UFC Austin takes place tonight from the Moody Center in Austin, Texas and MMA News has you covered with all the results and highlights!
The main event will see ranked featherweight contenders Calvin Kattar (#4) and Josh Emmett (#7) do battle. While in the co-main event, fan favorite Kevin Holland and the in-form Tim Means will meet in an intriguing welterweight matchup.
UFC veterans Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone and Joe Lauzon were originally scheduled to meet in the co-main event. However, the bout has been cancelled for a second time due to a knee injury sustained by Lauzon. The duo were first slated to meet at UFC 274 last month.
The preliminary card begins at 4:00 PM ET, and the main card starts at 7:00 PM ET. You can check out all the weigh-in results here. Only Tony Kelley failed to make weight, however his bantamweight clash with Adrian Yanez will still go ahead.
Make sure to follow all the UFC Austin highlights and results as they happen below!
Preliminary Card Highlights
Roman Dolidze def. Kyle Daukaus
Georgia’s Roman Dolidze opened tonight’s proceedings with a bang, taking just over a minute to KO Kyle Daukaus in their middleweight bout. Catch the finish below.
Phil Hawes def. Deron Winn
Surging middleweight prospect Phil Hawes is back in the win column after earning a standing TKO win against Deron Winn. Catch the end of the fight below.
Cody Stamann def. Eddie Wineland
Cody Stamann made it three knockouts in a row tonight by finishing Eddie Wineland via first-round standing TKO in their bantamweight bout. Catch the end of the fight below.
Ricardo Ramos def. Danny Chavez
In another stunning first-round finish, Brazil’s Ricardo Ramos earned the second spinning back elbow KO of his career in his featherweight clash with Danny Chavez. Catch the finish below.
Jeremiah Wells def. Court McGee
In this welterweight bout, Jeremiah Wells unleashed a left hook from hell to KO Court McGee after just over a minute of action. Catch the finish below.
Main Card Highlights
Adrian Yanez def. Tony Kelley
In this wild bantamweight grudge match, Adrian Yanez came out on top by earning a first-round TKO against Tony Kelley. Catch the highlights below.
Gregory Rodrigues def. Julian Marquez
In this middleweight clash, Gregory Rodrigues unleashed a brutal beatdown on Julian Marquez to earn a first-round KO victory. Catch the finish below.
Damir Ismagulov def. Guram Kutateladze
In this lightweight bout, Damir Ismagulov earned a majority decision against Guram Kutateladze. Kutateladze had the best of the action in round one, at one point unloading on Ismagulov before briefly taking him down.
In round two, Ismagulov took the advantage on the feet, but Kutateladze also had success. And in round three, the fight was controversially stopped briefly after Kutateladze apparently kneed Ismagulov in the head while he was down. Catch the decision below.
UFC AUSTIN MAIN CARD (7:00 PM ET, ESPN/ESPN+)
Main Event – Featherweight Bout: Calvin Kattar vs Josh Emmett
Co-Main Event – Welterweight Bout: Tim Means vs Kevin Holland
Middleweight Bout: Joaquin Buckley vs Albert Duraev
Lightweight Bout: Damir Ismagulov def. Guram Kutateladze via majority decision (29-28, 30-27, 28-28)
Middleweight Bout: Gregory Rodrigues def. Julian Marquez via KO: R1, 3.18
Bantamweight Bout: Adrian Yanez def. Tony Kelley via TKO: R1, 3.49
PRELIMINARY CARD (4:00 PM ET, ESPN2/ESPN+)
Women’s Flyweight Bout: Natalia Silva def. Jasmine Jasudavicius via unanimous decision (30-26, 30-27×2)
Welterweight Bout: Jeremiah Wells def. Court McGee via KO: R1, 1.34
Featherweight Bout: Ricardo Ramos def. Danny Chavez via KO: R1, 1.12
Women’s Strawweight Bout: Maria Oliveira def. Gloria de Paula via split decision: (29-28×2, 28-29)
Bantamweight Bout: Cody Stamann def. Eddie Wineland via TKO: R1, 0.59
Middleweight Bout: Phil Hawes def. Deron Winn via TKO: R2, 4.25
Middleweight Bout: Roman Dolidze def. Kyle Daukaus via KO: R1, 1.13