Photo Credit: Ultimate Fighting Championship
The third installment of the UFC‘s Dana White’s Contender Series took place August 1st. In the night’s Main Event, Julian Marquez, after a close competitive first round got a brutal KO via a headkick to defeated Phillip Hawes. Here are all your results and our Of The Night Awards.
1. Bantamweight: John Castaneda (14-2) defeated Cheyden Leialoha (6-1) via Unanimous Decision. We scored it 29-28 Castaneda.
2. Featherweight: Brandon Davis (8-2) defeated Austin Arnett (13-3) via Unanimous Decision. We scored it 30-27 Davis.
3. Flyweight: Carlos Candelario (7-0) defeated Ronaldo Candido (6-1) via Unanimous Decision. We scored it 29-28 Candelario.
4. Bantamweight: Kyler Phillips (5-0) defeated James Gray (4-2) via TKO at :46 of Round 1.
5. Middleweight: Julian Marquez (6-1) defeated Phillip Hawes (4-2) via KO at 2:20 of Round 2.
Knockout of the Night: Julian Marquez
Fight of the Night: Brandon Davis vs Austin Arnett