The UFC’s new pattern of a person month Battle Island, two months Las Vegas continues.
The marketing has been shuttling their displays back again and forth among Abu Dhabi and their UFC APEX arena in Vegas considering that a temporary stint in Florida marked their return to motion in Could. A sample emerged: July on Struggle Island, August / September in Las Vegas. Oct on Struggle Island, November / December Las Vegas. We just went by way of January again on Battle Island, and now UFC president Dana White has taken the Site TBA tag off their large February / March function.
UFC 259 on March 6th will go down in Las Vegas at the UFC Apex, and for the initially time a little group of followers have the probability of successful their way into the creating. Check out White’s announcement and the promo under:
UFC 259 is a fairly stacked card that includes three title fights (and 5 belts). Middleweight champ Israel Adesanya is headed up to mild heavyweight to problem 205 pound champ Jan Blachowicz. Latest double champ Amanda Nunes will defend her women’s featherweight belt versus Megan Anderson. And bantamweight champ Petr Yan will protect from Aljamain Sterling. Visualize staying 1 of the handful of lovers permitted into the constructing to witness this!
Here’s the comprehensive card as it stands now:
- Jan Blachowicz vs. Israel Adesanya — light-weight heavyweight title fight
- Amanda Nunes vs. Megan Anderson — featherweight title struggle
- Petr Yan vs. Aljamain Sterling — bantamweight title combat
- Dominick Cruz vs. Casey Kenney
- Thiago Santos vs. Aleksandar Rakic
- Islam Makhachev vs. Drew Dober
- Joseph Benavidez vs. Askar Askarov
- Sean Brady vs. Jake Matthews
- Kennedy Nzechukwu vs. Carlos Ulberg
- Kai Kara-France vs. Rogerio Bonterin
- Randy Costa vs. Trevin Jones
- Livinha Souza vs. Amanda Lemos
- Tune Yadong vs. Kyler Phillips
- Jordan Espinosa vs. Tim Elliott