Khabib vs Gaethje is set to headline much awaited UFC 254 event at Yas Marina in Abu Dhabi on Saturday, 24th October 2020. The final fight card is also taking shape and UFC has announced some very good looking matchups on the undercard and preliminary fights. We take a look at entire UFC 254 PPV lineup, undercard and preliminary fights.
UFC 254 PPV Main-Event: Khabib vs Gaethje
Khabib Nurmagomedov is set to make his much awaited return to ring when he face Justin Gaethje. This fight will headline the PPV event of UFC 254.
UFC 254 PPV Main-Card:
So far UFC have confirmed several fights which will take place on the main card. Most notable being Robert Whittaker taking on Jared Cannonier, Walt Harris fighting Alexander Volkov and rest of the fights are listed below with weight groups.
|Undercard fight 1||Ion Cutelaba vs. Magomed Ankalaev (205 lbs)|
|Undercard fight 2||Cynthia Calvillo vs. Lauren Murphy (125 lbs)|
|Undercard fight 3||Rafael dos Anjos vs. Islam Makhachev (155 lbs)|
|Undercard fight 4||Walt Harris vs. Alexander Volkov (265 lbs)|
|Undercard fight 5||Robert Whittaker vs. Jared Cannonier (185 lbs)|
|Main-Event||Khabib Nurmagomedov vs Justin Gaethje (Title Fight)|
UFC 254 Prelims Card:
As far as Prelims are concerned there is some uncertainty surrounding confirmation of fights considering quarantine issues. So UFC are reluctant to confirm the final prelims card just yet. Although they have list some of the fights to be potentially on the prelim card which will be free to air in United States via ESPN.
|Prelims Fight 1||Stefan Struve vs. Tai Tuivasa (265 lbs)|
|Prelims Fight 2||Sergey Morozov vs. Umar Nurmagomedov (135 lbs)|
|Prelims Fight 3||Liana Jojua vs. Miranda Maverick (125 lbs)|
|Prelims Fight 4||Sam Alvey vs. Da Un Jung (205 lbs)|
|Prelims Fight 5||Phil Hawes vs. Jacob Malkoun (155 lbs)|
UFC 254 is a PPV event which will be broadcasted in the US on ESPN PPV. The coverage for PPV buyers available both on TV and via online services like streaming and through ESPN official web app. The coverage begins at around midnight local UAE time thats around 04:00 pm ET (USA time).