UFC 224 pay-per-view (PPV) event is set to take place at Jeunesse Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on May 12th, with the main headliner, features women’s bantamweight title bout between Amanda Nunes and Raquel Pennington; meanwhile, the co-main event includes a middleweight bout between Kelvin Gastelum and Ronaldo Souza.
The main card airs on pay-per-view (PPV) following preliminary-card fights on FX and UFC Fight Pass. Nunes, who’s a massive 6-1 favorite against Pennington, could set up a potential champion-vs.-champion matchup with featherweight champion Cris Cyborg with a victory.
The main card also saw a grappling sensation turned MMA fighter Mackenzie Dern, who is coming off a debut decision victory over Ashley Yoder in March is looking for second Octagon win against Amanda Cooper.
Check out the UFC 224 fight card below:
Main Card (PPV, 10 PM ET)
Amanda Nunes vs. Raquel Pennington
Kelvin Gastelum vs. Ronaldo Souza
Amanda Cooper vs. Mackenzie Dern
John Lineker vs. Brian Kelleher
Vitor Belfort vs. Lyoto Machida
Preliminary Card (FX, 8 PM ET)
Cezar Ferreira vs. Karl Roberson
Junior Albini vs. Alexey Oleynik
Nick Hein vs. Davi Ramos
Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos vs. Sean Strickland
Preliminary Card (UFC Fight Pass, 6 PM ET)
Warlley Alves vs. Sultan Aliev
Jack Hermansson vs. Thales Leites
Ramazan Emeev vs. Alberto Mina
James Bochnovic vs. Markus Perez