Throughout the dwell telecast of UFC Battle Night time: Ladd vs Dumont, the promotion unveiled the total card for UFC 269. The occasion, which is scheduled to happen on December 11, is stacked from high to backside.
The cardboard might be headlined by a much-awaited championship combat between Dustin Poirier and light-weight king Charles Oliveira. The co-main occasion of UFC 269 will characteristic one other title bout. Bantamweight queen Amanda Nunes will defend her title towards Julianna Pena.
Jorge Masvidal and Leon Edwards can even lastly face one another within the octagon in a grudge match. The rivalry between the 2 welterweights dates again to 2019.
At a UFC Battle Night time occasion in London, Edwards interrupted ‘Gamebred’ as he was giving an interview post-his knockout win towards Darren Until. Masvidal then walked as much as him and landed a flurry of punches, leaving a lower on ‘Rocky’s face.
Former UFC bantamweight champion Cody Garbrandt will make his UFC flyweight debut towards Kai-Kara France. ‘No Love’ has misplaced 4 out of his final 5 fights at bantamweight.
Rising 135-pound prospect Sean O’Malley will return to motion on the December pay-per-view. He’ll tackle No.15-ranked bantamweight Raulian Paiva. The Brazilian is coming off a majority determination Battle of the Night time win towards Kyler Phillips.
The UFC 269 prelims can even characteristic thrilling matchups
The listing of wonderful matchups at UFC 269 will not be restricted to simply the principle card. The occasion’s prelims will characteristic an thrilling welterweight scrap between Geoff Neal and Santiago Ponzinibbio.
Former UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz can even compete on the preliminary card. ‘The Dominator’ will tackle fellow contender Pedro Munhoz in a three-round bout.
An exhilarating middleweight bout between prospects Dricus du Plessis and Andre Muniz has additionally been scheduled for the cardboard.
UFC prospect Maycee Barber can even return to motion towards Erin Blanchfield in a flyweight bout.
Check out the total UFC 269 preliminary card: