UFC returns to San Antonio with a Fight Night event on March 25, 2023, and we will be live with results from the show.
Cory Sandhagen vs Marlon Vera bout will headline the event. This bout was earlier supposed to headline February 18 UFC event, but it got postponed to San Antonio event. Vera is #3 in the bantamweight rankings while Sandhagen is at #5.
Vera is currently on a 4-fight winning streak with wins over fellow contenders Dominick Cruz and Rob Font, as well as over Frankie Edgar. Sanghagen has lost to former champions Petr Yan and TJ Dillashaw before he beat Song Yadong to get back to winning ways. Who will emerge as the winner here and force himself into title picture?
Holly Holm and Yana Santos, #3 and #6 ranked women’s bantamweight fighters in UFC Rankings, will be in the co-main event. Santos is returning to the octagon for the first time since losing to Irene Adler at UFC 264. Holm is also coming off a loss to Ketlyn Vieira in May last year.
Alex Perez would try to break jinx of canceled fights as he takes on Manel Kape. Maycee Barber vs Andrea Lee bout is another high profile bout on the undercard. Tune in below as we post results live for UFC San Antonio: Vera vs Sandhagen Fight Night event.
Prelims (4:30 pm ET)
- Victor Altamirano def. Vinicius Salvador via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)- Flyweight bout
- C.J. Vergara def. Daniel da Silva via TKO at 4:04 of round 2- Flyweight Bout
- Trevin Giles def. Preston Parsons via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28) – Welterweight Bout
- Steven Peterson def.Lucas Alexander via unanimous decision (27-30, 27-30, 27-30)- Featherweight Bout
Main Card (7 pm ET)
- Daniel Pineda def. Tucker Lutz via submission at 2:50 of round 2 – Lightweight Bout (Watch Video)
- Albert Duraev def. Chidi Njokuani via split decision(29-28, 28-29, 29-28) – Middleweight Bout
- Maycee Barber def. Andrea Lee via split decision(30-27, 28-29, 29-28) – Women’s Flyweight Bout
- Nate Landwehr def. Austin Lingo via submission(rear-naked choke) at 4:11 of round 2 – Featherweight Bout (Watch Video)
- Co-Main Event: Holly Holm def. Yana Santos(Kunitskaya) via unanimous decision(30-26, 30-27, 30-27) – Women’s Bantamweight Bout
- Main Event: Cory Sandhagen def. Marlon Vera via split decision(47-48, 50-45, 49-46) – Bantamweight Bout