The UFC had a fantastic month of June, with a new Flyweight champion and a new Heavyweight contender!
We have a week off following the last event of June, with the Octagon returning July 10th.
July brings a loaded lineup, with a highly anticipated pay-per-view card and three Fight Night events.
We start the month off with International Fight Week, topped off with the UFC 264 Pay-Per-View card. The main event features the trilogy bout between Dustin Poirier and Conor McGregor. Elsewhere on the card, we have top prospects, ranked contenders, and a banger striking battle lined up. The card takes place on Saturday, July 10th with the main card at 10 PM EST.
- Dustin Poirier vs. Conor McGregor (LW)
- Gilbert Burns vs. Stephen Thompson (WW)
- Tai Tuivasa vs. Greg Hardy (HW)
- Irene Aldana vs. Yana Kunitskaya (BW)
- Sean O’Malley vs. Kris Moutinho (BW)
- Carlos Condit vs. Max Griffin (WW)
- Niko Price vs. Michel Pereira (WW)
- Trevin Giles vs. Dricus du Plessis (MW)
- Ryan Hall vs. Ilia Topuria (FTW)
- Jennifer Maia vs. Jessica Eye (FLW)
- Omari Akhmedov vs. Brad Tavares (MW)
- Zhalgas Zhumagulov vs. Jerome Rivera (FLW)
- Alen Amedovski vs. Yaozong Hu (MW)
The first Fight Night event of July will come as UFC Vegas 31 from the Apex in Las Vegas, set to go down on July 17th. The card features a Lightweight main event between Islam Makhachev and Thiago Moises following the cancellation of this original headliner.
- Islam Makhachev vs. Thiago Moises (LW)
- Marion Reneau vs. Miesha Tate (BW)
- Mateusz Gamrot vs. Jeremy Stephens (LW)
- Amanda Lemos vs. Montserrat Ruiz (SW)
- Daniel Rodriguez vs. Abubakar Nurmagomedov (WW)
- Billy Quarantillo vs. Gabriel Benitez (FTW)
- Phil Hawes vs. Deron Winn (MW)
- Guram Kutateladze vs. Don Madge (LW)
- Rodolfo Vieira vs. Dustin Stoltzfus (MW)
- Miles Johns vs. Anderson Dos Santos (BW)
- Rodrigo Nascimento vs. Alan Baudot (HW)
- Francisco Figueiredo vs. Malcolm Gordon (FLW)
- Khalid Tafa vs. Sergey Morozov (BW)
We will stay at the Apex for the rest of the month, including UFC Vegas 32 on July 24th. This Fight Night event is set to be headlined with the rescheduled contest between Cory Sandhagen and TJ Dillashaw. Elsewhere on the card, Adrian Yanez and Randy Costa go out for the undisputed best fight-watching snack.
- Cory Sandhagen vs. TJ Dillashaw (BW)
- Aspen Ladd vs. Macy Chiasson (BW)
- Adrian Yanez vs. Randy Costa (BW)
- Brendan Allen vs. Punahele Soriano (MW)
- Shamil Abdurakhimov vs. Chris Daukaus (HW)
- Kyler Phillips vs. Raulian Paiva (BW)
- Maycee Barber vs. Miranda Maverick (FLW)
- Sijara Eubanks vs. Elise Reed (FLW)
- Ian Heinisch vs. Nassourdine Imavov (MW)
- Julio Arce vs. Andre Ewell (BW)
- Darren Elkins vs. Darrick Minner (FTW)
- Trevin Jones vs. Tony Kelley (BW)
- Mickey Gall vs. Jordan Williams (WW)
- Cameron Else vs. Aaron Phillips (BW)
Rounding out the month will be UFC Vegas 33, taking place on July 31st. This features a Middleweight clash between the always impressive Sean Strickland and the resurgent Uriah Hall. A potential title shot is on the line for Flyweights Askar Askarov and Alex Perez, while Doo Ho Choi returns to action following a leave of absence to serve in the South Korean military.
- Uriah Hall vs. Sean Strickland (MW)
- Askar Askarov vs. Alex Perez (FLW)
- Doo Ho Choi vs. Danny Chavez (FTW)
- Chris Greutzmacher vs. Rafa Garcia (LW)
- Bryan Barbarena vs. Jason Witt (WW)
- Nicco Montano vs. Wu Yanan (BW)
- Kyung Ho Kang vs. Rani Yahya (BW)
- Jinh Yu Frey vs. Ashley Yoder (SW)
- Mounir Lazzez vs. Niklas Stolze (WW)
- Philip Rowe vs. Orion Cosce (WW)
- Cheyanne Buys vs. Gloria de Paula (SW)
- Melsik Baghdasaryan vs. Collin Anglin (FTW)
One quick note, the Fight Night cards’ bout orders have not yet been confirmed by the UFC. Stay tuned to our home page for any breaking news or upcoming fight announcements.
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