UFC on ESPN+ 34 Results: Alistair Overeem vs. Augusto Sakai
UPDATE: Major changes have been made to the UFC on ESPN+ 34 card. Thiago Moises vs. Jalin Turner has been canceled after Moises tested positive for COVID-19. Ray Rodriguez has replaced Kevin Natividad and will now fight Brian Kelleher.
UPDATE #2: Alexander Romanov vs. Marcos Rogerio de Lima is off after de Lima tested positive for COVID-19.
The time has arrived for another UFC card.
Once again, the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada will play host to a Fight Night event. Headlining UFC on ESPN+ 34 will be a heavyweight collision between Alistair Overeem and Augusto Sakai. Many agree that this will be the biggest fight of Sakai’s pro MMA career. Will he sink or swim?
Also, the co-main event will feature a light-heavyweight tilt. Ovince Saint Preux and Alonzo Menifield are set to share the Octagon. Michel Pereira vs. Zelim Imadaev and Brian Kelleher vs. Kevin Natividad will also be seen on the main card. The main card opener will be Thiago Moises vs. Jalin Turner.
The prelims will begin at 6 p.m. ET. At 8 p.m. ET, the main card will get started. UFC on ESPN+ 34 will air live in its entirety on ESPN+. If you missed the weigh-in results, catch them here.
Keep refreshing this page for live updates as the night rolls along.
Main Card (8 p.m. ET, ESPN+)
Alistair Overeem def. Augusto Sakai via TKO (elbows) – R5, 0:26
Ovince Saint Preux def. Alonzo Menifield via KO (punch) – R2, 4:07
Michel Pereira def. Zelim Imadaev via submission (rear-naked choke) – R3, 4:39
Andre Muniz def. Bartosz Fabinski via submission (armbar) – R1, 2:42
Brian Kelleher def. Ray Rodriguez via submission (guillotine choke) – R1, 0:39
Thiago Moises vs. Jalin Turner
Prelims (6 p.m. ET, ESPN+)
Viviane Araujo def. Montana De La Rosa via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
Alexander Romanov vs. Marcos Rogerio de Lima
Hunter Azure def. Cole Smith via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)