UFC FIGHT ISLAND ACTION CONTINUES

TOP FEATHERWEIGHT CONTENDERS

(#6) CALVIN KATTAR AND (#10) DAN IGE

FEATURED BOUTS:

(#12) TIM ELLIOT vs. RYAN BENOIT

JIMMIE RIVERA vs. CODY STAMANN

UFC FIGHT ISLAND continues on July 15.

Featherweight contenders’ clash. No. 6 Calvin Kattar versus No. 10 Dan Ige.

In the co-main event, No. 12 ranked contender Tim Elliott fighting Ryan Benoit.

All events on UFC FIGHT ISLAND are the result of a partnership with the Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi..

Additional bouts:

  •  Jimmie Rivera (22-4, fighting out Ramsey, N.J.) vs Cody Stamann (19-2, fighting out of Sparta, Mich.)
  • Molly McCann (10-2, fighting out of Liverpool, England) vs Taila Santos (15-1, fighting out of Balneário Camboriú, SC, Brazil)
  • Abdul Razak Alhassan (10-1, fighting out of Fort Worth, Texas) vs Mounir Lazzez (9-1, fighting out of Dubai, UAE by way of Sfax, Tunisia)
  • John Phillips (22-9, fighting out of Swansea, Wales) against Khamzat Chimaev (6-0, fighting out of Sweden)
  • Ricardo Ramos (14-2, fighting out of Sao Paulo, Brazil) meets Lerone Murphy (8-0-1, fighting out of Manchester, England)
  • Modestas Bukauskas (10-2, fighting out of Buckinghamshire, England by way of Klaipėda County, Lithuania) vs Andreas Michailidis (12-3, fighting out of  Athens, Greece)
  • Jared Gordon (15-4, fighting out of Queens, N.Y.) fighting Chris Fishgold (18-3, fighting out of Liverpool, England)
  • Diana Belbita (13-5, fighting out of Drobeta-Turnu Severin, Romania) vs Liana Jojua (7-3, fighting out of Tbilisi, Georgia)
  •  Jack Shore (12-0, fighting out of Abertillery, Wales) faces Aaron Phillips (12-3, fighting out of Lafayette, La.)
  • Jorge Gonzalez (16-4, fighting out of Mexico City, Mexico) vs Kenneth Bergh (8-0, fighting out of Oslo, Norway)

The full event will be simulcast airing live on ESPN, ESPN Deportes and ESPN+ (English and Spanish) with the prelims starting at 7 p.m. ET / 4 p.m. PT and the main card at 10 p.m. ET / 7 p.m. PT. The event will be closed to the public and will be produced with only essential personnel in attendance.

The UFC will then continue events on UFC FIGHT ISLAND with:

  • UFC FIGHT NIGHT®: FIGUEIREDO vs. BENAVIDEZ 2 on Saturday, July 18
  • UFC FIGHT NIGHT®: WHITTAKER vs. TILL on Saturday, July 25

For the latest information on additional bouts for this event, please visit www.ufc.com. All bouts live and subject to change.

A full line of UFC FIGHT ISLAND products, including t-shirts, hats, water bottles, tote bags, and more are available now on UFCStore.com


Published by Kalum Vaughns

Freelance journalist, podcaster, entrepreneur, author and philanthropist.

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