UFC 236 play-by-play and live results (6:15 p.m. ET)

ATLANTA – MMA Junkie is on scene and reporting live from today’s UFC 236 event, and you can join us for live play-by-play and official results beginning at 6:15 p.m. ET (3:15 p.m. PT).

The event takes place at State Farm Arena in Atlanta. The main card airs on pay-per-view following prelims on ESPN and UFC Fight Pass.

In the main event, featherweight champion Max Holloway (20-4 MMA, 16-4 UFC) moves up 10 pounds to meet Dustin Poirier (24-5 MMA, 16-4 UFC) for the interim lightweight title. And in the co-feature, Kelvin Gastelum (16-3 MMA, 10-3 UFC) takes on Israel Adesanya (15-0 MMA, 5-0 UFC) for the interim middleweight belt.

Follow along with our round-by-round updates and official results beginning at approximately 6:15 p.m. ET for the prelims on UFC Fight Pass and ESPN+, 8 p.m. ET for the prelims on ESPN, and 10 p.m. ET for the main card on pay-per-view.

To discuss the show, be sure to check out our UFC on ESPN+ 5 discussion thread. You can also get behind-the-scenes coverage and other event notes from on-site reporters John Morgan (@MMAjunkieJohn), Mike Bohn (@mikebohnmma) and Ken Hathaway (@kenshathaway) on Twitter.

Enjoy the fights, everyone.

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Brandon Davis vs. Randy Costa

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Records: Randy Costa (4-0 MMA, 0-0 UFC), Brandon Davis (9-6 MMA, 1-3 UFC)

Division: Bantamweight

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Lauren Mueller vs. Poliana Botelho

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Records: Poliana Botelho (7-2 MMA, 3-1 UFC), Lauren Mueller (5-1 MMA, 1-1 UFC)

Division: Women’s flyweight

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Montel Jackson vs. Andre Soukhamthath

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Records: Montel Jackson (7-1 MMA, 1-1 UFC), Andre Soukhamthath (13-6 MMA, 2-3 UFC)

Division: Bantamweight

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Curtis Millender vs. Belal Muhammad

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Records: Curtis Millender (17-4 MMA, 3-1 UFC), Belal Muhammad (14-3 MMA, 5-3 UFC)

Division: Welterweight

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Boston Salmon vs. Khalid Taha

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Records: Boston Salmon (6-1 MMA, 0-0 UFC), Khalid Taha (12-2 MMA, 0-1 UFC)

Division: Featherweight

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Max Griffin vs. Zelim Imadaev

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Records: Max Griffin (14-6 MMA, 2-4 UFC), Zelim Imadaev (8-0 MMA, 0-0 UFC)

Division: Welterweight

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Wilson Reis vs. Alexandre Pantoja

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Records: Alexandre Pantoja (20-3 MMA, 4-1 UFC), Wilson Reis (23-9 MMA, 7-5 UFC)

Division: Flyweight

Rankings: Pantoja No. 6, Reis No. 12

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Jalin Turner vs. Matt Frevola

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Records: Matt Frevola (6-1-1 MMA, 0-1-1 UFC), Jalin Turner (8-4 MMA, 1-1 UFC)

Division: Lightweight

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Ovince Saint Preux vs. Nikita Krylov

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Records: Nikita Krylov (24-6 MMA, 6-4 UFC), Ovince Saint Preux (23-12 MMA, 11-7 UFC)

Division: Light heavyweight

Rankings: Saint Preux No. 14

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Alan Jouban vs. Dwight Grant

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Records: Dwight Grant (9-2 MMA, 1-1 UFC), Alan Jouban (16-6 MMA, 7-4 UFC)

Division: Welterweight

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Eryk Anders vs. Khalil Rountree

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Records: Eryk Anders (11-3 MMA, 3-3 UFC), Khalil Rountree (7-3 MMA, 3-3 UFC)

Division: Light heavyweight

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Kelvin Gastelum vs. Israel Adesanya

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Records: Kelvin Gastelum (16-3 MMA, 10-3 UFC), Israel Adesanya (15-0 MMA, 5-0 UFC)

Division: Middleweight

Rankings: Adesanya No. 4, Gastelum No. 8

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Max Holloway vs. Dustin Poirier

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Records: Max Holloway (20-4 MMA, 16-4 UFC), Dustin Poirier (24-5 MMA, 16-4 UFC)

Division: Lightweight

Rankings: Holloway No. 1 featherweight, No. 5 pound-for-pound; Poirier No. 3 lightweight

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Source: USA Today – MMA Junkie

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