UFC 251 fight card in FULL: Three HUGE title fights taking place on Fight Island including Masvidal vs Usman

UFC 251 takes place this weekend – with THREE title fights on the card.

The massive present takes place from UFC’s model new Fight Island in the UAE.

 Jorge Masvidal has taken the fight on short notice

Jorge Masvidal has taken the fight on brief discover

What’s the UFC 251 card?

Sure certainly, there will probably be THREE title fights on the principle card.

In the principle occasion, Kamaru Usman places his UFC welterweight belt on the road in opposition to Jorge Masvidal.

Masvidal took the fight on simply six days discover after Gilbert Burns pulled out due to coronavirus.

Elsewhere on a stacked invoice, Alexander Volkanovski defends his UFC feathweight title in opposition to Max Holloway.

And Petr Yan and Jose Aldo battle for the UFC bantamweight title, not too long ago vacated by Henry Cejudo.

Major card (from 3am BST – BT SPORT 1):

  • Kamaru Usman vs Jorge Masvidal (UFC welterweight title – primary occasion)
  • Alexander Volkanovski vs Max Holloway (UFC featherweight title – co-main)
  • Petr Yan vs Jose Aldo (vacant UFC bantamweight title)
  • Rose Namajunas vs Jessica Andrade 2 (Ladies’s strawweight)
  • Paige VanZant vs Amanda Ribas (Ladies’s flyweight)

Prelims (from 1am BST – BT SPORT 1):

  • Volkan Oezdemir vs. Jiri Prochazka (mild heavyweight)
  • Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos vs Muslim Salikhov (welterweight)
  • Makwan Amirkhani vs Danny Henry (featherweight)
  • Leonardo Santos vs Roman Bogatov (light-weight)

Early prelims (from 11.30pm – UFC FIGHT PASS)

  • Marcin Tybura vs Alexander Romanov (heavyweight)
  • Raulian Paiva vs Zhalgas Zhumagulov (flyweight)
  • Karol Rosa vs Vanessa Melo (Ladies’s bantamweight)
  • Davey Grant vs Martin Day (bantamweight)
 How Usman and Masvidal compare ahead of their MASSIVE main event

How Usman and Masvidal evaluate forward of their MASSIVE primary occasion

What TV channel is UFC 251 on and may I reside stream it?

Within the UK, BT Sport will probably be exhibiting Fight Island solely from July 11.

The occasion will NOT be a pay-per-view occasion right here in the UK, and the principle card and prelims will probably be proven on BT Sport 1.

The early prelims will probably be on from 11.30pm BST on UFC Fight Go App.


What’s Fight Island?

Fight Island is the identify given to the island the place the fights will probably be taking place.

UFC President Dana White stated: “We got here up with the concept of getting fights on ‘Fight Island’ as a result of we would have liked a vacation spot to carry worldwide occasions through the international pandemic.

“The infrastructure we’re constructing will probably be such a once-in-a-lifetime alternative for the fighters that’s by no means been completed earlier than – from the sector, the personal coaching facility, and the Octagon on the island – it’s going to be an expertise that none of us will ever overlook.”

UFC 251 takes place this weekend – with THREE title fights on the card.