UFC 263: Israel Adesanya vs. Marvin Vettori stay outcomes and highlights
The UFC arrives on the Gila River Area in Phoenix, AZ, for one more stacked night time of motion in entrance of a full-capacity crowd, that includes two title fights and the return of a fan favourite.
The night time will probably be topped by Israel Adesanya and Marvin Vettori battling in a rematch, this time with the UFC middleweight championship on the road. Adesanya and Vettori first met in the identical area three years earlier, with Adesanya taking house a cut up determination win.
Adesanya, who has had two profitable title defenses since turning into undisputed champ in 2019, suffered his first-ever defeat in March when he challenged Jan Blachowicz for the UFC mild heavyweight title. Vettori, in the meantime, comes off 5 straight victories, most just lately defeating Kevin Holland in April.
The co-main occasion will characteristic Deiveson Figueiredo defending the UFC flyweight championship in opposition to Brandon Moreno in a rematch from their epic, Battle of the 12 months candidate from UFC 256 in December, the place they battled to a majority draw.
Previous to the title fights, Nate Diaz steps into an Octagon for the primary time since his loss to Jorge Masvidal at UFC 244. He takes on Leon Edwards, who returned in March to battle Belal Muhammad to a no-contest. This will probably be a historic bout in itself, because it’ll be the primary time a UFC struggle that’s neither a essential occasion nor a title struggle will probably be scheduled for 5 rounds.
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Fundamental Card (ESPN+ PPV, 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT)
Israel Adesanya vs. Marvin Vettori
OFFICIAL RESULTS: Israel Adesanya def. Marvin Vettori through unanimous determination (50-45 x3)
Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Brandon Moreno
OFFICIAL RESULTS: Brandon Moreno def. Deiveson Figueiredo through submission (rear-naked choke), Spherical 3 – 2:26
Leon Edwards vs. Nate Diaz
OFFICIAL RESULTS: Leon Edwards def. Nate Diaz through unanimous determination (49-46 x3)
Demian Maia vs. Belal Muhammad
OFFICIAL RESULTS: Belal Muhammad def. Demian Maia through unanimous determination (30-27, 29-28 x2)
Paul Craig vs. Jamahal Hill
OFFICIAL RESULTS: Paul Craig def. Jamahal Hill through TKO, Spherical 1 – 1:59
Preliminary Card (ESPN/ESPN+, 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT)
Drew Dober vs. Brad Riddell
OFFICIAL RESULTS: Brad Riddell def. Drew Dober through unanimous determination (29-28 x3)
Eryk Anders vs. Darren Stewart
OFFICIAL RESULTS: Eryk Anders def. Darren Stewart through unanimous determination (29-28, 29-27 x2)
Lauren Murphy vs. Joanne Calderwood
OFFICIAL RESULTS: Lauren Murphy def. Joanne Calderwood through cut up determination (29-28 x2, 28-29)
Movsar Evloev vs. Hakeem Dawodu
OFFICIAL RESULTS: Movsar Evolev def. Hakeem Dawodu through unanimous determination (29-27 x3)
Early Prelim Card (ESPN+/UFC Battle Go, 6 p.m. ET/3 p.m. PT)
Pannie Kianzad vs. Alexis Davis
OFFICIAL RESULTS: Pannie Kianzad def. Alexis Davis through unanimous determination (30-27 x2, 29-28)
Matt Frevola vs. Terrance McKinney
OFFICIAL RESULTS: Terrance McKinney def. Matt Frevola through KO, Spherical 1 – 0:07
Chase Hooper vs. Steven Peterson
OFFICIAL RESULTS: Steven Peterson def. Chase Hooper through unanimous determination (30-27 x2, 29-28)
Fares Ziam vs. Luigi Vendramini
OFFICIAL RESULTS: Fares Ziam def. Luigi Vendramini through majority determination (29-28 x2, 28-28)
Carlos Felipe vs. Jake Collier
OFFICIAL RESULTS: Carlos Felipe def. Jake Collier through cut up determination (28-29, 29-28 x2)
UFC 263 takes place on Saturday, June 12, 2021, stay from the Gila River Area in Glendale, AZ. Comply with together with FanSided who’s on-site all week for all of your stay information and highlights.