The UFC 284 results for the Makhachev vs. Volkanovski fight card took place in Perth, Australia on Saturday night. The main event featured MMA Fighting and included live blogs for all the main card fights. The two fighters, Islam Makhachev (lightweight champion) and Alexander Volkanovski (featherweight champion) will fight for the title. Makhachev has won 11 fights in a row, while Volkanovski has won 22 straight fights.
The UFC 284 was a fighting competition held by the Ultimate Fighting Championship on February 12, 2023. It took place in Perth, Australia at the RAC Arena. This was the 16th time the UFC went to Australia, and the first time since UFC 243 in Melbourne in 2019.
The main event at UFC Fight Night was a championship bout between Islam Makhachev, the current lightweight champion, and Alexander Volkanovski, the current featherweight champion. If Volkanovski won, he would become the fourth fighter to be champion in two divisions at the same time. There was also an interim featherweight championship bout between Yair Rodríguez and Josh Emmett. A middleweight bout between Robert Whittaker and Paulo Costa was planned but didn’t happen. A flyweight bout between Alex Perez and Kai Kara-France was also canceled. There were several other fights scheduled, but some fighters withdrew for undisclosed reasons and were replaced by other fighters. During the event, Jens Pulver was announced as the next inductee into the UFC Hall of Fame.
UFC 284 Results
|Lightweight||Islam Makhachev (c) def. Alexander Volkanovski||5||05:00:00|
|Featherweight||Yair Rodríguez def. Josh Emmett||2||04:19:00|
|Welterweight||Jack Della Maddalena def. Randy Brown||1||02:13:00|
|Heavyweight||Justin Tafa def. Parker Porter||1||01:06:00|
|Light Heavyweight||Jimmy Crute vs. Alonzo Menifield||3||05:00:00|
|Light Heavyweight||Modestas Bukauskas def. Tyson Pedro||3||05:00:00|
|Featherweight||Joshua Culibao def. Melsik Baghdasaryan||2||02:02:00|
|Catchweight (127 lb)||Kleydson Rodrigues def. Shannon Ross||1||00:59:00|
|Lightweight||Jamie Mullarkey def. Francisco Prado||3||05:00:00|
Early preliminary card
|Featherweight||Jack Jenkins def. Don Shainis||3||05:00:00|
|Women’s Strawweight||Loma Lookboonmee def. Elise Reed||2||00:44:00|
|Featherweight||Blake Bilder def. Shane Young||3||05:00:00|
|Catchweight (157.5 lb)||Elves Brenner def. Zubaira Tukhugov||3||05:00:00|