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UFC 259 — Israel Adesanya vs. Jan Blachowicz: Fight card, odds, results, PPV price, complete guide

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A jam-packed fight card, one of the most loaded slates of all time, has arrived as UFC 259 goes down on Saturday night. The promotion filled this card with three major title fights and four champions in action, not to mention some big veterans and rising prospects the whet the appetite early from Las Vegas on March 6. Atop the card is the megafight between light heavyweight champion Jan Blachowicz and rising middleweight champion Israel Adesanya.

Fans will also be delighted to see the return of two-division champion Amanda Nunes when she attempts to defend her featherweight crown against Megan Anderson in the co-main event. The first of the trio of title bouts will see bantamweight king Petr Yan look to make his first defense against top contender Aljamain Sterling in arguably the best title fight available in the promotion today. Plus, former title challenger Thiago Santos is back to face rising contender Aleksandar Rakic, and a pair of lightweight contenders link up in a pivotal battle when Islam Makhachev takes on Drew Dober.

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Below you can find the complete fight card with the latest odds from William Hill Sportsbook. You will also find our complete coverage for UFC 259 with features, gambling advice and the latest news from Las Vegas. 

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UFC 259 fight card, odds, results

  • Israel Adesanya -240 vs. Jan Blachowicz (c) +200, light heavyweight championship
  • Amanda Nunes (c) -800 vs. Megan Anderson +500, women’s featherweight championship
  • Petr Yan (c) -130 vs. Aljamain Sterling +110, bantamweight championship
  • Islam Makhachev -450 vs. Drew Dober +340, lightweights
  • Aleksandar Rakic def. Thiago Santos via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)
  • Dominick Cruz def. Casey Kenney via split decision (28-29, 29-28, 30-27)
  • Kyler Phillips def. Song Yadong via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
  • Askar Askarov def. Joseph Benavidez via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-26)
  • Kai Kara-France def. Rogerio Bontorin via first-round TKO (punch)
  • Tim Elliott  def. Jordan Espinosa via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-25)
  • Kennedy Nzechukwu def. Carlos Ulberg via second-round TKO (punches)
  • Sean Brady def. Jake Matthews via third-round submission (head and arm choke)
  • Amanda Lemos def. Livinha Souza via first-round TKO (punches)
  • Uros Medic def. Aalon Cruz via first-round TKO (punches)
  • Trevin Jones def. Mario Bautista via second-round TKO (punches)

UFC 259 info

  • Date: March 6
  • Location: UFC APEX — Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Start time: 10 p.m. ET (Main card) 
  • How to watch: ESPN+ PPV
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