Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to pay-per-view (PPV) this weekend for the UFC 224: “Nunes vs. Pennington” mixed martial arts (MMA) event, locked and loaded for this Saturday night (May 12, 2018) inside Jeunesse Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Topping the card is the women’s bantamweight title fight pitting reigning 135-pound queenpin Amanda Nunes opposite top division contender Raquel Pennington. In the middleweight co-main event, hometown hero Ronaldo Souza will look to quell the uprising of welterweight import Kelvin Gastelum.
Let’s see what Ep. 3 has in store for us, courtesy of YouTube:
On Episode 3 of UFC 224 Embedded, women’s bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes makes the most of her downtime with a trip to the mall. Middleweight Kelvin Gastelum takes in the sight of Saturday night’s battleground. In the host hotel’s training rooms, middleweight Jacare Souza and strawweight Amanda Cooper stay sharp. Middleweight legend Vitor Belfort arrives in Brazil for his postponed retirement fight, and strawweight Mackenzie Dern finally lands after missing a scheduled flight. UFC 224 Embedded is an all-access, behind-the-scenes video blog leading up to the women’s bantamweight championship at UFC 224 on Saturday, May 12th on Pay-Per-View.
See the entire UFC 224 fight card and line up here.
MMAmania.com will deliver LIVE round-by-round, blow-by-blow coverage of the entire UFC 224 fight card on fight night (click here), starting with the Fight Pass “Prelims” matches online, which are scheduled to begin at 6 p.m. ET, then the remaining undercard balance on FX at 8 p.m. ET, before the PPV main card start time at 10 p.m. ET.
For much more on UFC 224 click here.
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