Gadzhi Omargadzhiev (L) (@gadzhi_omargadzhiev/Instagram page)

Contender Series Results: Four Finishes with Five Getting Signed

Dana White’s Contender Series is back for its fifth season. The ninth episode appeared Tuesday, Oct. 26, and featured a group of talented up-and-comers.

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 ninth episode streamed live at 8 p.m. ET. Check below for full results.

Gadzhi Omargadzhiev def. Jansey Silva by submission (kneebar). Round 1, 4:19
Christian Quiñonez def. Xiao Long by unanimous decision (30-27 x 3)
Javid Basharat def. Oron Kahlon by submission (guillotine choke). Round 3, 4:12
Karine Silva def. Yan Qihui by submission (guillotine choke). Round 2, 1:44
Manuel Torres def. Kolton Englund by TKO (strikes). Round 1, 2:10
Olivier Murad def. Xie Bin by split decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28)