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UFC Las Vegas: ‘Yan vs. Dvalishvili’ Live Results and Highlights

The Octagon remains in Nevada for tonight’s UFC Las Vegas event, a thirteen-bout fight card headlined by Petr Yan vs. Merab Dvalishvili.

Yan (16-4 MMA) will enter tonight’s headliner with hopes of snapping a two-fight losing skid. The former bantamweight champion is coming off back-to-back split decision losses against Sean O’Malley and Aljamain Sterling respectively.

Meanwhile, Merab Dvalishvili (15-4 MMA) will enter the contest sporting an eight-fight winning streak, his latest being a unanimous decision victory over Jose Aldo at UFC 278. ‘The Machine’ has not tasted defeat since 2018 when he suffered a submission loss to Ricky Simon.

UFC Las Vegas is co-headlined by a heavyweight matchup featuring Alexander Volkov taking on Alexander Romanov.

Alexander Volkov, Jairzinho Rozenstruik, UFC Vegas 56

Volkov (35-10 MMA) will be returning to action for the first time since scoring a TKO victory over Jairzinho Rozenstruik in June of last year. The former Bellator champion has gone 3-2 over his past five fights overall.

Meanwhile, Alexander Romanov (16-1 MMA) will be looking to rebound, this after suffering his first career loss at the hands of Marcin Tybura last August. ‘King Kong’ has gone 5-1 since joining the UFC ranks in September of 2020.

Also featured on tonight’s main card is a key light heavyweight bout between Nikita Krylov and Ryan Spann.

Get all of tonight’s live results and highlights below (refresh for updates):

UFC Las Vegas Main Card (6pm EST on ESPN+)

Petr Yan vs. Merab Dvalishvili – Dvalishvili def. Yan by unanimous decision (50-45 x3)

Alexandr Romanov vs. Alexander Volkov – Volkov def. Romanov via TKO in Round 1

Nikita Krylov vs. Ryan Spann – Krylov def. Spann via submission (triangle choke) at 3:38 of Round 1

Jonathan Martinez vs. Said Nurmagomedov – Martinez def. Nurmagomedov by unanimous decision (29-28 x3)

Mario Bautista vs. Guido Cannetti – Bautista def. Cannetti via submission (rear-naked choke) at 3:18 of Round 1

Vitor Petrino vs. Anton Turkalj – Petrino def. Turkalj via unanimous decision (30-26, 30-27 x2)

UFC Vegas Prelims (3pm EST on ESPN+)

Lukasz Brzeski vs. Karl Williams – Williams def. Brzeski by unanimous decision (30-26 x2, 30-27)

Raphael Assuncao vs. Davey Grant – Grant def. Assuncao via technical submission (inverted triangle choke) at 4:43 of Round 3

Sedriques Dumas vs. Josh Fremd – Fremd def. Dumas via submission (guillotine) at 3:00 of Round 2

JJ Aldrich vs. Ariane Lipski – Lipski def. Aldrich by unanimous decision (30-27 x3)

Tony Gravely vs. Victor Henry – Henry def Gravely by split decision (30-27, 28-29, 29-28)

Tyson Nam vs. Bruno Silva – Silva def. Nam via submission (rear-naked choke) at 1:23 of Round 2

Carlston Harris vs. Jared Gooden – Harris def. Gooden by unanimous decision (30-27 x3)

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