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UFC Octagon Girl Luciana Andrade signals the start of round three between Derrick Lewis and Ciryl Gane of France in their interim heavyweight title bout during the UFC 265 event at Toyota Center on August 07, 2021 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC)

Official Scorecards | UFC 266: Volkanovski vs Ortega

See How The Judges Scored Every Round Of UFC 266: Volkanovski vs Ortega

FC returns to T-Mobile Arena with a thrilling pair of world championship bouts. The Ultimate Fighter coaches collide when UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski defends his title against No. 2 ranked contender Brian Ortega. The co-main event will see UFC women’s flyweight champion Valentina Shevchenko go for her sixth consecutive title defense when she meets No. 3 ranked contender Lauren Murphy. Also in a highly anticipated rematch, Nick Diaz returns against former UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler in a five-round thriller.

UFC 266: VOLKANOVSKI vs. ORTEGA will take place Saturday, Sept. 25 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. All bouts will be simulcast on ESPN+ in English and Spanish beginning at 6 p.m. ET/3 p.m. PT with the ESPN+ and UFC Fight Pass prelims. The prelims will continue exclusively on ESPNews, ESPN Deportes & ESPN+ at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT followed by the ESPN+ Pay-Per-View main card that will kick off at 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT.

*The two title fights and middleweight matchup between Nick Diaz and Robbie Lawler are scheduled for five rounds. The remaining fights are all scheduled for three rounds. | Full Results



UFC 266: Volkanovski vs Ortega Scorecards

Jonathan Pearce vs Omar Morales

Official result – Jonathan Pearce def. Omar Morales via submission (rear naked choke) at 3:31 of round two |  Results, Highlights & More


Matthew Semelsberger vs Martin Sano

Official result – Matthew Semelsberger def. Martin Sano Jr. via knockout at :15 of round one  Results, Highlights & More


Cody Brundage vs Nick Maximov

Official result – Nick Maximov def. Cody Brundage via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) |  Results, Highlights & More


Uroš Medić vs Jalin Turner

Official result – Jalin Turner def. Uros Medic via submission (rear naked choke) at 4:01 of round one Results, Highlights & More


Roxanne Modafferi vs Taila Santos

Official result: Taila Santos def. Roxanne Modafferi via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) |  Results, Highlights & More


Shamil Abdurakhimov vs Chris Daukaus

Official result – Chris Daukaus def. Shamil Abdurakhimov via TKO (strikes) at 1:23 of round two  Results, Highlights & More


Dan Hooker vs Nasrat Haqparast

Official Result: Dan Hooker def. Nasrat Haqparast via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-26) |  Results, Highlights & More


Marlon Moraes vs Merab Dvalishvili

Official result – Merab Dvalishvili def. Marlon Moraes via TKO (strikes) at 4:25 of round two  Results, Highlights & More


Jéssica Andrade vs Cynthia Calvillo

Official result – Jéssica Andrade def. Cynthia Calvillo via TKO (strikes) at 4:54 of round one |  Results, Highlights & More


Curtis Blaydes vs Jairzinho Rozenstruik

Official result – Curtis Blaydes def. Jairzinho Rozenstruik via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) |  Results, Highlights & More


Nick Diaz vs Robbie Lawler

Official result – Robbie Lawler def. Nick Diaz via TKO (strikes) at :44 of round three |  Results, Highlights & More


Valentina Shevchenko vs Lauren Murphy

Official result – Valentina Shevchenko def. Lauren Murphy via TKO (strikes) at 4:00 of round four |  Results, Highlights & More


Alexander Volkanovski vs Brian Ortega

Official result – Alexander Volkanovski def. Brian Ortega via unanimous decision (49-46, 50-45, 50-44) |  Results, Highlights & More