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Latest UFC 231 fight card, rumors for ‘Holloway vs Ortega’ PPV on Dec. 8 in Toronto

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UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway will make his Octagon return after a frightening health scare earlier this year to fight top 145-pound contender Brian Ortega. If “Blessed” is unable to answer the call, however, the Hawaiian risks getting stripped of his division strap. In addition, former bantamweight title contender Valentina Shevchenko will battle ex-strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk for the vacant 125-pound strap, recently stripped from the inactive Nicco Montano.

Event: UFC 231: “Holloway vs. Ortega”
Date: Sat., Dec. 8, 2018
Location: Scotiabank Arena in Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Broadcast: Pay-per-view (PPV), FOX Sports 1, UFC Fight Pass

UFC 231 PPV Main Event:

145 lbs.: UFC Featherweight Champion Max Holloway vs. Brian Ortega

UFC 231 PPV Main Card (10 p.m. ET):

125 lbs.: Valentina Shevchenko vs. Joanna Jedrzejczyk for vacant flyweight title
170 lbs.: Gunnar Nelson vs. Alex Oliveira
145 lbs.: Kyle Bochniak vs. Hakeem Dawodu
205 lbs.: Jimi Manuwa vs. Thiago Santos

UFC 231 ‘Prelims’ On FOX Sports 1 (Start Time 8 p.m. ET):

115 lbs.: Nina Ansaroff vs. Claudia Gadelha
155 lbs.: Olivier Aubin-Mercier vs. Gilbert Burns
115 lbs.: Katlyn Chookagian vs. Jessica Eye
185 lbs.: Eryk Anders vs. Elias Theodorou

UFC 231 ‘Prelims’ On Fight Pass (Start Time 6 p.m. ET):

135 lbs.: Brad Katona vs. Matthew Lopez
170 lbs.: Chad Laprise vs. Dhiego Lima
155 lbs.: Diego Ferreira vs. Kyle Nelson
205 lbs.: Devin Clark vs. Aleksandar Rakic

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