UFC Vegas 54 live results begin at 7:30 p.m. ET / 4:30 p.m. PT on Saturday, May 14, on MMAWeekly.com. The fights take place at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada. Click on the fight below in the UFC Vegas 54 live results section for live stats or jump down to the written UFC Vegas 54 results. In-fight live stats and results provided courtesy of Fight Analytics.
The UFC Vegas 54 fight card is topped by a light heavyweight showdown between former champion Jan Blachowicz and fellow contender Aleksandar Rakic.
Schedule for UFC Vegas 54: Blachowicz vs. Rakic start times
- UFC Vegas 54 main card start time: 10 p.m. ET / 7 p.m. PT on ESPN+, ESPN 2, and ESPN Deportes
- UFC Vegas 54 prelims start time: 7:30 p.m. ET / 4:30 p.m. PT on ESPN+, ESPN 2, and ESPN Deportes
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UFC Vegas 54 live results
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UFC Vegas 54 Live Results: When, Where, and Who?
UFC Vegas 54: Blachowicz vs. Rakic takes place on Saturday, May 14, at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada.
The UFC Vegas 54 fight card is headlined by a light heavyweight contender bout, as the promotion looks to line up a challenger to the winner of the upcoming title bout between champion Glover Teixeira and Jiri Prochazka.
UFC Vegas 54 main event: Jan Blachowicz vs. Aleksandar Rakic
Blachowicz (28-9) is the former UFC light heavyweight champion. He is 9-2 in his past 11 bouts, including losing the belt to Teixeira at UFC 267 last October. In search of a return path to the belt, Blachowicz could put himself at the front of the queue with an impressive win over Rakic.
Currently ranked No. 3 in the 205-pound division, Rakic (14-2) has had one stumble in his quest for UFC gold. That being a questionable split-decision loss to Volkan Oezdemir more than two years ago. He has since bounced back win victories over top fighters Anthony Smith and Thiago Santos. A victory over the likes of Blachowicz would easily bump him into the top spot in regard to title contention.
UFC Vegas 54 co-main event: Ryan Spann vs. Ion Cutelaba
The UFC Vegas 54 co-main event features Ryan Spann (19-7) and Ion Cutelaba (16-6-1, 1NC). It’s another light heavyweight bout, but doesn’t carry near the weight of the main event. Spann, however, is trying to get back on the winning track following a loss to Anthony Smith, while Cutelaba is trying to build some momentum after securing his first win in two years this past September.
Other UFC Vegas 54 Notables
Outside of the UFC Vegas 54 main event and co-main event, other notable bouts on the fight card include two important women’s flyweight fights. No. 1 ranked Katlyn Chookagian faces No. 9 ranked strawweight Amanda Ribas, as Ribas makes her second start in the UFC 125-pound division. Virna Jandiroba, ranked No. 12 in the strawweight division, squares off with No. 13 ranked Angela Hill. Both women are fighting to remain relevant in the 115-pound weight class.
UFC Vegas 54 Live Results & Fight Card
UFC Vegas 54 Results – Main Card (10 p.m. ET on ESPN+, ESPN 2, and ESPN Deportes)
- Main Event – Light Heavyweight: Jan Blachowicz defeated Aleksandar Rakic via TKO, Round 3 – 1:11
- Co-Main Event – Light Heavyweight: Ryan Spann defeated Ion Cutelaba via submission (guillotine), Round 1 – 2:22
- Bantamweight: Davey Grant defeated Louis Smolka via KO, Round 3 – 0:49
- Women’s Flyweight: Katlyn Chookagian defeated Amanda Ribas via split decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28)
- Lightweight: Manuel Torres defeated Frank Camacho via TKO, Round 1 – 3:27
- Flyweight: Allan Nascimento defeated Jake Hadley via unanimous decision (30-27 x3)
UFC Vegas 54 Results – Preliminary Card (7:30 p.m. ET on ESPN+, ESPN 2, and ESPN Deportes)
- Women’s Flyweight: Viviane Araújo defeated Andrea Lee via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-27, 29-27)
- Lightweight: Michael Johnson defeated Alan Patrick via KO, Round 2 – 3:22
- Women’s Strawweight: Virna Jandiroba defeated Angela Hill via unanimous decision (30-27 x3)
- Flyweight: Tatsuro Taira defeated Carlos Candelario via unanimous decision (30-26, 30-27, 30-27)
- Middleweight: Andre Petroski defeated Nick Maximov via submission (anaconda choke), Round 1 – 1:16
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