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Las Vegas – FightBook MMA has your Embedded Vlog Series for UFC 265: Lewis vs Gane. In episode #5, Pedro Munhoz sweats outdoors. Angela Hill and Jessica Penne expect exciting bouts. Ciryl Gane and Derrick Lewis talk to the broadcast team. The main card fighters attend the presser and face off.
The event will take place Saturday, August 7 at Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. All bouts will be simulcast on ESPN+ in English and Spanish beginning at 6 p.m. ET/3 p.m. PT with the UFC Fight Pass prelims. The prelims will continue exclusively on ESPN2 & ESPN+ at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT followed by the ESPN+ Pay-Per-View main card will kick off at 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT.
The main event will see Houston hometown hero and #2 ranked Derrick Lewis (25-7) fighting out of Houston, Texas will take on undefeated striking sensation and #3 ranked Ciryl Gane (9-0) fighting out of Paris, France for the interim UFC heavyweight championship. In the co-main event, former UFC featherweight champion and #4 ranked bantamweight Jose Aldo (29-7) fighting out of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil faces off with #8 Pedro Munhoz (19-5, 1 NC) fighting out of Sao Paulo, Brazil.
UFC 265 Fight Card: Lewis vs Gane:
Main Event on ESPN+ PPV (10 p.m. ET):
- 265 lbs.: For the interim heavyweight title: Derrick Lewis vs. Ciryl Gane
- 135 lbs.: Jose Aldo vs. Pedro Munhoz
- 170 lbs.: Michael Chiesa vs. Vicente Luque
- 115 lbs.: Angela Hill vs. Tecia Torres
- 135 lbs.: Casey Kenney vs. Song Yadong
Prelims Card on ESPN2/ESPN+ (8 p.m. ET):
- 155 lbs.: Rafael Fiziev vs. Bobby Green
- 135 lbs.: Vince Morales vs. Drako Rodriguez
- 205 lbs.: Ed Herman vs. Alonzo Menifield
- 115 lbs.: Karolina Kowalkiewicz vs. Jessica Penne
Early Prelims Card on ESPN2/ESPN+ (6 p.m. ET):
- 125 lbs.: Manel Kape vs. Ode Osbourne
- 135 lbs.: Anderson Dos Santos vs. Miles Johns
- 125 lbs.: Melissa Gatto vs. Victoria Leonardo
- 135 lbs.: Johnny Munoz vs. Jamey Simmons
Roberto Villa is the CEO, Founder, Executive Writer, Senior Editor of FightBook MMA. Has a passion for Combat Sports and also a podcast host for Sitting Ringside. He’s also a former MMA fighter and Kickboxer.
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