Dana White’s Contender Series 5 held its seventh event of the season on Tuesday at UFC Apex in Las Vegas where three fighters fought their way into UFC contracts.
In the featured bout on the fight card, Christian Rodriguez missed weight on Monday for his scheduled bantamweight bout against Reyes Cortez. Rodriguez won a clear-cut unanimous decision but was not awarded a UFC contract.
The three fighters awarded contracts: Martin Buday, Jake Hadley, and Viacheslav Borshchev, all finished their opponents.
Watch UFC president Dana White make the announcement of the contract winners.
Dana White’s Contender Series 5, Week 7 Results:
- Christian Rodriguez def. Reyes Cortez by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
- Martin Buday def. Lorenzo Hood by TKO (knee, punches) at 4:56, R 1
- Jake Hadley def. Mitch Raposo by submission (rear-naked choke) at 3:11, R2
- Viacheslav Borshchev def. Chris Duncan by knockout (punch) at 0:28, R2
- Maria Silva def. Kathryn Paprocki by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)