On the twenty ninth anniversary of its very first present, the UFC will head to Madison Sq. Backyard for an enormous night time of fights in New York. Headlining UFC 281 on November twelfth is a middleweight title bout between reigning champion Israel Adesanya and former kickboxing rival Alex Pereira, who’s bought two wins over Izzy within the kickboxing world. The co-main is a ladies’s strawweight title bout between champion Carla Esparza and former champ Zhang Weili, who’s seeking to comply with in Carla’s footsteps and develop into UFC champ for a second time.
There’s nonetheless room for a few massive fights to be added to this card, and possibly simply possibly a type of names is Dustin Poirier? Keep tuned.
The bout order isn’t set outdoors of the highest two fights, so that is only a checklist of what we all know is occurring.
Israel Adesanya vs. Alex Pereira
Carla Esparza vs. Zhang Weili
Brad Riddell vs. Renato Moicano
Molly McCann vs. Erin Blanchfield
Dominick Reyes vs. Ryan Spann
Dan Hooker vs. Claudio Puelles
Matt Frevola vs. Ottman Azaitar
Karolina Kowlkiewicz vs. Silvana Gomez Juarez
Michael Trizano vs. Seung Woo Choi