Sunday, March 7, 2021

Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series 27 Results: Leavitt, Medic, & Jacoby Nab UFC Contracts

UPDATE: Dana White‘s Tuesday Night Contender Series 27 has wrapped up. Jordan Leavitt, Uros Medic, and Dustin Jacoby earned UFC contracts.

The return of Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series goes down tonight (Aug. 4).

The UFC Apex in Las Vegas plays host to the 27th edition of DWCS. Headlining the card will be light heavyweight action as Ty Flores meets former UFC fighter Dustin Jacoby. Taking the co-main event spot are welterweights as Mikey Gonzalez battles Uros Medic. Luis Rodriguez and Jerome Rivera are set to collide as are Luke Flores and Jordan Leavitt.

All fighters on tonight’s card will be vying for a spot on the UFC roster. In past editions of DWCS, fighters have also been offered spots on “The Ultimate Fighter,” as well as developmental contracts.

The event will air live on ESPN+ at 8 p.m. ET. MMA News will provide live coverage of DWCS 27, so be on the lookout for highlights. Peep results from the last DWCS here. Keep refreshing this page for live results below:

  • Dustin Jacoby def. Ty Flores via unanimous decision (30-26, 29-27, 29-27)
  • Uros Medic def. Mikey Gonzalez via TKO (strikes) – R1, 2:12
  • Jerome Rivera def. Luis Rodriguez via unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-27)
  • Jordan Leavitt def. Luke Flores via submission (arm triangle) – R1, 4:15