LAS VEGAS (Mon, July 3, 2017)– UFC 213: Amanda Nunes vs. Valentina Shevchenko takes place Saturday at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. The main card will air on pay-per-view while the prelims on FS1 and UFC Fight Pass.
This past weekend was the debut of “Countdown to UFC 213,” and you can check out the full episode below. The special previews the title bout between women’s bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes (14-4 MMA, 7-1 UFC) as she takes on Valentina Shevchenko (14-2 MMA, 3-1 UFC). As we remember, Nunes won their first fight at UFC 196 by unanimous decision so Valenitina is coming in to avenge her lost as they meet for the second time.
“Countdown” also features an interim middleweight title fight between No. 2 Yoel Romero (12-1 MMA, 8-0 UFC) as he takes on No. 4 Robert Whittaker (18-4 MMA, 9-2 UFC). The winner of this fight will fight for the title-unification bout against champion Michael Bisping.
Check out the full episode below to go behind the scenes as the fighters prepare for their title fights in Las Vegas.
UFC 213: Amanda Nunes vs. Valentina Shevchenko Fight Card :
(Pay-per-view, 10 p.m. ET)
For women’s bantamweight title: Champ Amanda Nunes vs. Valentina Shevchenko
For interim middleweight title: Yoel Romero vs. Robert Whittaker
Curtis Blaydes vs. Daniel Omielanczuk
Alistair Overeem vs. Fabricio Werdum
Jim Miller vs. Anthony Pettis
PRELIMINARY CARD #2
(FS1, 8 p.m. ET)
Travis Browne vs. Aleksei Oleinik
Brian Camozzi vs. Chad Laprise
Gerald Meerschaert vs. Thiago “Marreta” Santos
Jordan Mein vs. Belal Muhammad
PRELIMINARY CARD #1
(UFC Fight Pass, 6:30 p.m. ET)
Rob Font vs. Douglas Silva de Andrade
Cody Stamann vs. Terrion Ware
James Bochnovic vs. Trevin Giles