Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) held its official weigh in event for the “Nunes vs. Pennington” pay-per-view (PPV) event earlier today, in preparation for this Saturday night’s (May 12, 2018) mixed martial arts (MMA) extravaganza inside Jeunesse Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Watch the video replay here.
Coming nose-to-nose at the conclusion of today’s festivities were event headliners Amanda Nunes and Raquel Pennington. “Lioness” puts her 135-pound strap on the line against the streaking “Rocky” in the five-round headliner.
And let’s not forget the co-headliner:
And the flyweight vs. the strawweight:
To see the entire UFC 224 fight card and line up click 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.
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