On Saturday, Dec. 9, the UFC will host UFC Fight Night 123: Swanson vs. Ortega from the Save Mart Center in Fresno, Calif.

In the night’s main event, veteran featherweight Cub Swanson takes on the undefeated Brian Ortega. The 34-year-old Swanson rides the momentum of four straight decision victories into the headlining affair, including a lopsided decision win over Artem Lobov in his most recent bout. Ortega, meanwhile, has opened his career without tasting defeat through 13 contests. Like Swanson, Ortega rides a four-fight winning streak, but all four bouts have ended in the third round.

The 13-fight event kicks off Saturday with three bouts streaming live on UFC Fight Pass at 6:30 p.m. ET. Four additional preliminary-card bouts follow on Fox Sports 1 at 8 p.m. ET, with the six-fight main card airing live at 10 p.m. ET, also on Fox Sports 1.

The fighters hit the scales on Friday. Video of the action (courtesy of the UFC) appears above, while the results appear below.

Fox Sports 1 Main Card
Cub Swanson (146) vs. Brian Ortega (144.8)
Jason Knight (145.6) vs. Gabriel Benitez (144.8)
Marlon Moraes (135.4) vs. Aljamain Sterling (135.6)
Scott Holtzman (155.8) vs. Darrell Horcher (155.6)
Eryk Anders (185.6) vs. Markus Perez (185.4)
Albert Morales (134) vs. Benito Lopez (135.4)
Fox Sports 1 Preliminary Card
Alexis Davis (125.8) vs. Liz Carmouche (124.8)
Luke Sanders (135.6) vs. Andre Soukhamthath (136)
Carls John de Tomas (135.8) vs. Alex Perez (135)
Frankie Saenz (135.6) vs. Merab Dvalishvili (135.6)
UFC Fight Pass Preliminary Card
Alejandro Perez (135.6) vs. Iuri Alcantara (135.4)
Chris Gruetzemacher (154.8) vs. Davi Ramos (155.8)
Antonio Braga Neto (185.8) vs. Trevin Giles (184.8)

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