The UFC 261 pay-per-view event will take place tonight (Saturday, April 24, 2021) from Jacksonville, Florida at the VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena and we have the results. The world’s leading mixed martial arts (MMA) promotion compiled an excellent card for fight fans to enjoy.
It is spearheaded by a meeting between Kamaru Usman and Jorge Masvidal in a welterweight title fight.
His first fight took place at UFC 251 pay-per-view in which Usman retained the strap over Masvidal by unanimous decision.
The co-feature will see a women’s strawweight title fight between Zhang Weili and Rose Namajunas. Valentina Shevchenko vs. Jessica Andrade in a women’s flyweight title fight, Chris Weidman vs. Uriah Hall, and Anthony Smith vs. Jimmy Crute round out the main card.
You are sure to have a great night of fights. Check back later tonight for the results of MMA News’ UFC 261 below:
Welterweight title fight: Kamaru Usman vs. Jorge Masvidal
Women’s strawweight title match: Zhang Weili vs. Rose Namajunas
Women’s flyweight title bout: Valentina Shevchenko vs. Jessica Andrade
Chris Weidman vs. Uriah Hall
Anthony Smith vs. Jimmy Crute
UFC 261 Quick Results
Main card (PPV/ 10 pm ET)
- Welterweight title fight: Kamaru Usman vs. Jorge Masvidal
- Women’s strawweight title fight: Zhang Weili vs. Rose Namajunas
- Women’s flyweight title fight: Valentina Shevchenko vs. Jessica Andrade
- Middleweight fight: Chris Weidman vs. Uriah Hall
- Light Heavyweight Fight: Anthony Smith vs. Jimmy Crute
Preliminary Card (ESPN / 8 pm ET)
- Welterweight fight: Alex Oliveira vs. Randy Brown
- Welterweight fight: Dwight Grant vs. Stefan Sekulic
- Middleweight fight: Karl Roberson vs. Brendan Allen
- Featherweight fight: Tristan Connelly vs. Pat Sabatini
Preliminary card (ESPN + / 6 pm ET)
- Bantamweight fight: Danaa Batgerel vs. Kevin Natividad
- Lightweight fight: Kazula Vargas vs. Rong Zhu
- Flyweight fight: Qileng Aori vs. Jeffrey Molina
- Women’s strawweight fight: Na Liang vs. Ariane Carnelossi