UFC 248 takes place on Saturday, March 7th from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The main card will air exclusively on PPV through the ESPN+ streaming platform which will also broadcast the events preliminary bouts.

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Event Information


Israel Adesanya
WINNER 
Yoel Romero
19-0-0
Record
12-5-0
6′ 2″
Height
6′ 0″
180 lbs.
Weight
205 lbs.
Decision
(Unanimous Decision) after 5 rounds
Sal D'Amato scored it 48-47. Chris Lee scored it 49-46. Ron McCarthy scored it 48-47.
Weili Zhang
WINNER 
Joanna Jedrzejczyk
19-0-0
Record
17-4-0
5′ 4″
Height
5′ 7″
119 lbs.
Weight
125 lbs.
Decision
(Split Decision) after 5 rounds
Mike Bell scored it 48-47. Derek Cleary scored it 48-47. Eric Colon scored it 47-48.
Beneil Dariush
WINNER
Drakkar Klose
18-4-1
Record
10-2-1
5′ 10″
Height
5′ 9″
155 lbs.
Weight
155 lbs.
KO
in the 2nd round
Fight was scheduled for 3 rounds (5x5x5)
Neil Magny
WINNER
Li Leech
VS
Li Leech
Leech
22-7-0
Record
17-6-0
6′ 2″
Height
6′ 0″
182 lbs.
Weight
170 lbs.
Decision
(Unanimous Decision) after 3 rounds
Derek Cleary scored it 30-27. Eric Colon scored it 30-27. Junichiro Kamijo scored it 30-27.
Alex Oliveira
WINNER
Max Griffin
19-8-0
Record
12-8-0
6′ 2″
Height
6′ 0″
180 lbs.
Weight
200 lbs.
Decision
(Split Decision) after 3 rounds
Chris Lee scored it 29-28. Sal D'Amato scored it 28-29. Dave Hagen scored it 29-28.
Sean O'malley
WINNER
Jose Quinonez
11-0-0
Record
6-3-0
5′ 10″
Height
5′ 9″
135 lbs.
Weight
150 lbs.
TKO/RSC
in the 1st round
Fight was scheduled for 3 rounds (5x5x5)
Mark Madsen
WINNER
Austin Hubbard
8-0-0
Record
11-4-0
5′ 10″
Height
5′ 10″
170 lbs.
Weight
170 lbs.
Decision
(Unanimous Decision) after 3 rounds
Eric Colon scored it 29-28. Dave Hagen scored it 29-28. Ron McCarthy scored it 29-28.
Rodolfo Vieira
WINNER
Saparbeg Safarov
7-0-0
Record
9-3-0
6′ 1″
Height
6′ 1″
205 lbs.
Weight
205 lbs.
Submission
(Arm Triangle Choke) in the 1st round
Fight was scheduled for 3 rounds (5x5x5)
Gerald Meerschaert III
WINNER
Deron Winn
30-13-0
Record
6-2-0
6′ 2″
Height
5′ 6″
185 lbs.
Weight
205 lbs.
Submission
(Rear Naked Choke) in the 3rd round
Fight was scheduled for 3 rounds (5x5x5)
Giga Chikadze
WINNER
Jamall Emmers
11-2-0
Record
17-5-0
6′ 0″
Height
5′ 10″
155 lbs.
Weight
150 lbs.
Decision
(Split Decision) after 3 rounds
Eric Colon scored it 29-28. Junichiro Kamijo scored it 29-28. Tony Weeks scored it 28-29.
Batgerel Danaa
WINNER
Guido Cannetti
6-1-0
Record
5-5-0
5′ 7″
Height
5′ 5″
135 lbs.
Weight
135 lbs.
KO
in the 1st round
Fight was scheduled for 3 rounds (5x5x5)