Kyle Daukaus

USA

Now facing Julian Marquez
MiddleweightUFC
November 11, 2021
Daukaus will face Julian Marquez in a middleweight bout Feb. 19, MMAFighting.com reports.
ANALYSIS
Daukaus hasn't won a fight since 2020, losing a unanimous decision to Phil Hawes in May of 2021 before fighting to a no-contest against Kevin Holland in October. He was set for a rematch with Holland in November before his opponent was forced to withdraw, a fate which also befell his replacement opponent, Roman Dolidze. He'll have to wait a few more months to return to the Octagon and will do so against a fighter who won both of his fights in 2021.
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Fight with Dolidze scrapped
MiddleweightUFC
November 9, 2021
Daukaus' fight Roman Dolidze (COVID-19 protocols) at UFC Fight Night on Saturday was scrapped, Damon Martin of MMAFighting.com reports.
ANALYSIS
Dolidze was forced to withdraw to COVID-19 protocols within his camp. The pair weren't originally slated to face each other, but both fighter's had their original opponents withdraw in late October. Daukaus won't receive another replacement opponent on short notice, bumping him from this weekend's card.
Now facing Roman Dolidze
MiddleweightUFC
October 29, 2021
Daukaus will now take on Roman Dolidze on Nov. 13 after Kevin Holland was forced to withdraw due to injury, Damon Martin of MMAFighting.com reports.
ANALYSIS
Daukaus had been set for a rematch with Holland after their previous fight was ruled a no-contest due to an accidental clash of heads. Instead, he'll face Dolidze, whose original opponent, Eryk Anders, also had to withdraw.
Holland withdraws from rematch
MiddleweightUFC
October 27, 2021
Daukaus will no longer be taking on Kevin Holland on Nov. 13 after his opponent was forced to withdraw due to injury, Nolan King of USA Today reports.
ANALYSIS
The two agreed to do a rematch just over a month later form their first bout which ended in a no-contest. Unfortunately, Holland suffered an injury and will be unable to go. The most likely scenario is that the UFC just finds a later date for this bout.
Facing Kevin Holland again
MiddleweightUFC
October 5, 2021
Daukaus will get a rematch against Kevin Holland in Las Vegas on Nov. 13, Marcel Dorff of MMADNA reports.
ANALYSIS
Daukaus appeared to have earned a first-round submission win over Holland on Saturday, but replay revealed an accidental clash of heads, causing referee Dan Miragliotta to change the result to a no contest. Daukaus won just one of his first three UFC fights prior to his previous matchup against Holland, while Holland is still looking for his first win of 2021 after losing twice prior to Saturday's fight.
Fights Kevin Holland to no contest
MiddleweightUFC
October 2, 2021
Daukaus and Kevin Holland fought to a no contest at 3:34 of Round 1 at UFC Fight Night on Saturday in Las Vegas.
ANALYSIS
Daukaus appeared to have picked up arguably the biggest win of his career with a beautiful rear-naked choke, but the point of replay is getting the call right, and referee Dan Miragliotta did so after going to the video tape. It was determined that an accidental clash of heads between Daukaus and Holland led to the sequence that ultimately ended the fight. It was clear that Daukaus planned on leaning on his grappling game in this one, and he's likely to go right back to that game plan if the UFC re-books this fight -- something Holland asked for the second it was over.