Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, for the Noche UFC mixed martial arts (MMA) event TONIGHT (Sat., Sept. 16, 2023), streaming LIVE on ESPN+. Noche UFC will be headlined by the 125-pound rematch between newly-crowned flyweight champion Alexa Grasso and former division titleholder, Valentina Shevchenko. Before that five-round clash of styles gets underway, welterweight up-and-comer, Jack Della Maddalena, collides with 170-pound “Trailblazer” Kevin Holland in the Noche UFC co-main event. Elsewhere on the card, bantamweight wunderkind Raul Rosas Jr. returns to exchange leather with 135-pound sophomore Terrence Mitchell.
INAUGURAL NOCHE UFC EVENT! Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is bringing an action-packed card to T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, on Sat., Sept. 16, 2023, to celebrate Mexican Independence Day with a thrilling women’s Flyweight championship rematch between champion Alexa Grasso and No. 1-ranked contender, Valentina Shevchenko. In Noche UFC’s co-main event, all-action Welterweight standouts, Jack Della Maddalena and Kevin Holland, will hook ‘em up in a fun 170-pound showdown.
MMAmania.com will deliver LIVE round-by-round, blow-by-blow coverage of the entire Noche UFC fight card below, starting with the ESPN+ “Prelims” undercard bouts at 7 p.m. ET, followed by the ESPN+ main card start time at 10 p.m. ET. Bet on all the Noche UFC action with our friends at DraftKings Sportsbook right here.
Keep in mind that we will also be the spot for the latest news, recaps, and post-fight analysis following “Grasso vs. Shevchenko 2.” Without further delay, see below for the updated Noche UFC results. (Note: This will go from the bottom up; therefore, scroll toward the bottom for the latest detailed round-by-round action).
NOCHE UFC QUICK RESULTS:
Alexa Grasso vs. Valentina Shevchenko
Jack Della Maddalena vs. Kevin Holland
Terrence Mitchell vs. Raul Rosas Jr. — Rosas def. Mitchell by TKO (punches) at 0:54 of Round One — HIGHLIGHTS!
Christos Giagos vs. Daniel Zellhuber — Zellhuber def. Giagos by submission (anaconda choke) at 3:26 of Round Two — HIGHLIGHTS!
Fernando Padilla vs. Kyle Nelson — Nelson def. Padilla by unanimous decision (29-28 x2, 30-27)
Loopy Godinez vs. Elise Reed — Godinez def. Reed by submission (rear naked choke) at 3:38 of Round Two
Josh Fremd vs. Roman Kopylov — Kopylov def. Fremd by TKO (body punch) at 4:44 of Round Two
Edgar Chairez vs. Daniel Lacerda — No decision (early stoppage) — HIGHLIGHTS!
Tracy Cortez vs. Jasmine Jasudavicius — Cortez def. Jasudavicius by unanimous decision (30-27 x2, 29-28)
Alex Reyes vs. Charlie Campbell — Campbell def. Reyes by TKO (punches) at 3:38 of Round One — HIGHLIGHTS!
Josefine Knutsson vs. Marnic Mann — Knutsson def. Mann by unanimous decision (30-24, 30-25, 30-27)