(Click on the fight below and then scroll down to see in-fight live stats and full results, courtesy of Fight Analytics. Full live results for the first UFC 251: Usman vs. Masvidal bout from the Flash Forum on Fight Island on Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, is scheduled to begin on Saturday, July 11, at 6 p.m. ET / 3 p.m. PT.)
NOTE the UFC 251: Usman vs. Masvidal start times
- UFC 251: Usman vs. Masvidal main card start time: 10 p.m. ET / 7 p.m. PT on ESPN+ Pay-Per-View
- UFC 251: Usman vs. Masvidal prelims start time: 6 p.m. ET / 3 p.m. PT on ESPN and ESPN+
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UFC 251: Usman vs. Masvidal live results from Fight Island
UFC 251: Usman vs. Masvidal takes place on Saturday, July 11, on Fight Island on Yas Island, Abu Dhabi. UFC 251 is the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s first of four events during a 15-day span on Fight Island.
UFC President Dana White and Company restarted the professional sports world with UFC 249: Ferguson vs. Gaethje on May 9 followed by two more events in Jacksonville, Fla., all within an eight-day span.
UFC 251 features a championship tripleheader. It is headlined by welterweight champion Kamaru Usman putting his belt on the line against late-replacement Jorge Masvidal after original opponent Gilbert Burns was removed for testing positive for COVID-19. The UFC 251 co-main event sees featherweight titleholder Alexander Volkanovski put his belt on the line for the first time against Max Holloway, the man he took it from. The third title fight pits Petr Yan against Jose Aldo for the UFC bantamweight belt vacated by former champion Henry Cejudo.
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UFC 251: Usman vs. Masvidal Quick Results
Main Card (10 p.m. ET on ESPN+ Pay-Per-View)
- Kamaru Usman (c) def. Jorge Masvidal by unanimous decision (50-45, 50-45, 49-46)*
- Alexander Volkanovski (c) def. Max Holloway by split decision (47-48, 48-47, 48-47)**
- Petr Yan def. José Aldo by TKO (punches) at 3:24, R5***
- Rose Namajunas def. Jéssica Andrade by split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
- Amanda Ribas def. Paige VanZant by submission (armbar) at 2:21, R1
Preliminary Card (6 p.m. ET on ESPN and ESPN+)
- Jiri Prochazka def. Volkan Oezdemir by KO (punch) at 0:49, R2
- Muslim Salikhov def. Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos split decision (30-27, 28-29, 29-28)
- Makwan Amirkhani def. Danny Henry by technical submission (anaconda choke) at 3:15, R1
- Leonardo Santos def. Roman Bogatov by unanimous decision (29-26, 29-26, 29-26)
- Marcin Tybura def. Maxim Grishin by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-26)
- Raulian Paiva def. Zhalgas Zhumagulov by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
- Karol Rosa def. Vanessa Melo by unanimous decision (30-26, 30-26, 30-27)
- Davey Grant def. Martin Day by KO (punch) at 2:38, R3
*For the UFC welterweight championship
**For the UFC featherweight championship
***For the vacant UFC bantamweight championship
UFC 251 Face-Offs: Kamaru Usman vs Jorge Masvidal | Fight Island
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