UFC 259 fight card, start times & betting odds

  • Light Heavyweight Title Bout • Jan Blachowicz won by DEC at 05:00 of Round 5
    Jan Blachowicz - MMA fighterJ. Blachowicz +230 vs. I. Adesanya -285Israel Adesanya - MMA fighter
  • Women's Featherweight Title Bout • Amanda Nunes won by SUB at 02:57 of Round 1
    Amanda Nunes - MMA fighterA. Nunes -830 vs. M. Anderson +555Megan Anderson - MMA fighter
  • Bantamweight Title Bout • Aljamain Sterling won by DQ at 4:29 of Round 4
    Petr Yan - MMA fighterP. Yan -130 vs. A. Sterling +105Aljamain Sterling - MMA fighter
  • Lightweight Bout • Islam Makhachev won by SUB at 1:37 of Round 3
    Islam Makhachev - MMA fighterI. Makhachev -475 vs. D. Dober +360Drew Dober - MMA fighter
  • Light Heavyweight Bout • Aleksandar Rakic won by DEC at 05:00 of Round 3
    Thiago Santos - MMA fighterT. Santos +170 vs. A. Rakic -225Aleksandar Rakic - MMA fighter
  • Bantamweight Bout • Dominick Cruz won by DEC at 05:00 of Round 3
    Dominick Cruz - MMA fighterD. Cruz -105 vs. C. Kenney -125Casey Kenney - MMA fighter
  • Bantamweight Bout • Kyler Phillips won by DEC at 05:00 of Round 3
    Song Yadong - MMA fighterS. Yadong -190 vs. K. Phillips +150Kyler Phillips - MMA fighter
  • Flyweight Bout • Askar Askarov won by DEC at 05:00 of Round 3
    Joseph Benavidez - MMA fighterJ. Benavidez +125 vs. A. Askarov -160Askar Askarov - MMA fighter
  • Flyweight Bout • Kai Kara France won by KO/TKO at 4:55 of Round 1
    Rogerio Bontorin - MMA fighterR. Bontorin +115 vs. K. France -115Kai Kara France - MMA fighter
  • Flyweight Bout • Tim Elliott won by DEC at 05:00 of Round 3
    Tim Elliott - MMA fighterT. Elliott -135 vs. J. Espinosa +110Jordan Espinosa - MMA fighter
  • Light Heavyweight Bout • Kennedy Nzechukwu won by KO/TKO at 3:19 of Round 3
    Kennedy Nzechukwu - MMA fighterK. Nzechukwu +195 vs. C. Ulberg -235Carlos Ulberg - MMA fighter
  • Welterweight Bout • Sean Brady won by SUB at 3:28 of Round 3
    Sean Brady - MMA fighterS. Brady -235 vs. J. Matthews +175Jake Matthews - MMA fighter
  • Women's Strawweight Bout • Amanda Lemos won by KO/TKO at 3:39 of Round 1
    Livinha Souza - MMA fighterL. Souza +180 vs. A. Lemos -210Amanda Lemos - MMA fighter
  • Lightweight Bout • Uros Medic won by KO/TKO at 1:40 of Round 1
    Uros Medic - MMA fighterU. Medic -205 vs. A. Cruz +155Aalon Cruz - MMA fighter
  • Bantamweight Bout • Trevin Jones won by KO/TKO at 0:40 of Round 2
    Mario Bautista - MMA fighterM. Bautista -250 vs. T. Jones +205Trevin Jones - MMA fighter

Who won the main event fight between Jan Blachowicz vs Israel Adesanya?

Betting underdog Jan Blachowicz(+230) pulled off the upset, winning by DEC at 05:00 of Round 5.

Were there any betting upsets at UFC 259?

There were 4 betting upsets at UFC 259. Jan Blachowicz vs Israel Adesanya (Jan Blachowicz won by DEC at 05:00 of Round 5), Song Yadong vs Kyler Phillips (Kyler Phillips won by DEC at 05:00 of Round 3), Kennedy Nzechukwu vs Carlos Ulberg (Kennedy Nzechukwu won by KO/TKO at 3:19 of Round 3) and Mario Bautista vs Trevin Jones (Trevin Jones won by KO/TKO at 0:40 of Round 2) all ended with the betting underdog winning the fight.

How many of the UFC 259 fights went the distance?

There were 6 fights that ended by decision.

  • Jan Blachowicz vs Israel Adesanya (Jan Blachowicz won by DEC at 05:00 of Round 5)
  • Thiago Santos vs Aleksandar Rakic (Aleksandar Rakic won by DEC at 05:00 of Round 3)
  • Dominick Cruz vs Casey Kenney (Dominick Cruz won by DEC at 05:00 of Round 3)
  • Song Yadong vs Kyler Phillips (Kyler Phillips won by DEC at 05:00 of Round 3)
  • Joseph Benavidez vs Askar Askarov (Askar Askarov won by DEC at 05:00 of Round 3)
  • Tim Elliott vs Jordan Espinosa (Tim Elliott won by DEC at 05:00 of Round 3)

How many submissions where there at UFC 259?

There were 3 fights that ended with submission finishes.

  • Amanda Nunes vs Megan Anderson (Amanda Nunes won by SUB at 02:57 of Round 1)
  • Islam Makhachev vs Drew Dober (Islam Makhachev won by SUB at 1:37 of Round 3)
  • Sean Brady vs Jake Matthews (Sean Brady won by SUB at 3:28 of Round 3)

How many knockouts where there at UFC 259?

There were 5 fights that ended via knockout.

  • Rogerio Bontorin vs Kai Kara France (Kai Kara France won by KO/TKO at 4:55 of Round 1)
  • Kennedy Nzechukwu vs Carlos Ulberg (Kennedy Nzechukwu won by KO/TKO at 3:19 of Round 3)
  • Livinha Souza vs Amanda Lemos (Amanda Lemos won by KO/TKO at 3:39 of Round 1)
  • Uros Medic vs Aalon Cruz (Uros Medic won by KO/TKO at 1:40 of Round 1)
  • Mario Bautista vs Trevin Jones (Trevin Jones won by KO/TKO at 0:40 of Round 2)

How can I watch highlights and fight replays from UFC 259?

In the United States

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Who was favorite to win between Jan Blachowicz vs Israel Adesanya?

Israel Adesanya was a -285 betting favorite. Placing a bet on Adesanya means you would need to bet $285 in order to win $100.

Jan Blachowicz was a +230 underdog. If you bet $100 on Blachowicz then you would win $230.

Who was the biggest betting favorite on the UFC 259 card?

The fight between Amanda Nunes vs Megan Anderson was the biggest betting mismatch, with Amanda Nunes installed as the biggest favorite on the UFC 259 card.

Amanda Nunes was a -830 betting favorite. Placing a bet on Nunes means you would need to bet $830 in order to win $100.

Megan Anderson was a +555 underdog. If you bet $100 on Anderson then you would win $555.

How many fights were on the UFC 259 card?

There were 15 fights scheduled for UFC 259 which is headlined by Jan Blachowicz vs Israel Adesanya.

How many fights were canceled on the UFC 259 card?

No fights have been scratched from UFC 259.