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UFC Holding Contest For Fans To Attend UFC 259 on March 6

Fans will be allowed to attend a UFC APEX pay-per-view event for the first time ever at UFC 259 in a special tickets sweepstakes. Coming into 2021, fans had not been able to attend a UFC event since March of 2020, but that all changed when the UFC opened the...

Jan Blachowicz vs. Israel Adesanya Set for UFC 259 in March

There is now a hard date for the long-rumored champion vs. champion fight between UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya and light heavyweight champion Jan Blachowicz. According to an ESPN report that cites Dana White, Israel Adesanya will go up to 205 to challenge Jan Blachowicz on March 6. This brings...

Nunes vs. Anderson Rescheduled for UFC 259 on March 6

The #1 women’s pound-for-pound fighter will make her long-awaited return to the Octagon when she takes on Megan Anderson at UFC 259 on March 6. As reported by ESPN, Amanda Nunes will kick off 2020 by defending her featherweight title against Megan Anderson at 259. No location for the bout has...

Islam Makhachev vs. Drew Dober Targeted for UFC 259 in March

The UFC is targeting a high-level lightweight bout between streaking fighters Islam Makhachev and UFC vet Drew Dober for UFC 259 in March. As initially reported by ESPN, a fight between Islam Makhachev and Drew Dober is in the works for UFC 259 on March 6. The ESPN report cited...

Dominick Cruz Returns At UFC 259 Against Casey Kenney

Dominick Cruz will be making his 2021 debut at UFC 259 when he takes on young, up-and-comer Casey Kenney. According to an MMA Junkie report, Dominick Cruz will be giving Casey Kenney the biggest opportunity of his young MMA career when the two square off at UFC 259. The 29-year-old...

Joseph Benavidez vs. Askar Askarov Set for UFC 259

Joseph Benavidez will be back in action at UFC 259 when he takes on another top flyweight contender in Askar Askarov. Joseph Benavidez has been within reach of championship gold on four different occasions in the UFC, and each time he has come up short. Even prior to joining the...