On Saturday, Jan. 25, the UFC hosted its 24th card on ESPN+, touching down at the PNC Arena in Raleigh, N.C.
In the night’s main event, heavyweight Curtis Blaydes looked to continue his climb toward contention as he took on former titleholder Junior dos Santos. Blaydes had won six of his last seven, including back-to-back wins over Shamil Abdurakhimov and Justin Willis. The Brazilian dos Santos saw a three-fight winning streak snapped in last outing, a knockout loss to Francis Ngannou.
The action kicked off at 5 p.m. ET with a preliminary-card stream on ESPN+. The main card took place at 8 p.m. ET, also on ESPN+.
Curtis Blaydes def. Junior dos Santos by TKO (strikes). Round 2, 1:06
Michael Chiesa def. Rafael dos Anjos by unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)
Alex Perez def. Jordan Espinosa by submission (arm-triangle choke). Round 1, 2:33
Angela Hill def. Hannah Cifers by TKO (strikes). Round 2, 4:26
Jamahal Hill def. Darko Stošić by unanimous decision (29-27, 29-27, 29-27)
Bevon Lewis def. Dequan Townsend by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Arnold Allen def. Nik Lentz by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)
Justine Kish def. Lucie Pudilová by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Montel Jackson def. Felipe Colares by unanimous decision (30-26, 30-26, 30-25)
Sara McMann def. Lina Länsberg by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-26, 30-25)
Brett Johns def. Tony Gravely by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 3, 2:53
Herbert Burns def. Nate Landwehr by knockout (knee). Round 1, 2:43