The official poster for subsequent month’s UFC pay-per-view card — which can function the ultimate struggle of Nate Diaz’s present contract — has been launched.
The UFC launched the promotional poster for UFC 279, which takes place Sept. 10 on the T-Cell Area in Las Vegas. Diaz will face the undefeated Khamzat Chimaev within the five-round, non-title fundamental occasion.
Take a look at the poster under:
Diaz will search for his first win in over three years since defeating Anthony Pettis at UFC 241, and maybe, the most important considered one of his complete profession. Following that victory, Diaz went on to to undergo a TKO loss to Jorge Masvidal in the primary occasion of UFC 244 in November 2019, and a choice loss to Leon Edwards in June 2021 at UFC 263.
Chimaev will look to earn a welterweight title shot with a sixth octagon victory, and twelfth straight win general. In his most up-to-date look, “Borz” picked up a tough fought resolution win towards Gilbert Burns at April’s UFC 273 occasion.
As well as, following Saturday evening’s UFC 278 occasion, UFC President Dana White revealed that former interim light-weight champ Tony Ferguson will return to the welterweight division to face Li Jingliang.
Under is the present card for UFC 279:
Tony Ferguson vs. Li Jiangling
Alateng Heili vs. Chad Anheliger