Dana White Tuesday Night Contender Series Event 4 took place this past Tuesday (August 1, 2017). The card was headlined by a light heavyweight bout between Phil Hawes and Julian Marquez. Closing odds are courtesy of 5Dimes Sportsbook.
Here’s a quick recap of each of those fights…
Favorites that Won
Kyler Phillips made quick work of James Gray, finishing him with ground and pound to earn a first-round stoppage. Phillips closed the biggest favorite on the card at -265 while Gray was a +225 underdog.
John Castaneda nearly doubled on strikes landed to win a unanimous decision over previously undefeated bantamweight Cheyden Leialoha. Castaneda closed as a -140 favorite with Leialoha a +120 underdog.
Underdogs that Won
In the main event of the evening, Julian Marquez made a true statement, landing a brutal head kick that sent Phil Hawes crashing to the canvas. With the victory, Marquez was awarded a UFC contract. Marquez closed as a +175 underdog with Hawes disappointing his backers as a -210 underdog.
Carlos Candelario was able to fend off submission attempts and out-strike Ronaldo Candido on the feet to win a decision. Candelario closed as a +185 dog while Candido was a -225 fave.
In an action-packed contest, Brandon Davis out-struck Austin Arnett to win a decision on the scorecards. Davis closed as a +160 underdog while Arnett was a -185 favorite in defeat. Davis was awarded a UFC contract with the victory.