‘Usman vs Covington 2’: UFC 268 results & highlights

MixedMartialArts.com will be live inside Madison Square Garden bringing instant UFC 268 results. Following the conclusion of each matchup, we’ll be updating bout outcomes and including fight-ending highlights in this space.

The event is headlined by two championship rematches. In the co-main event, two-time strawweight queen Rose Namajunas will defend her title against former titleholder Zhang Weili in a rematch of their UFC 261 scrap from April. In the headliner, fight fans will get a runback of arguably the greatest welterweight title fight in UFC history. When 170-pound king Kamaru Usman goes to war with long-time rival, and former interim champion Colby Covington.

The card also features a major matchup in the lightweight division. As two-time Bellator lightweight champion, Michael Chandler battles former interim lightweight titlist Justin Gaethje in a booking that could decide the new top contender at 155 pounds. Furthermore, in a scrap that could steal the show, all-action featherweights Shane Burgos and Billy Quarantillo will face off in a main card matchup with “fight of the night” potential.

UFC 268 kicks of with early preliminary action at 6 pm ET on ESPN+. The core prelim fights begin at 8 pm ET on ESPN News and ESPN+. The pay-per-view main card follows at 10 pm ET exclusively on the ESPN streaming service.

UFC 268 results

Main Card

Kamaru Usman def. Colby Covington by unanimous decision (welterweight title fight)

Rose Namajunas def. Weili Zhang (strawweight title fight) by split-decision

Marlon Vera def. Frankie Edgar by KO, round 3

Shane Burgos def. Billy Quarantillo by unanimous decision

Justin Gaethje def. Michael Chandler by unanimous decision

Preliminary Card

Alex Pereira def. Andreas Michailidis by KO, round 2 (Watch Finish)

Bobby Green def. Al Iaquinta by TKO, round 1(Watch Finish)

Chris Curtis def. Phil Hawes by KO, round 1 (Watch Finish)

Nassourdine Imavov def. Edmen Shahbazyan by TKO, round 2 (Watch Finish)

Ian Garry def. Jordan Williams by KO, round 1 (Watch Finish)

Chris Barnett def. Gian Villante by TKO, round 2 (Watch Finish)

Dustin Jacoby def. John Allan by unanimous decision

Melsik Baghdasaryan def. Bruno Souza by unanimous decision

Ode Osbourne def. CJ Vergara by unanimous decision

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