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UFC 258 Recap: Alexa Grasso, Kelvin Gastelum On Key Victories

While Kamaru Usman stole the headlines with his knockout performance at UFC 258 [1], the event featured key wins by several fighters.

Usman bested Gilbert Burns to retain his welterweight title in the main event live on pay-per-view from the UFC Apex in Las Vegas.

In the co-main event, Alexa Grasso turned back the bid of rising contender Maycee Barber to cement her own standing in the division. 

Also, Kelvin Gastelum got back on track with a victory on the main card.

Alexa Grasso: “I Want To Evolve”

Alexa Grasso makes it 2-0 at flyweight with an impressive win over Maycee Barber at UFC 258 and vows to keep evolving to be more than just a striker.

Kelvin Gastelum: “I’m Trying To Hold Back Tears”

Kelvin Gastelum got back in the winner’s circle with a unanimous decision victory over Ian Heinisch at UFC 258 on Saturday night.

Ricky Simon: “145 Is Definitely Nice”

Ricky Simon was in good spirits after his unanimous decision victory over Brian Kelleher at UFC 258. The victory was Simon’s second win in less than a month.

Julian Marquez: “I Came Here To Get The Victory”

Julian Maruez talks with Joe Rogan after his comeback win to open up the UFC 258 Pay-Per-View.

Anthony Hernandez: “I Just Stayed Calm”