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The main event will see light heavyweight champ Jon Jones defending his title against Thiago Santos. The co-main is a women’s bantamweight title fight between Amanda Nunes and former champ Holly Holm.
The featured preliminary bout comes at featherweight, with former Strikeforce champ Gilbert Melendez fighting Arnold Allen
This post will cover the preliminary card.
The show kicks off on Fight Pass at approximately 6:15pm ET with three fights. The card then moves to ESPN at 8pm ET for four more bouts, then onto the main PPV card. Remember that you can only order UFC PPVs now through ESPN+, so you have to sign up for that service beforehand if you haven’t already.
The full lineup and schedule follows. The main PPV card will be covered in a separate post.
Preliminary Card (8pm ET)
Gilbert Melendez vs. Arnold Allen
Marlon Vera vs. Nohelin Hernandez
Claudia Gadelha vs. Randa Markos
Alejandro Perez vs. Yadong Song
Fight Pass Card (6:15pm ET)
Edmen Shahbazyan vs. Jack Marshman
Ismail Naurdiev vs. Chance Rencountre
Pannie Kianzad vs. Julia Avila