Anthony Smith (R) (Marshall Boyce/Combat Press)

UFC Fight Night Results: Smith Submits Spann in the First Round

On Saturday, Sept. 18, the UFC hosted UFC Fight Night: Smith vs. Spann, live on ESPN+ from the UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nev.

The main event featured a light heavyweight showdown between Anthony Smith and Ryan Spann.

The event kicked off at 4 p.m. ET followed by the main card at 7 p.m. ET. It aired in its entirety streaming on ESPN+.


Anthony Smith def. Ryan Spann by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 1, 3:47
Ion Cutelaba def. Devin Clark by unanimous decision (30-26, 29-26, 29-27)
Ariane Lipski def. Mandy Bohm by unanimous decision (30-27 x 3)
Arman Tsarukyan def. Christos Giagos by TKO (punches). Round 1, 2:09
Nate Maness def. Tony Gravely by TKO (punches). Round 2. 2:10
Joaquin Buckley def. Antonio Arroyo by TKO (punches). Round 3, 2:26
Tafon Nchukwi def. Mike Rodriguez by unanimous decision (30-27 x 3)
Raquel Pennington def. Pannie Kianzad by unanimous decision (29-28 x 3)
Rong Zhu def. Brandon Jenkins by TKO (punches). Round 3, 4:35
Montel Jackson def. JP Buys by unanimous decision (30-27 x 3)
Erin Blanchfield def. Sarah Alpar by unanimous decision (30-25, 30-25, 30-26)
Carlston Harris def. Impa Kasanganay by TKO (punches). Round 1, 2:38
Gustavo Lopez vs. Heili Alateng ends in a draw (28-28 x 3)
Hannah Goldy def. Emily Whitmire by submission (armbar). Round 1, 4:17