UFC is gearing up for their next PPV event as the UFC 246 show is just less than a week from taking place and the hype is on.
The UFC 246 pay-per-view event is set to take place on Saturday, January 18, 2020 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The main card will air on pay-per-view at 10 p.m. ET. The preliminary card will air on ESPN at 8 p.m. ET and the ESPN’s streaming service, ESPN+, at 6:15 p.m. ET.
Conor McGregor vs. Donald Cerrone in a welterweight showdown will headline the show. In the co-headliner, Holly Holm vs. Raquel Pennington in a women’s bantamweight bout is set.
Rounding out the five bout main card is Maurice Greene vs. Aleksei Oleinik in a heavyweight bout, Claudia Gadelha vs. Alexa Grasso in a women’s strawweight bout, and Carlos Diego Ferreira vs. Anthony Pettis in a lightweight fight.
The UFC has released the full episode of UFC 246 Countdown to their YouTube channel to not only get the fans excited for this upcoming event but to give insight into the background of the current stories revolving around the fighters. You can watch the full episode here:
UFC 246 Countdown
MAIN CARD (Pay-per-view, 10 p.m. ET)
Welterweight bout: Conor McGregor vs. Donald Cerrone
Women’s bantamweight bout: Holly Holm vs. Raquel Pennington
Heavyweight bout: Maurice Greene vs. Aleksei Oleinik
Women’s strawweight bout: Claudia Gadelha vs. Alexa Grasso
Lightweight bout: Carlos Diego Ferreira vs. Anthony Pettis
PRELIMINARY CARD (ESPN, 8 p.m. ET)
Women’s flyweight bout: Maycee Barber vs. Roxanne Modafferi
Featherweight bout: Andre Fili vs. Sodiq Yusuff
Lightweight bout: Drew Dober vs. Nasrat Haqparast
Featherweight bout: Grant Dawson vs. Chas Skelly
PRELIMINARY CARD (ESPN+, 6:15 p.m. ET)
Light heavyweight bout: Aleksa Camur vs. Justin Ledet
Flyweight bout: Askar Askarov vs. Tim Elliott
Bantamweight bout: Brian Kelleher vs. Ode Osbourne
Women’s flyweight bout: J.J. Aldrich vs. Sabina Mazo