LAS VEGAS (Wed, July 5, 2017)– UFC 213: Amanda Nunes vs. Valentina Shevchenko takes place 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.
The UFC returns this week during International Fight Week bringing you UFC 213. The promotion has rolled out its “Embedded Vlog Series” for a preview of Saturday’s pay-per-view event. They started off with “Countdown to UFC 213” and you watch the full episode here.
In the main event, women’s bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes (14-4 MMA, 7-1 UFC) will put her title on the line as she will face Valentina Shevchenko (14-2 MMA, 3-1 UFC). In the co-main event, Robert Whittaker (18-4 MMA, 9-2 UFC) will go against Yoel Romero (13-1 MMA, 8-0 UFC) as they will fight for the interim middleweight title.
From the official YouTube description:
On episode 1 of UFC 213 Embedded, the athletes sharpen their physical skills as fight week begins. Middleweight title hopeful Robert Whittaker arrives early in Las Vegas and combats jet lag with games in the gym. In Miami, his opponent Yoel Romero focuses on cardio and draws inspiration from legendary boxers. Bantamweight title challenger Valentina Shevchenko braves the heat to train outdoors in Las Vegas, then “Bullet” visits a shooting range with her sister. Bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes works with coach Din Thomas inside the UFC Performance Institute. UFC 213 Embedded is an all-access, behind-the-scenes video blog leading up to the two title fights at UFC 213: Nunes vs. Shevchenko 2 taking place Saturday, July 8 on Pay-Per-View.