Dana White Contender Series Season 5, Week 8 Results: Four Fighters Win UFC Contract
Dana White’s Contender series resumed operations at UFC Apex in Las Vegas on Tuesday, with four fighters winning the UFC contract.
In a notable battle, middle-weight Johnny Parsons defeated Solomon Renfro in a front-back split decision. With this victory, Parsons won the UFC contract. The other three contracts were also awarded on Tuesday.
Light heavyweight Almen Petroshan was given a contract for his first round knockout victory over Karoyankorev. Light heavyweight Caio Boralho won his chance in a big dance at the finish of his first round. The final deal went to the female Straw Hat Pirates Piera Rodriguez for the victory of her unanimous decision against Valleska Machado.
Dana White Contender Series Season 5, Week 8 Official Results:
- Johnny Parsons def. Solomon Renfro by split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
- Piera Rodriguez def. Valles Machado by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
- Caio Borralhodef. Jesse Murray by TKO at 1:41, R1
- Armen Petrosyan def. Kaloyan Kolev by KO, 4:27, R1
- Pedro Falcaodef. James Barnes by TKO, 3:55, R3
– MMA Sports
4 Fighters Win UFC Contract
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