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UFC 281 results: Adesanya vs. Pereira

MMA Fighting has UFC 281 results for the Adesanya vs Pereira event from Madison Square Garden on Saturday night, live blogs for the entire main card and live UFC 281 Twitter updates.

In the main event, UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya will attempt to defend his title against rival Alex Pereira. Pereira has beaten Adesanya twice in kickboxing but this will be the first time they meet in mixed martial arts.

UFC strawweight champion Carla Esparza will put her belt on the line against former UFC champion Zhang Weili in the co-main event.

Check out the UFC 281 results below.

Main board (ESPN+ PPV at 10 p.m. ET)

Israel Adesanya vs. Alex Pereira

Carla Esparza vs. Zhang Weili

Dustin Poirier vs. Michael Chandler

Frankie Edgar vs. Chris Gutierrez

Dan Hooker vs. Claudio Puelles

Preliminaries (ESPN+/ESPNN at 8 p.m. ET)

Brad Riddell vs. Renato Moicano

Dominick Reyes vs. Ryan Spann

Erin Blanchfield vs. Molly McCann

Andre Petroski vs. Wellington Turman

Preliminaries (ESPN+ to 6 p.m. ET)

Matt Frevola vs. Ottman Azaitar

Karolina Kowalkiewicz vs. Silvana Gomez Juarez

Michael Trizano vs. Seung Woo Choi

Julio Arce vs. Montel Jackson

Carlos Ulberg vs. Nicolae Negumereanu