UFC San Antonio: ‘Vera vs. Sandhagen’ Live Results and Highlights

By Chris Taylor - March 24, 2023

The Octagon returns to Texas for tonight’s UFC San Antonio event, an eleven-bout fight card headlined by Marlon Vera vs. Cory Sandhagen.

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Vera (20-7 MMA) will enter the contest sporting a four-fight winning streak, his latest coming against Dominick Cruz (24-4 MMA) via KO in August of last year.

Meanwhile, Cory Sandhagen (15-4 MMA) has gone 3-3 over his past six fights. ‘The Sandman’ scored his most recent victory in September of last year when he defeated Yadong Song (19-7 MMA) via TKO.

UFC San Antonio is co-headlined by a women’s bantamweight fight featuring Holly Holm taking on Yana Santos.

Holly Holm

Holm (16-4 MMA) will be hoping to get back in the win column, this after being defeated by Ketlen Vieira (13-3 MMA) by split decision in May of last year. ‘The Preacher’s Daughter‘ has gone 3-2 over her past five fights overall.

Meanwhile, Yana Santos (14-6 MMA) will also enter tonight’s co-main event looking to rebound, this after suffering a TKO loss to Irene Aldana in her most recent effort at UFC 264.

Also featured on the card is a women’s flyweight fight featuring Maycee Barber taking on Andrea Lee.

Barber (11-2 MMA) will enter the contest sporting a three-fight winning streak, her most recent victory coming over Jessica Eye in July of last year. Prior to that, ‘The Future’ had outpointed Miranda Maverick and Montana De La Rosa.

Meanwhile, Andrea Lee (13-6 MMA) will be returning to the Octagon for the first time since dropping a decision to Viviane Araújo in May of last year.

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

UFC San Antonio Main Card (7pm EST on ESPN+):

Marlon Vera (136) vs. Cory Sandhagen (135.5) – Sandhagen def. Vera by split decision (47-48, 50-45, 49-46)

Holly Holm (135.5) vs. Yana Santos (135) – Holm def. Santos by unanimous decision (30-26, 30-27 x2)

Nate Landwehr (145.5) vs. Austin Lingo (146) – Landwehr def. Lingo via submission (rear-naked choke) at 4:11 of Round 2

Maycee Barber (125.5) vs. Andrea Lee (126) – Barber def. Lee by split decision (29-28, 28-29, 30-27)

Albert Duraev (186) vs. Chidi Njokuani (185) – Duraev def. Njokuani by split decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28)

Tucker Lutz (146) vs. Daniel Pineda (145.5) – Pineda def. Lutz via submission (guillotine choke) at 2:50 of Round 2

Preliminary Card (4pm EST on ESPN+):

Manel Kape (125.5) vs. Alex Perez (126) – Cancelled

Lucas Alexander (146) vs. Steven Peterson (146) – Alexander def. Peterson by unanimous decision (30-27 x3)

Trevin Giles (170.5) vs. Preston Parsons (171) – Giles def. Parsons by split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)

Daniel Lacerda (126) vs. CJ Vergara (126) – Vergara def. Lacerda via TKO (punches) at 4:04 of Round 2

Victor Altamirano (124.5) vs. Vinicius Salvador (126) – Altamirano def. Salvador by unanimous decision (29-28 x3)

Who are you picking to win tonight’s UFC San Antonio main event between Marlon Vera and Cory Sandhagen? Share your predictions in the comment section PENN Nation!

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