Bantamweight contenders will sq. off in what must be an thrilling predominant occasion on Saturday, as Cory Sandhagen and Music Yadong headline this weekend’s UFC Battle Evening.
Sandhagen (14-4) final fought 11 months in the past, dropping to Petr Yan on factors in a struggle of the yr contender to crown an interim champion at 135lbs. It marked a second straight loss for the 30-year-old American, who was controversially outpointed by former title holder TJ Dillashaw final June.
In the meantime, Yadong (19-6-1, 1 No Contest) carries a three-fight win streak into the UFC Apex institute in Las Vegas this Saturday, having final competed in March, when he stopped former title challenger Marlon Moraes within the first spherical.
The Chinaman, 24, will look to leapfrog up the rankings with a victory right here, coming into the principle occasion ranked tenth at bantamweight whereas Sandhagen is No 4 at 235lbs.
Right here’s all you’ll want to know.
When is it?
The prelims will begin at 9pm BST on Saturday 17 September (1pm PT, 3pm CT, 4pm ET), with the principle card following at 12am BST on Sunday 18 September (4pm PT, 6pm CT, 7pm ET on Saturday).
How can I watch it?
The cardboard will air reside on BT Sport within the UK, with the broadcaster’s app and web site additionally streaming the fights.
Within the US, ESPN+ will stream the motion reside, as will the UFC’s Battle Go.
Sandhagen – 4/9
Yadong – 7/4
Cory Sandhagen vs Music Yadong (bantamweight)
Giga Chikadze vs Sodiq Yusuff (featherweight)
Chidi Njokuani vs Gregory Rodrigues (middleweight)
Andre Fili vs Invoice Algeo (featherweight)
Tanner Boser vs Rodrigo Nascimento Ferreira (heavyweight)
Anthony Hernandez vs Marc-Andre Barriault (middleweight)
Damon Jackson vs Pat Sabatini (featherweight)
Trevin Giles vs Louis Cosce (welterweight)
Joe Pyfer vs Alen Amedovski (middleweight)
Aspen Ladd vs Sara McMann (ladies’s bantamweight)
Denise Gomes vs Loma Lookboonmee (ladies’s strawweight)
Trey Ogden vs Daniel Zellhuber (light-weight)
Mariya Agapova vs Gillian Robertson (ladies’s flyweight)
Tony Gravely vs Javid Basharat (bantamweight)
Nikolas Motta vs Cameron VanCamp (light-weight)