On Saturday, June 13, the UFC hosted its 10th broadcast on ESPN from the UFC APEX in Las Vegas. The event once again featured no fans in attendance due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

In the night’s main event, former bantamweight Jessica Eye took on former strawweight Cynthia Calvillo in a flyweight bout. Eye, whose success has largely come at 125 pounds, was completely decimated by champion Valentina Shevchenko in her title challenge last summer. She bounced back from the head-kick defeat to edge Viviane Araújo at UFC 245 in December. The once-beaten Calvillo had compiled a record of 5-1-1 in her previous seven Octagon appearances. Her last outing was a draw against Brazilian Marina Rodriguez in December.

The event kicked off with four preliminary-card fights airing live on ESPN at 7 p.m. ET. The six-fight main card followed at 9 p.m. ET, also on ESPN.

Cynthia Calvillo def. Jessica Eye by unanimous decision (49-46, 49-46, 48-47)
Marvin Vettori def. Karl Roberson by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 1, 4:17
Charles Rosa def. Kevin Aguilar by split decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28)
Andre Fili def. Charles Jourdain by split decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28)
Jordan Espinosa def. Mark De La Rosa by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-26)
Mariya Agapova def. Hannah Cifers by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 1, 2:42
Merab Dvalishvili def. Gustavo Lopez by unanimous decision (30-26, 30-26, 30-25)
Julia Avila def. Gina Mazany by TKO (strikes). Round 1, 0:22
Tyson Nam def. Zarrukh Adashev by knockout (punch). Round 1, 0:32
Christian Aguilera def. Anthony Ivy by TKO (strikes). Round 1, 0:59

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Bryan Henderson

Bryan Henderson became a fan of MMA in the late '90s when he happened upon the early UFC events on VHS at a local video rental store. He started writing about the sport on his Sporting News member blog in 2007 before becoming an official staff writer for Sporting News' "The Rumble" MMA/boxing blog. He went on to become a staff writer and the Features Manager for MMA DieHards before moving on to The MMA Corner, where he assumed the role of Editor-in-Chief. Bryan left The MMA Corner in 2014 and founded Combat Press along with two of his colleagues. In addition to covering mixed martial arts, Bryan also operated the Modified Mind body modification e-zine website for more than a decade.

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