The octagon returns to Kansas this evening for UFC Wichita, an event headlined by a heavyweight bout between Derrick Lewis and Junior dos Santos.
Derrick Lewis enters tonight’s contest having won three of his past four octagon appearances.
Meanwhile, former UFC heavyweight title holder Junior dos Santos was last seen in action at December’s UFC even in Adelaide, where he scored a second round TKO victory over Tai Tuivasa.
Welterweights Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos and Curtis Millender will square off in the co-headliner of tonight’s UFC Wichita event.
Elizeu will enter tonight’s contest on a six-fight winning streak, his latest being a knockout victory over Luigi Vendramini this past September.
Meanwhile, Curtis Millender has put together an impressive nine-fight win streak, his latest being a decision win over Siyar Bahadurzada at UFC 232 in Los Angeles.
Get all of tonight’s UFC Wichita fights and live results below:
UFC Wichita Main Card (ESPN+ at 8pm EST)
Derrick Lewis vs. Junior dos Santos – Dos Santos def. Lewis via KO in Round 2
Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos vs. Curtis Millender – Dos Santos def. Millender via submission (rear-naked choke) at 2:35 of Round 1
Tim Means vs. Niko Price – Price def. Means via KO (punch) in Round 1
Blagoy Ivanov vs. Ben Rothwell – Ivanov def. Rothwell via unanimous decision (29-28 x3)
Beneil Dariush vs. Drew Dober – Dariush def. Dober via submission (armbar) at 4:41 of Round 2
Tim Boetsch vs. Omari Akhmedov – Akhmedov def. Boetsch via unanimous decision (30-27 x3)
UFC Wichita Prelims (ESPN+ at 5pm EST)
Anthony Rocco Martin vs. Sergio Moraes – Martin def. Moraes via unanimous decision (30-27 x3)
Yana Kunitskaya vs. Marion Reneau – Kunitskaya def. Reneau via unanimous decision (29-28 x3)
Grant Dawson vs. Julian Erosa – Dawson def. Erosa via unanimous decision (30-26, 30-27, 29-27)
Jeff Hughes vs. Maurice Green – Green def. Hughes via split-decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
Matt Schnell vs. Louis Smolka – Schnell def. Smolka via submission (triangle) at 3:18 of Round 1
Alex Morono vs. Zak Ottow – Morono def. Ottow via Submission (punches) at 3:40 of Round 1
Dan Moret vs. Alex White – White def. Moret via unanimous decision (29-28 x3)
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