The UFC returns with a new event this weekend with their upcoming UFC 254 show and we have preview and predictions for it.
The UFC 254 pay-per-view event is set to take place on Saturday, October 24, 2020 from the Flash Forum on Yas Island, Abu Dhabi aka Fight Island. The main card will air on pay-per-view at 2 p.m. ET. The preliminary card will air on ESPN at 12 p.m. ET and the ESPN’s streaming service, ESPN+, at 10:15 a.m. ET.
Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Justin Gaethje in a lightweight title bout will headline the show. In the co-main event, Robert Whittaker vs. Jared Cannonier in a middleweight bout will take place.
Rounding out the main card is Alexander Volkov vs. Walt Harris, Jacob Malkoun vs. Phil Hawes, Liliya Shakirova vs. Lauren Murphy, and Magomed Ankalaev vs. Ion Cutelaba.
UFC 254 Preview
Main Card (PPV, 2 p.m. ET)
Lightweight title bout: Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Justin Gaethje
Middleweight bout: Robert Whittaker vs. Jared Cannonier
Heavyweight bout: Alexander Volkov vs. Walt Harris
Middleweight bout: Jacob Malkoun vs. Phil Hawes
Women’s flyweight bout: Liliya Shakirova vs. Lauren Murphy
Light heavyweight bout: Magomed Ankalaev vs. Ion Cutelaba
Preliminary Card (ESPN/ESPN+, 12 p.m. ET)
Heavyweight bout: Stefan Struve vs. Tai Tuivasa
Women’s flyweight bout: Nathaniel Wood vs. Casey Kenney
Welterweight bout: Alex Oliveira vs. Shavkat Rakhmonov
Light heavyweight bout: Da-un Jung vs. Sam Alvey
Preliminary Card (ESPN+, 11 a.m. ET)
Bantamweight bout: Liana Jojua vs. Miranda Maverick
Lightweight bout: Joel Alvarez vs. Alexander Yakovlev
UFC 254 Predictions
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