Rodriguez sending out exploratory jabs. He tries to press the advantage and runs headlong into a brutal counter right that, with the aid of a follow-up, puts him to sleep.

Final result: Zahabi def. Rodriguez by KO (punches)


265 lbs.: Serghei Spivac vs. Jared Vanderaa

Round 1: Trading jabs as Vanderaa advances. Good overhand right by Spivac, who takes Vanderaa down off a leg kick. Vanderaa scoots to the fence, Spivac looking to take out his base a minute in. Now Vanderaa makes it back to his feet. Spivac takes advantage of Vanderaa’s knee attempts to take him down into half guard. Two minutes in. Short elbow from Spivac, caught in guard once again. Chipping away from short range. Two minutes to go.

Solid elbows from Spivac. One minute to go. Solid shots from half guard. 10-9 Spivac.

Round 2: Vanderaa tries a head kick and Spivac takes him down against the fence. Back on top in half guard. One minute in. Continuing to chip away. Vanderaa looking helpless off of his back two minutes in. More elbows from Spivac. Two minutes to go.

Vanderaa sporting a cut now. Spivac moves to the back and starts pounding. There’s an RNC attempt, loses it. One minute to go. Spivac postures up and batters away for the finish.

Final result: Spivac def. Vanderaa by TKO (punches)


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