UFC 238 is an excellent card full of important fights and topped by a pair of championship contests. Here’s your home for the results.
UFC 238, which is taking place in the United Center in Chicago, is headlined by a title fight in the bantamweight division as flyweight champion Henry Cejudo and Marlon Moraes battle for the vacant title. In the co-main event, Valentina Shevchenko looks to defend her flyweight belt for the first time against Jessica Eye, who has given her career new life since moving down to flyweight.
Also on the card, Tony Ferguson and Donald Cerrone battle in a contest being dubbed “The People’s Main Event” with a shot at the lightweight title on the line. On the prelims, Tatiana Suarez and Nina Ansaroff clash for top contender status at strawweight. Aljamain Sterling and Pedro Munhoz will also compete to decide who will be next for the bantamweight crown. Even the first fight of the night is an important one, as Katlyn Chookagian and Joanne Calderwood will fight for the next shot at the flyweight title.
Below are the results for UFC 238, which starts at 6:15 p.m. EDT on UFC Fight Pass. From there, the fights move to ESPN at 8, then pay-per-view at 10. Follow the links for an individual recap of that fight.
Henry Cejudo def. Marlon Moraes by TKO, Round 3, 4:51 – for vacant UFC bantamweight championship
Valentina Shevchenko (c) def. Jessica Eye by knockout (head kick), Round 2, 0:26 – for UFC women’s flyweight championship
Tony Ferguson def. Donald Cerrone by TKO (doctor’s stoppage), Round 2, 5:00
Petr Yan def. Jimmie Rivera by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)
Blagoy Ivanov def. Tai Tuivasa by unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-27)
Televised Preliminary Card
Tatiana Suarez def. Nina Ansaroff by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Aljamain Sterling def. Pedro Munhoz by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Alexa Grasso def. Karolina Kowalkiewicz by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Calvin Kattar def. Ricardo Lamas by TKO (punches), Round 1, 4:06
Early Preliminary Card
Xiaonan Yan def. Angela Hill by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Darren Stewart def. Bevon Lewis by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)
Eddie Wineland def. Grigorii Popov by TKO (punches), Round 2, 4:47
Katlyn Chookagian def. Joanne Calderwood by unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)