One of the most stacked UFC cards you will ever see goes down later tonight (Sat., Mar. 6, 2021) with UFC 259 airing live on ESPN+ PPV from inside UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada. The PPV main card will feature three title fights in total, including the light heavyweight headliner between current UFC champion Jan Blachowicz and middleweight titleholder Israel Adesanya.
Before the top half of the PPV card unravels a slew of UFC 259 undercard matchups will play out in violent fashion. From a light heavyweight clash between former title challenger Thiago Santos and Aleksandar Rakic to a bantamweight matchup pitting former UFC champion Dominick Cruz against streaking contender Casey Kenney, UFC 259 will be delivering memorable action from start to finish.
We will compile the best of the best below — with all video footage courtesy of UFC and ESPN — and will continue to share the action as it rolls in. Enjoy!
Trevin Jones def. Mario Bautista via second-round TKO (punches)
Uros Medic def. Aalon Cruz via first-round TKO (punches)
Amanda Lemos def. Livia Renata Souza via first-round TKO (punches)
Sean Brady def. Jake Matthews via third-round submission (arm-triangle choke)
Kennedy Nzechukwu def. Carlos Ulberg via second-round TKO (punches)
Tim Elliott def. Jordan Espinosa via Unanimous Decision
Kai Kara-France def. Rogerio Bontorin via first-round TKO (punches)
Askar Askarov def. Joseph Benavidez via Unanimous Decision
Kyler Phillips def. Song Yandong via Unanimous Decision
Dominick Cruz def. Casey Kenney via Split Decision
Aleksandar Rakic def. Thiago Santos via Unanimous Decision
Islam Makhachev def. Drew Dober via submission (arm triangle)
Aljamain Sterling def. Petr Yan via Disqualification (illegal knee)
Amanda Nunes def. Megan Anderson first-round submission (triangle armbar)
Jan Blachowicz def. Israel Adesanya via Unanimous Decision
For complete UFC 259 results and coverage click here.