UFC 288 Results: Yan Xiaonan KO’s Jessica Andrade (Video)

By Chris Taylor - May 6, 2023

We have you covered for all of tonight’s UFC 288 results, including the women’s strawweight bout between Jessica Andrade and Yan Xiaonan.

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Andrade (24-10 MMA) will be looking to rebound, this after suffering a submission loss to Erin Blachfield in her most previous Octagon appearance this past February. Prior to that setback, the former UFC strawweight champion was on a three-fight win streak, which included stoppage victories over Cynthia Calvillo and Amanda Lemos.

Meanwhile, Yan Xiaonan (16-3 MMA) was last seen in action in October of 2022, where she earned a majority decision win over Mackenzie Dern. That victory was preceded by back-to-back losses to Carla Esparza and Marina Rodriguez.

Round one of this strawweight matchup begins and Xiaonan lands a low kick. She connects with another. And then another. The Chinese standout goes to the body with a jab. Jessica Andrade attempts to answer with a wild combination that misses. The former strawweight champion comes forward with a big flurry. Yan Xiaonan answers with a nice right up the middle. Andrade looks for a big hook. Xiaonan counters with a nice hook. She lands a low kick. Yan Xiaonan with a big right hand and down goes Jessica. Some follow up punches and this one is all over! WOW!

Official UFC 288 Results: Yan Xiaonan def. Jessica Andrade via KO in Round 1

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