The wait for UFC 254 is over.
UFC 254 (see weigh-in results here) takes place today, October 24. In the main event, UFC Lightweight Champion Khabib Nurmagomedov and interim titleholder Justin Gaethje will collide in a title unification bout. The action will be held inside the Flash Forum on Yas Island in Abu Dhabi.
In the co-main event, former UFC Middleweight Champion Robert Whittaker will share the Octagon with Jared Cannonier. Alexander Volkov vs. Walt Harris will also be featured on the main card. Jacob Malkoun vs. Phil Hawes, Lauren Murphy vs. Liliya Shakirova, and Magomed Ankalaev vs. Ion Cutelaba will be on the main card as well.
The prelims will begin on ESPN+ at 11 a.m. ET. The action will stay on ESPN+ at 12 p.m. but it’ll also be broadcast on ESPN2. The main card begins at 2 p.m. ET on pay-per-view.
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Main Card (PPV, 2 p.m. ET)
Khabib Nurmagomedov def. Justin Gaethje via submission (triangle choke) – R2, 1:34
Robert Whittaker def. Jared Cannonier via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Alexander Volkov def. Walt Harris via TKO (body kick & punches) R2, 1:15
Phil Hawes def. Jacob Malkoun via KO (punches) – R1, 0:18
Lauren Murphy def. Liliya Shakirova via submission (rear-naked choke) – R2, 3:31
Magomed Ankalaev def. Ion Cutelaba via KO (punches) – R1, 4:19
Prelims (ESPN2/ESPN+, 12 p.m. ET)
Tai Tuivasa def. Stefan Struve via KO (punches) – R1, 4:59
Casey Kenney def. Nathaniel Wood via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)
Shavkat Rakhmonov def. Alex Oliveira via submission (guillotine choke) – R1, 4:40
Da Un Jung vs. Sam Alvey ends in split draw (29-28, 28-29, 28-28)
Early Prelims (ESPN+, 11 a.m. ET)
Miranda Maverick def. Liana Jojua via TKO – R1, 5:00 (doctor’s stoppage)
Joel Alvarez def. Alexander Yakovlev via submission (armbar) – R1, 3:00