Yorgan De Castro (Will Paul/CES MMA)

Contender Series Season 3, Week 1 Results: De Castro, Soriano Earn UFC Contracts

On Tuesday, June 18, UFC President Dana White hosted the first installment of season three of Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series. The promotion holds weekly events from UFC Apex in Las Vegas, with White awarding UFC contracts to the night’s most impressive performances.

The event aired live at 8 p.m. ET on ESPN+.

Punahele Soriano def. Jamie Pickett by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-26)
Hannah Goldy def. Kali Robbins by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-26)
Brendan Loughnane def. Bill Algeo by unanimous decision (30-27×3)
Yorgan De Castro def. Alton Meeks by TKO (low kick). Round 1, 4:45