WATCH: UFC 259 ‘Thrill & Agony’ – Backstage After Blachowicz vs Adesanya

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The Ultimate Fighting Championship kicked up the month of March with a star-studded UFC 259 pay-per-view featuring a whopping three championship bouts.

When the night was all said and done, two titles were retained while one bit switched had after a shocking disqualification.

This past weekend, the UFC dropped a sneak peek for its “UFC 259: The Thrill and the Agony” series that gives a behind-the-scenes look of fight night. In the video, we see the reactions and aftermath of the highly-anticipated, highly-discussed bout.

Check it out:

Go behind the scenes of UFC 259: Blachowicz vs Adesanya for a closer look at the thrill of victory and agony of defeat for the athletes on fight night. Watch the full episode exclusively on UFC FIGHT PASS.

If you missed out on the first pay-per-view of March, we have you covered.

A full look at the results from UFC 259 can be seen below.

  • Jan Blachowicz def. Israel Adesanya via unanimous decision (49-46, 49-45, 49-45)
  • Amanda Nunes def. Megan Anderson via submission (armbar) – Round 1, 2:03 – to defend women’s featherweight title
  • Aljamain Sterling def. Petr Yan via disqualification (illegal knee) – Round 4, 4:29 – to become UFC bantamweight champion
  • Islam Makhachev def. Drew Dober via submission (arm-triangle choke) – Round 3, 1:37
  • Aleksandar Rakic def. Thiago Santos via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)
  • Dominick Cruz def. Casey Kenney via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 30-27)
  • Kyler Phillips def. Song Yadong via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
  • Askar Askarov def. Joseph Benavidez via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-26)
  • Kai Kara-France def. Rogerio Bontorin via TKO (punch) – Round 1, 4:55
  • Tim Elliott def. Jordan Espinosa via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-25)
  • Kennedy Nzechukwu def. Carlos Ulberg via TKO (punches) – Round 2, 3:19
  • Sean Brady def. Jake Matthews via submission (arm-triangle choke) – Round 3, 3:28
  • Amanda Lemos def. Livinha Souza via TKO (punch) – Round 1, 3:39
  • Uros Medic def. Aalon Cruz via TKO (strikes) – Round 1, 1:40
  • Trevin Jones def. Mario Bautista via TKO (punches) – Round 2, 0:47
UFC 259 Fight Motion: Watch Video Highlights In Super Slow-Motion
UFC 259 Fight Motion: Watch Video Highlights In Super Slow-Motion
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