Jamelle Jones (Keith Mills/Sherdog)

Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series Week 5 Results: Rodriguez Scores Highlight Reel Knockout

On Tuesday, Aug. 8, UFC President Dana White hosted the fifth installment of his new promotion dubbed Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series. The promotion holds weekly events from The Ultimate Fighter Gym in Las Vegas.

The promotion’s fifth event featured a light heavyweight bout between Michael Rodriguez and Jamelle Jones.

The five-fight event streamed live on UFC Fight Pass beginning at 8 p.m. ET.


Michael Rodriguez def. Jamelle Jones by knockout (left jump knee). Round 1, 2:15
Julio Arce def. Peter Petties by TKO (strikes). Round 2, 2:39
Alex Perez def. Kevin Gray by submission (anaconda choke). Round 1, 2:54
Ricky Simon def. Donavon Frelow by split decision
Shelton Graves def. Everett Sims by TKO (ground and pound). Round 3, 2:20