Join us here at Bloody Elbow for live results and discussion as UFC Vegas 51: Luque vs. Muhammad 2 goes down from the promotion’s APEX facility in Las Vegas, Nevada.
The main event for this fight night is a welterweight rematch between Vicente Luque and Belal Muhammad. These two fought at UFC 205 in 2016, with Luque winning by first round knockout. Neither of them was ranked at the time and now both are in the top-10. Co-main action sees Caio Borralho take on Gadzhi Omargadzhiev in a battle of Contender Series signings.
This will be an ESPN and ESPN+ show but will be kicking off a little earlier than usual. The eight-fight preliminary card is scheduled to start at 5:30pm ET/2:30pm PT on ESPN+. The six-fight main card is on ESPN but also on ESPN+, and that is supposed to start at 8:30pm ET/5:30pm PT.
Main Card (8:30 PM ET, ESPN/ESPN+)
Vicente Luque def. Belal Muhammad via unanimous decision (49-46, 49-46, 48-47)
Caio Borralho def. Gadzhi Omargadzhiev via technical decision (29-27 x3)
Andre Fialho def. Miguel Baeza via TKO (punches) at 4:39 of Round 1
Mayra Bueno Silva def. Wu Yanan via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)
Pat Sabatini def. TJ Laramie via unanimous decision (30-26 x3)
Mounir Lazzez def. Ange Loosa via unanimous decision (30-27 x3)
Preliminary Card (5:30 PM ET, ESPN+)
Devin Clark def. William Knight via KO (punches) at 3:21 of Round 3
Pannie Kianzad def. Lina Lansberg via unanimous decision (29-28 x3)
Drakkar Klose def. Brandon Jenkins via TKO (strikes) at :33 of Round 2
Rafa Garcia def. Jesse Ronson via submission (rear-naked choke) at 4:50 of Round 2
Martin Buday def. Chris Barnett via technical decision (30-27 x3)
Jordan Leavitt def. Trey Ogden via split decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28)
Sam Hughes def. Istela Nunes via majority decision (29-27, 29-27, 28-28)
Alatengheili def. Kevin Croom via TKO (punches) at 0:47 of Round 1