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Contender Series Results: Borshchev, Buday and Hadley Earn Contracts

On Tuesday, Oct. 12, the UFC hosted Dana White’s Contender Series: Season 5, Episode 7, 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’s seventh episode of the new season took place on Oct. 12 and streamed live at 8 p.m. ET.

Christian Rodriguez def. Reyes “Junior” Cortez by unanimous decision (30-27 x 3)
Martin Buday def. Lorenzo Hood by TKO (strikes). Round 1, 4:56
Jake Hadley def. Mitch Raposo by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 2, 3:11
Viacheslav Borshchev def. Chris Duncan by KO (punch). Round 2, 0:28
Maria Silva def. Kathryn Paprocki by unanimous decision (30-27 x 3)