Tuesday, August 20, 2019

The ninth episode of the third season of Dana White's Contender Series took place on Tuesday, August 20th from the Apex Arena at the UFC Performance Institute in Las Vegas, NV.

Main Card (Live on ESPN+, 8:00 PM EST)

-Phil Rowe defeated Leon Shahbazyan by TKO (Strikes, Round 3, 0:16)
-Jamal Pogues defeated Marcos Brigagao by Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
-Steve Garcia defeated Desmond Torres by TKO (Strikes, Round 1, 4:45)
-Mallory Martin defeated Micol Di Segni by Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
-Ricky Steele defeated Phil Caracappa by Split Decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28)


As he does each week after the event, UFC President Dana White spoke to cageside reporter Laura Sanko to reveal that only one athlete would be signed to a contract with the promotion: Phil Rowe.