UFC 262 takes place May 15 at Toyota Center in Houston. The main card streams on ESPN+ pay-per-view while the prelims on ESPN/ESPN+.
Nate Diaz is set to take on Leon Edwards as co-main event of the pay-per-view event in Houston. The welterweight fight will be the first five-round none title fight.
Diaz (20-12 MMA, 18-11 UFC) has not competed or been booked since a November 2019 when he fought for the “BMF” title fight losing to Jorge Masvidal. Edwards (18-3 MMA, 10-2 UFC) last fight was at UFC Fight Night main event against Belal Muhammad which ended in a no contest when Edwards inadvertently landed an eye poke that ended the fight.
UFC 262 fight card (so far):
Michael Chandler vs. Charles Oliveira
Nate Diaz vs. Leon Edwards
Beneil Dariush vs. Tony Ferguson
Jamie Pickett vs. Jordan Wright
Priscila Cachoeira vs. Gina Mazany
Viviane Araujo vs. Katlyn Chookagian
Alex Perez vs. Matt Schnell
Andrea Lee vs. Antonina Shevchenko
Edson Barboza vs. Shane Burgos
Jack Hermansson vs. Edmen Shahbazyan
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