UFC on ESPN+ 6 play-by-play and live results (5 p.m. ET)

NASHVILLE – MMA Junkie is on scene and reporting live from today’s UFC on ESPN+ 6 event, and you can join us for live play-by-play and official results beginning at 5 p.m. ET (2 p.m. PT).

The event takes place at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tenn., and streams on ESPN+.

In the main event, two-time welterweight title challenger Stephen Thompson (14-3-1 MMA, 9-3-1 UFC) takes on former lightweight champion Anthony Pettis (21-8 MMA, 8-7 UFC), who is moving up to 170 pounds for the first time.

Follow along with our round-by-round updates and official results beginning at approximately 5 p.m. ET for the ESPN+ prelims and 8 p.m. ET for the main card on ESPN+.

To discuss the show, be sure to check out our UFC on ESPN+ 6 discussion thread. You can also get behind-the-scenes coverage and other event notes from on-site reporter Mike Bohn (@MikeBohnMMA) on Twitter.

Enjoy the fights, everyone.

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Eric Shelton vs. Jordan Espinosa

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Records: Jordan Espinosa (13-5 MMA, 0-0 UFC), Eric Shelton (12-5 MMA, 2-3 UFC)

Division: Flyweight

Broadcast: UFC Fight Pass

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Ryan MacDonald vs. Chris Gutierrez

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Records: Chris Gutierrez (12-3-1 MMA, 0-1 UFC), Ryan MacDonald (10-0 MMA, 0-0 UFC)

Division: Bantamweight

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Randa Markos vs. Angela Hill

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Records: Angela Hill (8-5 MMA, 3-5 UFC), Randa Markos (8-6-1 MMA, 4-5-1 UFC)

Division: Women’s strawweight

Rankings: Hill No. 13

Broadcast: UFC Fight Pass

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Alexis Davis vs. Jennifer Maia

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Records: Alexis Davis (19-8 MMA, 6-3 UFC), Jennifer Maia (15-5-1 MMA, 0-1 UFC)

Division: Women’s flyweight

Rankings: Davis No. 8, Maia No. 10

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Marlon Vera vs. Frankie Saenz

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Records: Frankie Saenz (13-5 MMA, 5-3 UFC), Marlon Vera (14-5-1 MMA, 6-4 UFC)

Division: Bantamweight

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Bryce Mitchell vs. Bobby Moffett

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Records: Bryce Mitchell (10-0 MMA, 1-0 UFC), Bobby Moffett (14-3 MMA, 1-0 UFC)

Division: Featherweight

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J.J. Aldrich vs. Maycee Barber

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Records: J.J. Aldrich (7-2 MMA, 3-1 UFC), Maycee Barber (6-0 MMA, 1-0 UFC)

Division: Women’s flyweight

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Luis Pena vs. Steven Peterson

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Records: Luis Pena (5-1 MMA, 1-1 UFC), Steven Peterson (17-7 MMA, 1-1 UFC)

Division: Featherweight

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Jussier Formiga vs. Deiveson Figueiredo

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Records: Deiveson Figueiredo (15-0 MMA, 4-0 UFC), Jussier Formiga (22-5 MMA, 8-4 UFC)

Division: Flyweight

Rankings: Formiga No. 5, Figueiredo No. 6

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John Makdessi vs. Jesus Pinedo

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Records: John Makdessi (16-6 MMA, 9-6 UFC), Jesus Pinedo (16-4-1 MMA, 1-0 UFC)

Division: Lightweight

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Curtis Blaydes vs. Justin Willis

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Records: Curtis Blaydes (10-2 MMA, 5-2 UFC), Justin Willis (8-1 MMA, 4-0 UFC)

Division: Heavyweight

Rankings: Blaydes No. 7, Willis honorable mention

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Stephen Thompson vs. Anthony Pettis

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Records: Stephen Thompson (14-3-1 MMA, 9-3-1 UFC), Anthony Pettis (21-8 MMA, 8-7 UFC)

Division: Welterweight

Rankings: Thompson No. 6

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Source: USA Today – MMA Junkie

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