UFC 279 takes place Saturday with the potential farewell struggle for one of many promotion’s greatest stars, however earlier than the fights get underway, be part of MMA Junkie’s Farah Hannoun for a preview present proper right here at 5 p.m. ET.
After a tumultuous Friday attributable to Khamzat Chimaev’s large weight miss, the brand new welterweight headliner will function Nate Diaz in opposition to Tony Ferguson in what’s the closing struggle on Diaz’s UFC contract. And within the co-main occasion, Chimaev – who initially was slated to fulfill Diaz – will tackle Kevin Holland in a catchweight bout. Each fights are scheduled for 5 rounds.
UFC 279 takes place at T-Cellular Area in Las Vegas. The principle card streams on ESPN+ pay-per-view follwong prelims on ESPNews and ESPN+.
Beneath is the whole UFC 279 lineup:
MAIN CARD (Pay-per-view, 10 p.m. ET)
- Nate Diaz vs. Tony Ferguson
- Khamzat Chimaev vs. Kevin Holland
- Li Jingliang vs. Daniel Rodriguez
- Irene Aldana vs. Macy Chiasson
- Ion Cutelaba vs. Johnny Walker
PRELIMINARY CARD (ESPNews/ESPN+, 8 p.m. ET)
- Hakeem Dawodu vs. Julian Erosa
- Jailton Almeida vs. Anton Turkalj
- Jamie Pickett vs. Denis Tiuliulin
- Chris Barnett vs. Jake Collier
PRELIMINARY CARD (ESPN+, 6 p.m. ET)
- Norma Dumont vs. Danyelle Wolf
- Heili Alateng vs. Chad Anheliger
- Melissa Martinez vs. Elise Reed
- Yohan Lainesse vs. Darian Weeks
For extra on the cardboard, go to MMA Junkie’s occasion hub for UFC 279.