Las Vegas – The UFC® will end 2018 with two massive title fights. In a rematch of the greatest light heavyweight championship bout in UFC history, former titleholder Jon Jones (23-1, fighting out of Albuquerque, N.M. by way of Rochester, N.Y.) will run it back against No.2 contender Alexander Gustafsson (18-4, fighting out of Stockholm, Sweden).
In a battle of champions, women’s featherweight champ Cris Cyborg (20-1 1NC, fighting out of Huntington Beach, Calif. by way of Curitiba, Brazil) will go for her third successful defense against bantamweight titleholder Amanda Nunes (16-4, fighting out of Miami, Fla. by way Salvador, Brazil).
UFC® 232: JONES vs. GUSTAFSSON 2 goes down Saturday, December 29 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas and will air live on Pay-Per-View.
UFC will host a media conference call with all four athletes today Thursday, December 20 at 5 p.m. ET/2 p.m. PT. FightBook MMA correspondent Sasha Moksyakov will be attending the call. You can listen to the live stream above.
The following are scheduled to attend the conference call:
- JON JONES, No. 1 UFC light heavyweight contender
- ALEXANDER GUSTAFSSON, No. 2 UFC light heavyweight contender
- CRIS CYBORG, UFC women’s featherweight champion
- AMANDA NUNES, UFC women’s bantamweight champion
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