Mike Malott (CFFC)

Contender Series Results: Four More Fighters Earn Contracts

On Tuesday, Oct. 5, the UFC hosted the sixth episode of the fifth season of Dana White’s Contender Series, live from the UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nev.

The show, which continued on its home on ESPN+, aimed to give top prospects a chance to impress the UFC brass in an attempt to earn a contract with the company. The show streamed live at 8 p.m. ET.

Mike Malott def. Shimon Smotritsky by submission (guillotine choke). Round 1, 0:39
Carlos Hernandez def. Daniel Barez by split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
Fernie Garcia def. Joshua Weems by TKO (punches). Round 1, 2:10
Joseph Holmes def. Shonte Barnes by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 2, 2:46
Genaro Valdez def. Patrik White by TKO (punches). Round 2, 0:44