The UFC is back in action at the APEX for
UFC Vegas 62 live from Las Vegas, Nevada. Headlined by Alexa Grosso and Viviane Araujo battling atop the women’s flyweight division, the event is relatively stacked. After Brandon Royval failed to make weight on Friday, his contest against Askar Askarov has been canceled, promoting Misha Cirkunov vs Alonzo Menifield to the main card.
Watch UFC Vegas 62 Live
When: Saturday, October 15, 2022
Prelims Start Time: 4 p.m. EST / 1 p.m. PST
Main Card Start Time: 7 p.m. EST / 4 p.m. PST
Location: UFC APEX – Las Vegas, Nevada
How to Watch: ESPN+
One of the main highlights of this event is the bantamweight debut of Cub Swanson, despite having a spectacular career at featherweight. He’ll fight in the co-main event as an underdog against Jonathan Martinez.
UFC Vegas 62 Live Results, Fight Card, and Odds*
*Odds are from the opening of fight week.
#5 Alexa Grasso (-195) vs #6 Viviane Araujo (+165) – Women’s Flyweight
Grasso defeated Araujo by unanimous decision after five rounds.
Cub Swanson (+175) vs Jonathan Martinez (-205) – Bantamweight
Martinez TKO’d Swanson at 4:19 in the second round. After suffering a series of blows to the knee, Swanson waived the flag and Herb Dean called the fight.
Jordan Wright (+165) vs Dusko Todorovic (-195) – Middleweight
Todorovic flipped the script from Round 1 to KO Wright at 3:12 in the second round.
Raphael Assuncao (+275) vs Victor Henry (-330) – Bantamweight
Assucncao earned a unanimous decision win over Henry, sweeping the judges’ cards 30-27.
Misha Cirkunov (+175) vs Alonzo Menifield (-205) – Light Heavyweight
Menifield KO’d Cirkunov at 1:28 in the first round, his second consecutive win in the opening frame.
Mana Martinez (-165) vs Brandon Davis (+140) – Bantamweight
Martinez went the distance with Davis, earning the victory by split decision.
Nick Maximov (-140) vs Jacob Malkoun (+120) – Middleweight
Malkoun defeated Maximov by unanimous decision after three rounds, improving his UFC record to 3-2.
Joanderson Brito (–) vs Lucas Alexander (–) – Featherweight
Brito earned a first-round submission victory over Alexander by rear naked choke at 2:02. He improves to 2-1 in the UFC.
Piera Rodriguez (-170) vs Sam Hughes (+145) – Women’s Strawweight
Rodriguez earned a unanimous decision victory over Hughes to remain undefeated (8-0-0) in her professional career.
Tatsuro Taira (-230) vs CJ Vergara (+195) – Flyweight
Taira submitted Vergara by armbar at 4:19 in the second round. Vergara lost the first round by all
official accounts. Mike Jackson (+490) vs Pete Rodriguez (-660) – Welterweight
Rodriguez KO’s Jackson at 1:33 in the first round, highlighted by a knee that crumpled Jackson.