UFC Vegas 24 departs tonight (Saturday, April 17, 2021) from Las Vegas, Nevada at the UFC Apex facility 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 Robert Whittaker and Kelvin Gastelum in a middleweight fight.
After posting a nine-game winning streak, Whittaker received a TKO from Israel Adesanya that ended his reign as middleweight champion at UFC 243 pay-per-view in Sydney, Australia at Marvel Stadium. His subsequent fights saw him garner unanimous decision victories over Darren Till at the UFC on ESPN 14 event last July and Jared Cannonier at the Flash Forum’s UFC 254 pay-per-view event in Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, also known as Fight. Island.
Gastelum was on a three-game losing streak heading into this fight. Lost by decision to Kelvin Gastelum at UFC 244 pay-per-view event from Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York and then to now UFC Middleweight Champion Adesanya at UFC 236 event from State Farm Arena in Atlanta. , Georgia. The fight went to the judges where Adesanya earned the decision victory. His last fight saw him get eliminated by Jack Hermansson at the UFC on ESPN + 30 event from Abu Dhabi’s Yas Island, also known as Fight Island.
The co-feature will see a lightweight fight between Drakkar Klose vs Jeremy Stephens. Andrei Arlovski against Chase Sherman, Abdul Razak Alhassan against Jacob Malkoun and Alexander Munoz against Luis Pena finish the main card.
You are sure to have a great night of fights. Check back later tonight for the results of MMA News’ UFC Vegas 24 below:
Robert Whittaker vs. Kelvin Gastelum
Drakkar Klose vs. Jeremy Stephens
Andrei Arlovski vs. Chase Sherman
Abdul Razak Alhassan vs. Jacob Malkoun
Alexander Muñoz vs. Luis Peña
UFC Vegas 24 Quick Results
Main card (ESPN / 10 pm ET)
- Middleweight fight: Robert Whittaker vs. Kelvin Gastelum
- Lightweight Fight: Drakkar Klose vs. Jeremy Stephens
- Heavyweight fight: Andrei Arlovski vs Chase Sherman
- Middleweight fight: Abdul Razak Alhassan vs. Jacob Malkoun
- Lightweight fight: Alexander Muñoz vs. Luis Peña
Preliminary Card (ESPN / 7 pm ET)
- Women’s flyweight fight: Tracy Cortez vs. Justine Kish
- Heavyweight fight: Juan Espino vs. Alexandr Romanov
- Women’s strawweight fight: Lupita Godinez vs. Jessica Penne
- Middleweight fight: Bartosz Fabinski vs. Gerald Meerschaert
- Lightweight Fight: Austin Hubbard vs. Dakota Bush
- Bantamweight fight: Anthony Birchak vs. Tony Gravely