Errol Spence Jr vs. Yordenis Ugas results, live stream full fight coverage

Eight months after toppling Welterweight legend Manny Pacquiao, WBA champion Yordenis Ugas will attempt to do the same TONIGHT (Sat., April 16, 2022) against unified WBC/IBF titlist Errol Spence Jr. inside AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas.

MMAmania.com will deliver LIVE coverage of tonight’s main event below. The Showtime pay-per-view (PPV) kicks off at 9 pm ET, with Spence and Ugas likely to make the walk closer to midnight.

Ugas scored the biggest win of his career in Aug. 2021, stepping up on short notice to defeat the inimitable Pacquiao (watch highlights). He’d stepped in for Spence that evening, but with “The Truth’s” eye fully repaired, the time has come to crown a three-belt champion at 147 pounds.

Showtime’s PPV main card will also see Lightweight bruiser Isaac Cruz face faded star Yuriorkis Gamboa, unbeaten Jose Valenzuela take on former champ Francisco Vargas, and Cody Crowley trade hands with Josesito Lopez in what could be an absolute slugfest.

Errol Spence Jr. vs. Yordenis Ugas
Isaac Cruz vs. Yuriorkis Gamboa — Cruz def. Gamboa by TKO at 1:32 of Round Five
Jose Valenzuela vs. Francisco Vargas — Valenzuela def. Vargas by KO at 1:25 of Round One
Cody Crowley vs. Josesito Lopez — Crowley def. Lopez by unanimous decision (98-91 x2, 99-90)

IBF/WBC/WBA “Super” Welterweight Championship: Errol Spence Jr. vs. Yordenis Ugas

Round one: Both men jab the body to start. Spence tries a combo. Neither man committing to a lot so far. Spence looks for a body shot. Half way through. He’s the busier of the two with his jab. Counter body shot from Ugas. Spence body combo, upper right by Ugas. Nice body shot lands for Ugas and a left on the exit. 10-9 Ugas.

Round two: Early jabs from Spence, clinch. Ugas sneaks a right downstairs. Spence Busier so far this round. Sending out 1-2s. Right hand catches Spence on the exit. again. 1-2 halfway through for Spence. They trade body shots inside. Big lead right from Ugas. Spence digs a left downstairs. Hard upper hand left. clinch. Long combo by Spence produces some body shots. 10-9 Spence. 19-19.

Round three: Spence with some decent work inside, tries an overhand left. Counter left with by an Ugas body shot. Good exchange, heavy left from Spence as Ugas goes to the body. Big upper hand left from Spence and an uppercut splits the guard. Body shots, right hands from Ugas in return. More looping left by Spence. Half way through. Ugas warned for pushing his head down, lands an overhand right soon after. Spence responds with a series of body shots. Ugas left hook, good fighting from both. Spence splits the guard with a left, Ugas comes back with a combo. Big prevail rights connect for him. Spence tags his body in return. 10-9, 29-28 Spence.

Round four: Spence continues to be the busier of the two. Good exchange in center ring. Short uppercuts land. High low double left. Spence keeping up the good body work. Ugas is trying to answer on the break or land in big exchanges but the sheer activity of Spence is giving him all sorts of problems. Infighting from Spence halfway through. Warned for low blows. Trading jabs, tight hook lands for Ugas. Body shots connect. More nice body work by Ugas. He did a good job late in that round. 10-9 Ugas in a swing round, 38-38.

Round five: Heavy body shots from Spence to start. Spence once again controlling the early going with activity, landing to the body and head with regularity. Excellent body work and an uppercut behind it. Another slick uppercut inside. Half way through. Spence chewing him up forehead-to-forehead. Ugas trying to answer in kind. The body shots and uppercuts are piling up for Spence. Ugas rips a right downstairs in return. There’s a decent combo upstairs and an upper hand right. Counter uppercut. Spence with another body shot and uppercut. 10-9, 48-47 Spence.

Round six: Spence gets right back to the inside and goes to work on the body. Ugas is game as hell but Spence is bossing it at close range. Solid rights from Ugas knock Spence’s mouthpiece out; the ref appears to step in, but doesn’t, allowing Ugas to blast Spence with a 1-2. Now they pause to get his mouthpiece back. Half way through. There’s a hard series from Ugas after Spence goes back to chewing him up in the pocket. Good uppercut by Ugas answered in kind. 10-9, 58-56 Spence.

Round seven: Spence continuing to chip away at close range. He’s putting a lot behind these body shots. Nice uppercut appears to hurt Ugas and Spence tries to pounce, rebuffing an attempt to clinch. Heavy shots from Spence around the guard. Half way through. Ugas’ eye isn’t in great shape. Ugas seems to have his wits about him but Spence continues to just march in and rip the midsection. Heavy combo from Ugas answered in kind. Spence jacks him with more close-range shots until the bell. 10-9, 68-65 Spence.

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