Nunes vs Spencer LIVE RESULTS: Amanda Nunes arrives, main card underway, latest updates ahead of of main event – The SunJune 7, 2020
AMANDA NUNES is set to defend her featherweight crown in the main event as UFC 250 comes at you from Sin City.
There's a packed card for fight fans to enjoy tonight, with the prelims featuring Alex Caceres and Cody Stamann before the main card takes off with Eddie Wineland vs Sean O'Malley.
- Start time: Main card – 3am BST
- TV/live stream: BT Sport 1/BT Sport app, EE customers watch FREE
Follow ALL of the latest updates from Las Vegas below…
- Amanda Nunes (champion) vs Felicia Spencer – UFC Women's Featherweight Championship
- Raphael Assunção vs Cody Garbrandt – bantamweight
- Aljamain Sterling beats Cory Sandhagen via submission (Rear naked choke) in the first round of their bantamweight fight.
- Neil Magny beat Anthony Rocco Martin via unanimous decision in their welterweight fight.
- Sean O'Malley knocks out Eddie Wineland with one-punch KO in the first round of their bantamweight fight.
- Alex Caceres beat Chase Hooper via unanimous decision in their featherweight fight.
- Ian Heinisch beat Gerald Meerschaert via TKO (Punches) during their middleweight fight.
- Cody Stamann beat Brian Kelleher via unanimous decision in their bantamweight fight.
- Maki Pitolo beat Charles Byrd via TKO (Punches) in the second round of their middleweight fight.
Garbrandt starts the fight at 11-3 against a BJJ artist veteran with punch power.
Assuncao is 27-7 but the Brazilian is seriously durable and will not go quietly.
The No5 ranked South American will be looking for a submission.
A couple of spinning kicks miss, a few punches fell short, very anxious start.
Garbrandt lost twice to drugs cheat TJ Dillashaw after getting sucked into a grudge.
The comeback has to be perfect for the tattooed slugger.
Assuncao would once have been easy work for No Love but right now it remains to be seen.
Raphael Assuncao vs Cody Garbrandt is our chief support coming next.
Garbrandt claims he is now Cody2.0 after suffering three losses on the spin.
His reputation will be on the line in a few moments time.
Corey Sandhagen wants the man who just choked him out to win the world title…
WHO'S THE ALJA-MAN?
What a ferocious pinpoint finish in the biggest fight of his life…
Triumphant Sterling says: “The world is a shambles right now, especially in America, we need a lot of change to the unfairness happening to minorities.
“I am just on cloud nine right now.
“This was the biggest fight of my life, I worked so hard for this. We had a hard camp, a lot of great guys pushing us. I left no stone unturned, I was ready to leave on crutches or in an ambulance to get that win.
“There are a black belts and then there are black belts. It is about time Jamaica had it's first UFC world champion.”
Aljermain Sterling attacked Sandhagen's back instantly and never gave up his target.
Sterling ran around the cage shouting “where is Dana?”
Clearly the winner wants his shot at some gold.
That was a ruthless and faultless performance.
ROUND 1 – IT'S OVER
Sandhagen had somehow survived by stopping Sterling getting his lock right under his chin.
But then Sterling grabbed the sub from a rear-naked choke.
Sandhagen refused to tap-out and instead went sparko.
Sterling stars tonight at 18-3 in MMA and is ranked at No2 in the bantamweight division.
Sandhagen is the betting underdog but only slightly.
This is a real 50-50 fight that Sterling starts on the attack.
Sandhagen is in real trouble already.
Sterling has his neck – he escapes!
Aljamain Sterling vs.Cory Sandhagen in a fight fans have been getting very excited about,
Two guys with highlight reel careers looking to climb the ladder again.
In that video Jorge Masvidal claims UFC fighters get only 18 per cent of the millions they bring in.
is that fair?
The Baddest MoFo has spoken…
Magny wins it!
The judges decided: 30-27, 30-27 and 29-28
Martin stunned and fuming
Martin is surviving for the bell.
Magny is whacking him and dragging him around the cage.
Martin does and two late right hands to warn Magny of his remaining power.
Great one-two from Magny, classy boxing from the Denver man.
Martin looks gassed, gasping for air with a busted nose too.
one, two, three punches land from Magny, he's pinging his rival around the ring now.
Martin defends a trip and a sweep so Magny knees in the clinch.
This fight is wide open.
Magny applying pressure but not much at the end of it.
Martin on the backfoot but throwing with more malice.
Magny right hand lands and he shoots for a takedown.
Martin staves off another takedown attempt with style.
In the break, Team Martin told their man not to rush.
Magny's corner claimed Martin is already tiring.
Martin takes the fight to the floor but Magny drives it back to feet.
The cagey round ends.
Martin is 17-5 and 6ft tall while Magny starts the night 22-8 and 6ft 3in with a massive 80in reach.
Denver ace Magny starts on the front foot but then gives up his back as Martin latches.
Magny has spent a lot of time up against the cage wall but both men score with jabs at distance.
Martin is fighting for a contract extension and he has shown promise so far.
Neil Magny and Anthony Rocco Martin will now try to follow Sean O'Malley.
The UFC TV audience is still talking about the incredible 12-0 ace and his most recent finish moments earlier.
Brooklyn boy Magny has won 3 of his last 4 and loves upsetting the bookies.
“I think that was worth a 100k (bonus) more than the usual 50.
“I believe I have the best striking game in MMA. I know I have not fought a lot of guys yet but I am going to keep doing that.
“There are some exciting fights soon that I will watch and I want to renegotiate my contract.”
The corn-rolled ace feinted with an uppercut and threw a vicious right hand that folded his opponent.
Wineland still looks amazed.
Sugar Sean gives his battered rival a hug before leading him out of the ring.
One of the most amazing walk-off KOs the experienced UFC comms team has ever seen.
ROUND 1 – ALL OVER!
Massive right hand wins it for O'Malley
Towering O'Malley starts with three headkicks that miss.
Prizefighter Wineland looks for looping hooks and connects with the first meaningful shot.
But the superstar then stops the clocks with sensational style!
Superstar Sean O'Malley is in the octagon looking for a fight.
The giant flatted afro will soon be met by the classic Eddie Wineland moustache.
Will former champ Wineland be a stiff test for the 11-0 starlet?
Or is O'Malley about to make it a dozen scalps on his record?
Caceres is coasting now, Cooper is desperare and looks it.
Caceres is picking his shots and landing them at will.
Caceres takes an accidental one to the groin, so action is stopped for a quick recovery
Hooper must be deflated right now, he has tried everything and come up short.
Young Hooper's step-up has not been successful.
Scores to come…
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