UFC 259
Blachowicz vs. Adesanya

Mar 6, 2021 United States UFC Apex, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

Fight card

Main event

Versus

Jan Blachowicz

win 28 - 8 - 0 (Win - Loss - Draw)

Israel Adesanya

loss 20 - 1 - 0 (Win - Loss - Draw)

Live results play-by-play

Match Fighters Method Round Time
14 Amanda 'Lioness' Nunes vs Megan Anderson Submission (Reverse Triangle Armbar)
Jason Herzog
1 2:03
13 Aljamain 'Funk Master' Sterling vs Petr 'No Mercy' Yan

loss
Disqualification (Illegal Knee)
Mark Smith
4 4:29
12 Islam Makhachev vs Drew Dober

loss
Submission (Arm-Triangle Choke)
Chris Tognoni
3 1:37
11 Aleksandar 'Rocket' Rakic vs Thiago 'Marreta' Santos Decision (Unanimous)
Herb Dean
3 5:00
10 Dominick 'The Dominator' Cruz vs Casey Kenney Decision (Split)
Jason Herzog
3 5:00
9 Kyler 'Matrix' Phillips vs Yadong 'Kung Fu Monkey' Song Decision (Unanimous)
Mark Smith
3 5:00
8 Askar 'Bullet' Askarov vs Joseph Benavidez Decision (Unanimous)
Jason Herzog
3 5:00
7 Kai 'Don't Blink' Kara France vs Rogerio Bontorin KO (Punches)
Herb Dean
1 4:55
6 Tim Elliott vs Jordan Espinosa Decision (Unanimous)
Mark Smith
3 5:00
5 Kennedy 'African Savage' Nzechukwu vs Carlos 'Black Jag' Ulberg KO (Punches)
Herb Dean
2 3:19
4 Sean Brady vs Jake 'The Celtic Kid' Matthews Submission (Arm-Triangle Choke)
Chris Tognoni
3 3:28
3 Amanda 'Amandinha' Lemos vs Livinha 'The Brazilian Gangster' Souza TKO (Punches)
Jason Herzog
1 3:29
2 Uros 'The Doctor' Medic vs Aalon Cruz

loss
TKO (Punches)
Mark Smith
1 1:40
1 Trevin '5 Star' Jones vs Mario Bautista TKO (Punches)
Chris Tognoni
2 0:40

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