Article posted on Friday 06 September
On September 7, 2019, the UFC heads to Yas Island Arena in Abu Dhabi for 11 total matches, including five on the main card. The main event sees Khabib Nurmagomedov put his undefeated record and lightweight belt on the line against Dustin Poirier. The other fights of the night feature a mix of up and comers and veterans vying for victories to help their own cases at a title fight.
Two of the biggest names in the heavyweight class headline UFC 241, which takes place in Anaheim, California on August 17. The headlining fight sees Daniel Cormier defends his championship belt against challenger Stipe Miocic, in what should be one of the best tilts of the year. There are also some other great fights on the main card, including a bigtime welterweight showdown between Anthony Pettis and Nate Diaz.
The UFC returns to Canada with a huge showdown between two legends of the Featherweight class. Max Holloway and Frankie Edgar headline the event, fighting for the Featherweight Championship. Plenty of other big-name fighters fill out an exciting night with some great UFC betting odds. The main event kicks off at 10:00 pm EST in Edmonton, with seven other fights filling out a busy preliminary card.
The UFC returns to Brazil on Saturday, May 11 with UFC 237. The main event features a title tilt between Rose Namajunas and Jessica Andrade for the woman’s strawweight championship.
The second biggest event on the 2019 UFC schedule gets going this weekend as Melbourne plays host to UFC 234.