UFC 261 results, Usman vs Masvidal 2, main event, full fight card

UFC 261: Usman vs Masvidal 2

UFC 261: Usman vs Masvidal 2 airs live on pay-per-view from VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, FL on Saturday, April 24 in the US, which makes it Sunday, April 25 in Australia. MMA event features thirteen bouts in total with three titles contested on the night.


The defending welterweight champion Kamaru Usman tops the fight bill going up against Jorge Masvidal in the championship rematch. In the co-main event Zhang Weili puts her strawweight title on the line, when she faces former champion Rose Namajunas. In addition, flyweight champion Valentina Shevchenko defends her title against former strawweight champion Jessica Andrade.

The full UFC 261 fight card can be found below.

UFC 261: Usman vs Masvidal 2 live stream

MMA fans in the United States can watch UFC 261: Usman vs Masvidal 2 live stream on ESPN+ PPV. The start time is scheduled for Saturday, April 24 at 10 pm ET / 7 pm PT.

The preliminary card starts at 8 pm ET / 5 pm PT live stream on ESPN+. MMA action begins on the early preliminary card, commencing at 6 pm PT / 3 pm PT also on ESPN+.

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In Australia UFC 261: Usman vs Masvidal 2 date and time is set for Sunday, April 25 at 12 pm AEST. Fans can watch the PPV fight card live stream on Main Event via Foxtel.

The preliminary card is available live stream on ESPN on Kayo and UFC Fight Pass beginning at 10 am AEST. The early preliminary card live stream starts on UFC Fight Pass at 8 am AEST.

Stay tuned with UFC 261 results below.

UFC 261 fight card

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Main Card

Kamaru Usman def. Jorge Masvidal by KO (punch, R2 at 1:02) – retains UFC welterweight title | Watch highlights and video of knockout

Rose Namajunas def. Zhang Weili by KO (head kick and punches, R1 at 1:18) – regains UFC women’s strawweight title | Watch video of knockout

Valentina Shevchenko def. Jessica Andrade by TKO (elbows, R2 at 3:19) – retains UFC women’s flyweight title | Watch highlights

Uriah Hall def. Chris Weidman by TKO (leg injury, R1 at 0:17)

Anthony Smith def. Jimmy Crute by TKO (doctor stoppage, R1 at 5:00) | Watch highlights

Preliminary Card

Randy Brown def. Alex Oliveira by submission (rear-naked choke, R1 at 2:50)

Dwight Grant def. Stefan Sekulic by split decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28)

Brendan Allen def. Karl Roberson by submission (heel hook, R1 at 4:55)

Pat Sabatini def. Tristan Connelly by unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)

Early Preliminary Card

Danaa Batgerel def. Kevin Natividad by TKO (R1 at 0:50)

Kazula Vargas def. Rongzhu by unanimous decision (30-26, 29-28, 29-28)

Jeff Molina def. Aori Qileng by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-27)

Ariane Carnelossi def. Liang Na by TKO (R2 at 1:28)


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