AND he main event of the UFC Fight Island takes place this Saturday from Abu Dhabi. Where Kamaru Usman and Jorge Masvidal face off for the company’s welterweight title; After months of uncertainty, the match between the American and the Nigerian will finally take place and without a doubt promises to be more than spectacular for the three titles at stake.
But UFC 251 will not only leave us fighting for a scepter, as we will have Alexander Volkanovski’s defense at featherweight, against the contender Max Holloway. On the other hand, we will meet the new owner of the belt that Henry Cejudo vacated when Jose Aldo and Petr Yan go up to the octagon .
The United Arab Emirates will have a great weekend that will cover a total of 13 fights; It should also be noted that the schedule will favor the American public this time.
The weighing left us a sample of the discipline of Masvidal, who after making a tremendous effort, managed to give the weight of 170 pounds. While the provocations did not wait during the weigh-in, and although there were no knocks, the confrontation was more than intense.
UFC 251, schedules and transmission in the United States
- When is? | Saturday July 11
- At what time is it? | Preliminaries begin at 6:00 PM EAST and 3:00 PM PACIFIC. While the stellar will be at 10:00 PM EAST and 7:00 PM PACIFIC.
- Where is? | At the UFC Fight Island in Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates
- Who transmits? | You can watch the UFC 251 event on ESPN + (PPV). While minute by minute you can follow it by MARCA Claro.
UFC 251 World Hours
United States: 6:00 PM / 10:00 PM EAST / 3:00 PM / 7:00 PM Pacific
Spain: 00: 00/04: 00
Mexico: 17: 00/21: 00
Colombia: 17: 00/21: 00
Argentina: 19: 00/22: 00
UFC 251 STAR BILLBOARD
Kamaru Usman vs. Jorge Masvidal (for welterweight title)
Alexander Volkanovski vs. Max Holloway (for featherweight title)
Petr Yan vs. Jose Aldo (for bantamweight title)
Jessica Andrade vs. Rose Namajunas
Amanda Ribas vs. Paige VanZant
Volkan Oezdemir vs. Jiri Prochazka
Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos vs. Muslim Salikhov
Makwan Amirkhani vs. Danny Henry
Leonardo Santos vs. Roman Bogatov
Marcin Tybura vs. Maxim Grishin
Raulian Paiva vs. Zhalgas Zhumagulov
Karol Rosa vs. Vanessa Melo
Martin Day vs. Davey grant