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A general view of the stage prior to the UFC 261 press conference at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena on April 22, 2021 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC)

Official Scorecards | UFC 261: Usman vs Masvidal 2

See How The Judges Scored Every Round Of UFC 261: Usman vs Masvidal 2

UFC welcomes back fans at full capacity when it returns to VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Fla. on April 24 with a stacked card headlined by three championship bouts. The main event will see a thrilling welterweight championship rematch when Kamaru Usman defends against No. 4 ranked contender Jorge Masvidal. Women’s flyweight champion Valentina Shevchenko goes for her fifth consecutive title defense against No. 1 ranked contender Jessica Andrade. In a highly anticipated women’s strawweight championship bout, Zhang Weili faces former champion and No. 1 ranked contender Rose Namajunas.

UFC 261: USMAN vs. MASVIDAL 2 will take place Saturday, April 24 at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Fla. Early prelims will stream on ESPN+ in English and Spanish beginning at 5:30 p.m. ET/2:30 p.m. PT along with UFC Fight Pass, with ESPN2 joining programming in progress at 6 p.m. ET/3 p.m. PT. The prelims will continue on ESPN+ and simulcast on ESPN and ESPN Deportes at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT and the ESPN+ Pay-Per-View main card will kick off at 10 p.m. ET/7p.m. PT.

The three title fights are scheduled for five rounds. All other bouts scheduled for three rounds. | Live Results



UFC 261: Usman vs Masvidal 2 Official Scorecards

Liang Na vs Ariane Carnelossi

Official result – Ariane Carnelossi def. Liang Na via TKO (strikes) at 1:28 of round two



Aoriqileng vs Jeffrey Molina

Official result – Jeff Molina def. Aoriqileng via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-27) | Live Results



Kazula Vargas vs Rongzhu

Official result – Kazula Vargas def. Rongzhu via unanimous decision (30-26, 29-28, 29-28) | Live Results



Danaa Batgerel vs Kevin Natividad

Official result – Danaa Batgerel def. Kevin Natividad via TKO (strikes) at :50 of round one | Live Results



Pat Sabatini vs Tristan Connelly

Official result – Pat Sabatini def. Tristan Connelly via unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28) | Live Results



MORE UFC 261: Live Results | Fight By Fight Preview | Significant Stats | Kamaru Usman | Jorge MasvidalValentina Shevchenko | Jessica Andrade Zhang Weili | Rose Namajunas | Anthony Smith | Jimmy Crute | Dwight GrantDanaa BatgerelLiang Na | Rongzhu 


Karl Roberson vs Brendan Allen

Official result – Brendan Allen def. Karl Roberson via submission (straight ankle lock) at 4:55 of round one | Live Results




Dwight Grant vs Stefan Sekulic

Official result – Dwight Grant def. Stefan Sekulic via split decision (29-28, 29-28, 28-29) | Live Results



Alex Oliveira vs Randy Brown

Official result – Randy Brown def. Alex Oliveira via submission (rear naked choke) at 2:50 of round one | Live Results



Anthony Smith vs Jimmy Crute

Official result – Anthony Smith def. Jimmy Crute via TKO (doctor stoppage) at 5:00 of round one Live Results



Uriah Hall vs Chris Weidman

Official result – Uriah Hall def. Chris Weidman via TKO (injury) at :17 of round one | Live Results



Valentina Shevchenko vs Jessica Andrade

Official result – Valentina Shevchenko def. Jessica Andrade via TKO (strikes) at 3:19 of round two | Live Results



Co-Main Event: Zhang Weili vs Rose Namajunas

Official result – Rose Namajunas def. Zhang Weili via KO at 1:18 of round one Live Results



Main Event: Kamaru Usman vs Jorge Masvidal

Official result – Kamaru Usman def. Jorge Masvidal via KO at 1:02 of round two Live Results