Petr Yan As the bantamweight contenders clash in a shootout, Merab takes on Dvalishvili this weekend. UFC Fight Night main event.
The 30-year-old former champion Yan has suffered little decision loss in his last two fights against his successor Aljamain Sterling and rising star Sean O’Malley.
The loss to O’Malley in October was particularly controversial, but the Russian Side will know they can leave no doubts against Dvalishvili with their eight-game winning streak.
The 32-year-old Georgian last competed in August and came out victorious against Jose Aldo. UFC icon for three rounds.
Here is everything you need to know.
This week’s Fight Night will take place at The Theater in Las Vegas.
Preliminary qualifiers will begin at 8:00 PM GMT (12:00 PM PT, 2:00 PM CT, 3:00 PM ET) and mainboard at 11:00 PM GMT (3:00 PM PT, 5 PM CT, 6:00 PM ET) will begin.
How can I watch?
The card will be streamed live on BT Sport in the UK, and the broadcaster’s app and website will also stream the fights.
In the US, ESPN+ will broadcast the action live, as will the UFC’s Fight Pass.
Side – 17/40
Dvalishvii – 37/20
Full card (subject to change)
Petr Yan vs Merab Dvalishvili (welterweight)
Alexander Volkov vs Alexandr Romanov (heavyweight)
Abus Magomedov vs Makhmud Muradov (middleweight)
Ricardo Ramos vs Austin Lingo (featherweight)
Said Nurmagomedov vs Jonathan Martinez (cock welterweight)
Vitor Petrino vs Anton Turkalj (light-heavy)
Karl Williams vs Lukasz Brzeski (heavyweight)
Raphael Assuncao vs. Davey Grant ( bantamweight )
Sedriques Dumas vs Josh Fremd (middleweight)
Mario Bautista vs. Guido Cannetti (welterweight)
Ariane Lipski vs JJ Aldrich (women’s welterweight)
Victory Henry vs Tony Gravely ( bantamweight )
Tyson Nam vs Bruno Silva (flyweight)
Carlston Harris vs Abubakar Nurmagomedov (heavyweight)
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